Then I came across “The Leading Brain”….. and became more aware of how to reach my peak performance or sweet spot. … More How Arousal Levels Influence Performance.
Look around you. Think about your friends and who you surround yourself with. Are you surrounded by people of positive influence? Are these people adding value to your life? Can you turn to these people when you need honest opinions? Or have you surrounded yourself with people who just bring you comfort and who really … More Friendships; A Key Ingredient for Success
But the bigger question for myself was, why in some cases did I bully others? Hmm… I could never figure that out. Until now! … More Why I Bullied Others…..And Maybe Why You Did Too…
“All of us are simply bundles of habits.” Rick Warren Have you ever sat and thought about your habits? I mean really put some deep thought into your habits. Thinking about how you created them, why you created them or even how they affect your daily life. If your answer to that is no, then … More Be Enriched with Andy & Carolyn – Life controlled by Habits
A few weeks ago, I participated in a Communication Fundamentals class at Skyline Technology Solutions in Glen Burnie, Maryland. During the class,the Founder of Skyline, Brian Holsonbake, shared with us his personal life’s storywith us and whytheydeveloped a communications class at a technology company. The following is what I took away. In today’s world, we live in a society … More Go out and be Ashamed – Freedom through Vulnerability
As I sit reading Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill one thing that sticks out to me is that any one person is their best friend and worst enemy. I got to this conclusion while reading the Organized Planning chapter. Reading this chapter made me sit back and think about my past, my present and … More 3 Ways to Avoid Being Conquered by Self
This past Tuesday marked another milestone for my charity, The Complete Player (TCP), and one that I am very proud of. This past September TCP started conducting our Business & Leadership program at MacArthur Middle School for the second straight year, with this years program being much improved and bringing students even greater opportunities. Included … More Bringing Real Value to Field Trips
Competition was and still is a huge part of my life, I am sure most of you can relate to that. Sometimes I think it is just part of my DNA, and a strong competitive nature is something that I was born with. Maybe it just came from playing sports my whole life and desiring … More I Am Better Than You! I hope you feel the same way about me.
When it comes to growth, no matter what area you are looking to grow in there are a handful of skills and abilities you need to pursue and possess. We all know that in order to grow you have to work hard, persevere, take risks, yadda yadda yadda. These attributes are certainly a must, no doubt about it. When it … More You Must Be Able To Do This In Order To Grow.
When it comes to growth you have to be in the right environment in order to do so. That sounds like a “duh” statement but there are many of us out there whose growth has been stunted because we haven’t taken the necessary steps to be in the right growth environment. The saving grace in … More Are You in the Right Environment? 3 Ideas to Consider