noiz viol8ion blog #526 – Embrace Failure

To embrace failure is not to make failure feel better. Failure feels terrible and it should feel terrible. To embrace failure is to feel this terrible feeling. To soak this feeling in and do whatever it take to not feel it again. To use failure as a learning opportunity. When failure happens the important thingContinue reading “noiz viol8ion blog #526 – Embrace Failure”

noiz viol8ion blog #485 – How To Be Successful

Be prepared. There are only so many opportunities you get and you never know when an opportunity is going to present itself. Getting one opportunity is hard enough and you never know if you will get another one. Be ready and make your own luck. When opportunity meets execution then success will follow. Practice, practiceContinue reading “noiz viol8ion blog #485 – How To Be Successful”

noiz viol8ion blog #471 – Raise The Stakes

When the stakes are raised there is more on the line. There is more to gain and more to loose. Knowing this you are forced to step up your game and become better. A good analogy is skiing when you stick to the easy slopes then you will always be a beginner. As soon asContinue reading “noiz viol8ion blog #471 – Raise The Stakes”

noiz viol8ion blog #438 – The Game

Whichever game you are playing, you have the power to play at the any level you want. If you want to be an amateur or a professional it is up to you and your commitment. There are things you can control and things you can’t. To increase performance and get better you have to doContinue reading “noiz viol8ion blog #438 – The Game”

Blog #266 – Life is Like Jeopardy

The answers are all around us but we need to ask better questions to unlock better results. If you want a different result then what you are getting then you need to ask a different question. A quality question will open your mind to quality answers. You must ask the question and listen for theContinue reading “Blog #266 – Life is Like Jeopardy”

Blog #263 – Visualize the Perfect Shot

Ben Hogan said that before he hit the golf ball he would visualize a perfect shot. He would visualize exactly where he wants the ball to go and with perfect form. Visualizing builds up muscle memory even though your not going through the motions. Your body and brain acts as if its a real memory.Continue reading “Blog #263 – Visualize the Perfect Shot”

Blog #255 – Is this scarier than Dying?

Many people claim their biggest fear is public speaking. WHY? You will not die if you give a bad speech. There is no danger to your physical well being. The reason people are scared is because they are scared of what people will think about them. They think they will be judged and be disliked.Continue reading “Blog #255 – Is this scarier than Dying?”

Blog #220 – How to Make it look easy

Everyone who has done something you admire has more than likely worked their tail off to achieve it. In sports there is a concept of “Natural Talent”. This means that they are naturally gifted and they don’t have to work as hard as most people. It is true that if you are 7′ then youContinue reading “Blog #220 – How to Make it look easy”

Blog #214 – Would you rather work 40 hrs or 80 hrs a week?

If you are passionate about your goals then you are being pulled to achieve them. You are propelled to meet your deadlines. You celebrate your hard work. You are motivated by the person you are becoming. You are constantly improving yourself and adding new tricks to your repertoire. You game is raising every year andContinue reading “Blog #214 – Would you rather work 40 hrs or 80 hrs a week?”

Blog #183 – Sit down be HUMBLE

Practice humility like you practice any other skill. Being humble keeps you from slipping. As soon as you think you do not need to do the things that got you where you are is when you start loosing and making mistakes. Being humble allows you to take criticism because you know who you are andContinue reading “Blog #183 – Sit down be HUMBLE”