Stories, Tips and Inspiration

courage doesn't always roar

Courage doesn’t always roar…

Courage doesn’t have to be a big, heroic triumph over evil. Sometimes the tiniest actions have the biggest impact. Listen to that little voice and keep moving forward.

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creativity takes courage

Creativity takes courage.

Creative people are not just little geniuses that run around with ideas flowing out of their ears all day long. Being creative takes pure guts. Releasing your art or your contribution to the world can be scary, but someone out there needs to see it. Don’t hold them back. Go forth and create!

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be brave

Be brave. Take risks.

Taking a risk can be hard, but you’ll never know how good you can be until you push the limits. If you make a mistake, you will learn a better way to execute your plan the next time. Always look for ways to learn and gain experience.

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People criticize because...

People criticize because…

Don’t be discouraged by your critics. Just because they can’t visualize you achieving success, doesn’t mean it won’t happen for you. Put your brave face on and prove them wrong!  

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Be Super. Always.

Be Super. Always.

We are all human. No one is asking you to be superhuman. Just a super human. Put your best self out there and be super today and every day!

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Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Behind every successful person is a team of people who love and support not only that person but each other. Think about your dream team. Who would be on it? Who would you cut? Surround yourself with happy, supportive people and lead your team to victory!

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Photo Contest

Show us what you do and win!

Here’s how it works: Take a photo of yourself or your child doing what you love to do. It could be playing sports, posing on the job or just being funny. Submit your photo before February 5th by clicking here. Share your entry and tell your friends to vote! The photo with the most votes…

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Womens Ski Jumping Valentine

Women’s Ski Jumping: Because girls can fly, too!

This year marks the first time women can compete in the ski jumping event at the 2014 Winter Olympics. After a long fight, women skiers will finally be able to show off their skills on the slopes alongside the men. I am incredibly excited to see this event. If you’re not familiar with women’s ski…

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lucille ball quote

Luck? I don’t know anything about luck…

Hard work is definitely a big factor in success, but I think this quote highlights something even more important. Opportunity. Being able to recognize good opportunities when they land can be difficult for anyone. If you set goals and know what you want, separating the great opportunities from the mediocre becomes easy.  

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success quote

Success is achieved by…

Love this quote but it raises the question of what do we do with our weaknesses? Ignore them? Weaknesses can be developed or compensated for by putting the right team members in place around you. Your strengths are what you – and only you – do best. The more you focus on and develop your…

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marine - successful people know

Successful people know…

Are things going in the wrong direction? Successful people understand that they must take a few steps back and evaluate their progress. Learn to spot your mistakes and find ways to avoid them in the future. You’ve got to step back sometimes before you can move forward.  

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Leah

What happens when Miss America’s Outstanding Teen is told she can’t…

Leah Sykes is on a mission. This 16 year old junior homeschooler from Jacksonville, Florida recently competed for the title of Miss America’s Outstanding Teen and calls her platform “Seeing Beyond Disabilities”. Her mission is working to give those with mental and physical disabilities the same opportunities as those without disabilities. One of Leah’s main goals is…

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