Tag :coaching

Posted on 21 Aug 2014
All In! Life Lessons From A Pro Gambler

If I gave you a 99 percent chance to win at a hand of poker, you’d take it right? What if I threw in the fact that you’d be dealt pocket aces, even better right? A few days ago World Series of Poker mainstay Connor...

Posted on 13 Aug 2014
The Gospel of Opportunity

  Growing up my mom made it her life’s mission to make sure her children were not only raised in a home filled with integrity, but also had a connection to church. Most Sundays our family would be front and center on ...

Posted on 06 Aug 2014
5 Financial Pitfalls of College Freshmen

Of college and graduations, Dan Rather says, “A college degree is the key to realizing the essence of the American Dream. It is well worth the financial sacrifice because it is supposed to open the door to a world of ...

Posted on 28 Jul 2014
Life Hacks From A Breakfast Sandwich

Not long ago, I woke up with a serious craving for a McDonald's Egg McMuffin! As I enjoyed my sandwich, I began wondering where this delicious slice of heaven came from. As it turns out, the infamous Egg McMuffin breakf...

Posted on 31 Mar 2014
The great benefit of failure

We live in a society that keeps telling us we should be resisting anything that looks like failure. From childhood, failure is looked upon as the ultimate disaster. It has somehow grown to mean you have reached your lim...

Posted on 13 Mar 2014
March Madness; Life On The Bubble

It’s that time of the year again! A feverish pace comes upon the sports world while all eyes turn towards colligate basketball in hopes of witnessing history. From Nebraska, to Gonzaga, Connecticut and Florida; everyon...

Posted on 15 Jan 2014
Creating a winning strategy this year

Here we are only a few short weeks into another year. Like many buzzing on social media the energy is building for another push of affirmations, proclamations and resolutions. The issue that concerns me is, “How will t...

Posted on 26 Nov 2013
Coaching The Coach

I am a coach. It is not a decision, but more of a calling. Most coaches you run into who are passionate about what they do are called to do so. Money is not the motivating factor (although, it IS a factor). Coaching is ...

Posted on 22 Nov 2013
The Best Man Holiday strikes gold and shares lessons

15 years ago Malcolm D. Lee, first cousin of, famed director and innovator, Spike Lee pulled together a cast of Hollywood’s young African Americans on a shoestring budget to make a movie depicting relationship interac...

Posted on 20 Nov 2013
Contrary to Popular Belief…

Despite what many people will tell you, a business does not begin with a dream. If that were the case, everyone with a dream would have a business, right? Well, we all know that is not the case. A business, in fact, beg...