Tag - personal development


Does It Serve YOU?

          I’ve got a very important question. Which will lead to a very important answer. That answer will give you boundless energy and deep fulfillment. And the best news of all… it will help others feel the same. First, a story…   Years ago, I was at a personal growth conference …


Are you worth it?

        Lying in bed late one night, I saw Tony Robbins infomercial. Here were my thoughts… “Oh yeah…you can ‘totally transform for your health, wealth, blah, blah, blah…’ for only $200.  Are there really people who fall for this?” “I wonder if it actually works for people.  What if Tony is for …


Validation vs Feedback

        I’m going to want your feedback on this one! What’s the difference between validation and feedback? Where in your life do you seek out or crave validation?  Is it helping, hurting or some mixture of both? Where in your life do you search for feedback? Is it helping, hurting or is …


3 Keys To Choosing the Right Environment

        Recently, my wife and I were talking about what school would be the best environment for our 7-year old? (You may hear me talk about “What’s In Your Front Row?” – to me this is the same thing as your environment. It’s WHAT and WHO is close to us. It’s what …


3 Steps To Move Your Projects Forward

        Writing a book isn’t easy. I’m finding that out – Every. Single. Day. I’m PUMPED that the Front Row Factor book is coming out around thanksgiving, and I couldn’t be more thrilled about the project but that doesn’t change the fact that it’s been super challenging. After having a call this …


3 Steps To Make Powerful Choices

        Are you a powerful decision maker? Would your track record say you are? Do you have a decision making process? At times in life, I’ve struggled with big decisions. I’ve stumbled upon a solid system you can use to make big decisions, whether it’s who to marry or what to have …


2 Big Lessons From Jeff Hoffman, Serial Entrepreneur (Priceline.com, uBid.com, ColorJar)

        I had the privilege of having dinner with Jeff Hoffman, Serial Entrepreneur (Priceline.com, uBid.com, ColorJar), last night. It was awesome! I quickly found myself deeply engaged in the stories he shared and the life/business lessons that each one contained. We talked about how priceline.com came to be, traveling the world, hanging …


Prioritizing Relations & Saying No

        Steve Jobs once said, “Focusing is about saying no”.  (He mentions it here.)   When we choose to give our attention to specific people in life, we’re often forced to minimize attention for others.  Only 24 hours each day to play ? How do WE choose WHO gets our attention?  Who’s attention are …


Celebr8 Life in the Front Row!

        How do you CELEBR8 life? On a 1-10 scale, how would you rate your ability to CELEBR8 (I’m not just talking birthdays and major holidays, I’m talking about the little moments that make up our life)? In the past, I’ve been TERRIBLE!   I remember clearly birthdays and other holidays bringing …