Inspired By Nick

The Nick I’m inspired by in Nick Santonastasso. Some of you may have heard of him, some of you may know a bunch about, even so keep reading especially if you live in or near Bellingham, WA. A quick background on Nick. Nick was born without legs, only one arm, and on that one arm … Continue reading Inspired By Nick

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Turn an L into a W

It is inevitable in life that you will end up in with some losses along the way and how you respond to those loses will determine how you progress in life. It is easy to see a loss as a defeat and a reason to give up. A loss is an easy out when something … Continue reading Turn an L into a W

Free Solo (Warning Spoiler Alert)

Free Solo, about the free climber Alex Honnold climbing El Capitan in Yosemite, just won an Oscar tonight for best documentary. I’m not overly into the Academy Awards because I usually haven’t seen the movies but this one, I didn’t want to be out of the loop on. I have been interested in what Honnold … Continue reading Free Solo (Warning Spoiler Alert)

The Company Party

It’s that festive time of year when everyone over commits and spends an abnormal amount of time with people they rarely see the rest of the year. To add to the chaos of the season every company decides now is the time to throw an annual party. Here is the big question, is this something … Continue reading The Company Party

Activity VS. Productivity

Q: How have you been? A: Good, busy. Why is that interaction so common? Is everyone really that busy? We keep creating tools to make our lives easier, yet we never seem to have any more time. We have computers, cell phones, gas barbecues, google maps, rice cookers, mixers, Amazon, audio books, online banking, dishwashers…. … Continue reading Activity VS. Productivity

Cross Training

It is common to implement cross training into our physical world, there are plenty of known benefits, so the diversity gets implemented as part of most training plans. When we cross over into the business world this cross training rarely occurs. People dive into their chosen business and once there tend to focus on that … Continue reading Cross Training

The Wrong Decision

Leader is a word that gets dissected and talked about maybe more than any other word in the English language. It is a word that instantly brings connotations and probably people to mind when it is heard. Leaders are looked up to and treated differently then those around them. Being a leader means a lot … Continue reading The Wrong Decision