The Secret To Unhappiness

  In both my business-to-business blog as well as my personal development blog, I’ve written about the secret to finding happiness.   The formula is simple: If LC=BP then you are happy.   Broken down, LC stands for Life Conditions, and BP stands for Blueprint. Basically, if your life conditions—how your life is right now—match…

Are You An Askhole?

I was listening to a motivational speaker the other day and he said something that I think we can all relate to at some point in our lives—especially if you do any type of consulting or coaching.   He said, “Don’t ask God to guide your footsteps if you are not willing to move your…

Is Your Life Super?

  That beautiful little bundle of awesomeness is my daughter Sariah, and let me tell you, she’s something special.   She’s got this attitude of absolute joy, of happiness, or imagination and excitement day in and day out. (Okay, it tends to fade at bed time and turn into crying, fighting, and refusing to sleep,…

The Great Bozo Explosion

  Over the past couple weeks, I’ve been chatting with one of the great marketing legends of the martial arts industry, Stephen Oliver, and he said something that really stuck with me…   He said, “We’ve suffered a great Bozo-Explosion“—and I couldn’t agree more.   Now, all comments out of context can be guided a…

Are You A Sucker?

  Trick question, do you know—off the top of your head—any P.T. Barnum quotes?   How about this one…   “There’s a sucker born every minute.”   Ever heard that one? A quick search online will confirm his name attached to that quote.   But many people are misinformed, and a deeper search past the…