The Brain Warrior’s Way

Ignite Your Energy and Focus; Attack Illness and Aging; Transform Pain into Purpose

“A warrior is someone who is committed to master oneself at all levels, who develops the courage to do the right thing for yourself, others, and community.” —The Way of the SEAL by Mark Divine

The war for your health is won or lost between your ears, in the moment-by-moment decisions your brain makes every day. When your brain works right, your decisions are much more likely to be effective and add laserlike focus, energy and health to your life. When your brain is troubled, for whatever reason, you are much more likely to make bad decisions that steal your energy, focus, moods, memory, and health and lead to your early destruction and trouble in future generations. Continue reading “The Brain Warrior’s Way”

How to Keep Your Ego From Getting the Best of You

‘When we remove ego, we’re left with what’s real: rock-hard humility and confidence.’

Maybe you’re young and brimming with ambition. Maybe you’re young and struggling. Maybe you’ve already accomplished enough to last a lifetime. Maybe you’re stunned to find out how empty it is at the top. Maybe you’re charged with leading others through a crisis. Maybe you just got fired. Maybe you just hit rock bottom. Continue reading “How to Keep Your Ego From Getting the Best of You”

25 Books for Success

Read these, achieve more.

You might wonder why your favorite book didn’t make the list. Well, we could’ve filled the magazine with dozens more books. Our top 25 are by no stretch of the imagination the only books you should read. To the contrary, we know reading about and applying techniques and success strategies are the best ways to discover and stay focused on your life’s journey. Continue reading “25 Books for Success”

4 Characteristics of People Who Are Mentally Tough

Mental toughness is the secret sauce for performing at the top of your game. Here’s how to get it.

Want to be successful in life? Know this: It takes a special kind of fortitude and it’s what separates the elite from average performers. When the going gets tough, the tough don’t get going—they reach for a winning prescription called mental toughness.

What’s mental toughness all about? It’s been described as the “ability to work hard and respond resiliently to failure and adversity; the inner quality that enables individuals to work hard and stick to their long-term passions and goals.” Continue reading “4 Characteristics of People Who Are Mentally Tough”

3 Ways to Answer What Are Your Weaknesses?

Making it to the interview stage is a huge win during a job search. But what happens when they ask, “What are your weaknesses?” It’s a tough one—because not only is it hard to admit your faults, but you also don’t want to hurt your chances of getting hired.

Luckily it’s one of the most common interview questions, so, knowing that, you can prepare a rock-solid reply before you’re even asked. Continue reading “3 Ways to Answer What Are Your Weaknesses?”

How to Know When to Be Assertive With Your Team

During the course of your professional career how many leaders have you come across that could be best described as a bully? How many were absolute pushovers?

The fact is, being either a bully or a pushover doesn’t make for a good leader. Leaders with these characteristics don’t have a team that supports them. Instead, the most effective leaders possess assertiveness to motivate and manage their team while handling crises efficiently. Continue reading “How to Know When to Be Assertive With Your Team”

20 Ways Your Business Can Outrank Anyone Online

Is there one particular website that consistently outranks yours? This can be an extremely frustrating experience. It seems like no matter what you do, you just can’t seem to improve your rankings.

This post will give you a checklist you can follow to outrank nearly anyone online. If you can consistently carry out these tasks (you likely don’t even need to do all them), you stand a fantastic chance of outranking even your toughest competitors. Continue reading “20 Ways Your Business Can Outrank Anyone Online”

8 Ways to Slow Down and De-Stress Your Busy Life

Every. Single. Day. That’s what it feels like when you get slammed at work, have to pick up the kids, mow the lawn, get your car in the shop and go to your best friend’s birthday party because there’s always something to do and so little time.

I’m a busy guy like you, trying to make it till tomorrow with as much hair on my head as possible. While it may seem impossible to become less stressed, it’s totally possible. Continue reading “8 Ways to Slow Down and De-Stress Your Busy Life”

3 Common Credit Mistakes New Business Owners Make

Starting a business can come with a lot of unknowns and many business owners spend their first few months learning from their mistakes. But when it comes to building business credit, making a point to start on the right foot can save you lots of time and money in the long run. But since new business owners are entering uncharted territory when they launch their business they often don’t recognize the mistakes they are making until it’s too late. To save you the trouble, here are three big mistakes new business owners make when it comes to building business credit. Continue reading “3 Common Credit Mistakes New Business Owners Make”