Some Things Just Take Time

Some Things Just Take Time

Learning to drive a car.

Finishing school.

Writing your first book and,

starting a small business.

And often my impatience gets in the way.

It’s the stress of running a business that soooo many people experience.

I find I want solution - now! - and get frustrated and anxious when I’m forced to slow down.

At those times it doesn’t help to be reminded “it’s about the journey, not the destination!” I want a solution now!

For example…

10 Ways to Stay Fit, Be Happy and Win in Life

10 Ways to Stay Fit, Be Happy and Win in Life

Are you on top of your game?

As an employee?

As an entrepreneur?

As a Mom, a Dad?

My plate is always full and I have to fight to stay on top of work, life, health, happiness and optimism.

Between my speaking engagements and getting The Sledge Hockey Experience off the ground - while still trying to have a life after hours - the mental toll can be a beast.

And so…

I want to share my (secret) formula for high performance and living life at its fullest. And this is the kind of secret I want you to share!

What People With Disabilities Can Teach You About Resilience

What People With Disabilities Can Teach You About Resilience

Can you imagine your life without feet?

Most people would cringe at the thought! Whether it was your feet, an arm, your thumb… it doesn’t matter as much. There is a certain fear that goes with losing one’s ability to function as they normally do today.

At the same time, what always fascinates me is that so many of the “able bodied population” (as we like to call it in the sledge hockey/Paralympic world) always look up to Paralympians and people with disabilities as some of the most inspirational, resilient, and incredible people on this planet.

A manager friend of mine was sharing how inspired he was about one of his employee’s positive attitudes, despite using a wheelchair everyday.

Which led to me asking these three questions…

3 Steps to Finally Get Control of Your Happiness

3 Steps to Finally Get Control of Your Happiness

“I’ve got everything I need and I’m still not happy. What’s wrong with me?”

Have you ever asked yourself that question?

Me too. Which sounds funny coming from a paraplegic 

But it’s true!

I can do a mental inventory of my life at any given moment - dream job as a motivational speaker, Paralympic medal hanging on the wall, I live in a beautiful city, have great friends - and realize that I’ve got it pretty good.

But it’s easy to forget.

Recently a friend reached out to me. He was struggling on the inside, even though he appeared to have it all it looking at his “outside”...