Mindset

Jake Thompson speaking

You’ll Never Be 100% Ready

But if you keep waiting on that “perfect” time, you’ll never move off of the starting line. I’ve been working…

Bumps & Bruises

It’s been a whirlwind start to the year and if you’re anything like me, it feels like I’m already a…

My Three Words for 2017

  What will define your 2017? Each year, I anxiously anticipate Chris Brogan’s “My 3 Words..” blog post. It’s become tradition…

Courage Over Comfort

Courage or comfort? What will you choose? Do you want your life to be remembered as one represented by courage,…

How to Create a Positive Attitude

How do you maintain a positive attitude when everything around you is negative or going to shit? How do you…

Endurance Training

How much pain are you willing to endure in order to go for glory? If you know what’s coming, if…

Start a Revolution

Start a (Life) Revolution

Set off fireworks in your life with a revolution. Two hundred and forty years ago, our great nation was born with…

How’s Your Perspective

This week’s Monday Motivation is a reminder about the importance of perspective. How you view an obstacle determines your attitude…

How You Should Finish 2015

Can you believe it? Saturday night’s Big Ten Championship game provided something most football fans have never seen – a…

Being Realistic

“Be realistic.” Those two words are the most damaging to your dreams. “Being realistic” is accepting things as they are…