Motivation to Support the AMAZING People We Know

Posted by on Oct 5, 2011 in The Power of Relationships | 3 comments

I commented on a Facebook post today and wrote, “Really cannot say enough good things about the guy” After writing the comment I stared at the screen for a brief moment reconfirming the words I had just typed.  Yep, I meant every word of it.  He’s that good a guy. At that moment it dawned on me that I have some very special people in my life. And no, not just because they’re family or because we’ve been friends for years, but I...

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20 Tips on How to Approach People

Posted by on Aug 24, 2011 in Ask Better Questions, The Power of Relationships | 4 comments

This week’s blog is in response to the blog topic request from Darian. Here’s Darian’s request: “….I was actually thinking a similar thing today on set with producers, directors, etc. who I want to introduce myself to and don’t know exactly who they are. What are good ways to approach higher ups and to make them remember you without seeming like I actually am below them?” Thanks for the request Darian. Here goes. Hope this...

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Motivation for Asking Better Questions

Posted by on Aug 17, 2011 in Ask Better Questions, The Power of Relationships | 7 comments

Motivation for Asking Better Questions Have you ever looked across the room and saw someone you’d like to be talking to thoroughly enjoying their conversation with someone else and wonder what they’re talking about? This week’s blog is in response to Gregg Salkovitch’s request on my Facebook survey.  Here’s what Gregg had to say: “I’d like to hear more about the importance of asking good creative questions and what...

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Team 51

Posted by on May 17, 2011 in Motivation, Self-improvement, Taking Action, The Power of Relationships | 3 comments

Team 51 Coming together is a beginning.  Keeping together is progress.  Working together is success.”  Henry Ford Team 51 began at Duke’s back in 2007.   It started off like any other warm summer night in Malibu would when you toss in a couple of beers, taco Tuesday and a couple ambitious entrepreneurs.  Something special happened that night.  If we could bottle it up and sell the energy present that night it would literally change...

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The Power of Positive Associations

Posted by on Oct 27, 2010 in Success habits, The Power of Relationships | 7 comments

Run with the turkeys or soar with the eagles? Being an avid sports fan, the phrase “The Dream Team” rekindles memories of Michael (Jordan), Larry (Bird), Magic (Johnson) and the other members of the 1992 US Olympic Basketball team. Of the twelve players on the gold medal team, ten were named among the Greatest 50 NBA players of all time.  WOW!  With that supporting cast, your success is almost guaranteed, right? So who’s on your dream...

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