Keep Your Eye On The Ball

Don't Mistake Stress for Lack of Focus At almost any given moment, somewhere in the world there is a father watching his son or daughter … [Read more...]

Why Dumb Ideas Are Often Smart

Ever feel like you're in a fish bowl and your mistakes are seen by everybody? Feeling low because an idea you had didn't … [Read more...]

Why It Pays To Sometimes Say YES

When opportunity hides in unlikely places   Why would you do that for free? You're a professional. Free … [Read more...]

When A Competitor Copies Your Stuff

Wait! Somebody else said that first! Oh yeah! ME! Imitation is the highest form of flattery. Unless you're a … [Read more...]

Nobody Owes You Free Advice

Today's post is going to sound snarky, but it needs to be said. First, let me say that I do believe in giving back. I do believe that … [Read more...]

Motivational Speaker And Actor On How to Sound Spontaneous

Yes, I am a motivational speaker now, but for over twenty-five years I was a professional card-carrying actor in film, television and on stages … [Read more...]

How to Find Possibilities Right In Your Own Home

In her acceptance speech, 2015 Tony Award winner, Lisa Kron, told us about a dream she had. And when I heard what she said every bell in my … [Read more...]

Are You Getting in Your Own Way?

“Your greatest attribute, that which allows you to accomplish most in life and the most treasured aspect of your being will often be the source … [Read more...]

Fastest Way to Alienate a Customer EVER!

Seriously. You won't believe what he said. I call it the Worst Customer Service Comment in the History of the World.  I thought my brain was … [Read more...]

11 years later, Jennifer Hudson made rejection look good!

11 years ago today, Jennifer Hudson was voted off, yes voted off of American Idol. There is a lot we can learn from her so called 'failure' on … [Read more...]