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The Year in Three Words

My Three Words

Many people, including myself, begin their year with the three words – Happy New Year. That phrase is a wonderful greeting and a terrific wish for ourselves and others – but it won’t sustain us through the year. Another set of


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Take Heart – You Don’t Need to Wrestle With Success

Coach Dan Gable

Dan Gable

Danny was born on October 25, 1948 in Waterloo, Iowa. His father, Mack, was a real estate salesman – his mother, Katie, was a homemaker. The family lived a modest, yet very satisfying lifestyle. For his part, Danny put a


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The Wizardry of John Wooden – Coach, Teacher, Leader

John Wooden

Coach John Wooden

John was born in Hall, Indiana on October 14, 1910 – the second son of Joshua and Roxie Wooden. When he was 8, the family moved to a small farm near Centerton, Ind., a town which boasted a population of


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Building a Brand With PURPOSE

Corey Jahnke

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There were some very noteworthy events in 1966 – the U.S. began an aggressive escalation of military in Vietnam while anti-war protests grew exponentially, Indira Ghandi visited the U.S., the Miranda warning became law, Surveyor 1 landed on the moon


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It Starts With You

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As a coach and  speaker – a branding guy – I guide people in the discovery of their dreams and in creating the successful life they desire. Together we find their clarity of purpose – their why.  Building fearless brands


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How’s Your Receptivity? 7 Pitfalls to Avoid

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The Law of Receptivity might be the most challenging of The Go-Giver’s Five Laws of Stratospheric Success. This could be why the authors – Bob Burg and John David Mann – deemed this to be the fifth, and final law


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TGGR – From a philosophy to a brand…

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“Shifting one’s focus from getting to giving; in this case meaning constantly and consistently adding value to peoples’ lives, is not only a nice way to live life, but a very financially profitable way, as well. ”  Bob Burg The


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The Go-Giver Retreat – Sharing the wealth…

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Spending five days in West Palm Beach, Florida in April was something I was really looking forward to.  Sunshine, beaches, great restaurants and a relaxed attitude all sounded terrific and hey, I deserved all of that! 🙂 Add to that


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Success, Happiness and All That Jazz…

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“Laisse les bon temps rouler!” If you’ve spent anytime in New Orleans you’ve heard this saying. Translation? “Let the good times roll!” South Louisiana is in my blood – literally. With a father born and raised in New Orleans and


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