Tag Archives: freedom

What Independence Day in 2020 Means To Me

Just over a year ago, I was in Norway speaking at a conference and had the unexpected pleasure of experiencing Norway’s independence day in Oslo. It was stunning for me, like witnessing the national holiday of some ethereal and magical land, not of this earth. People were dressed in the clothing of centuries past, celebrating, eating, and enjoying one another. I witnessed a national pride and unity in every person, child, and home that I […]

127 Hours – The Truth of Urgency

You’re trapped. Your arm is stuck between a rock and a rock wall.  For 127 hours. And in the end, you choose the only choice that will save you. It’s time to cut off your own arm.  With a swiss army knife.  This is the true story of Aron Rolston – and a surprisingly appropriate metaphor for many of us doing transformational work. The movie 127 Hours tells his story: a rock climber (played by […]

[YOUTUBE] Millionaires aren’t imaginary. They’re made.

I recently gave a talk in NYC about what it actually means to be a millionaire. It was on my friend Tricia Brouk’s Expert Speaker stage, and I’m over-the-top excited to share it with you.  If I asked you – Do you want to be a millionaire… what would you say? Yes, right? Maybe even HELL yes! It’s kind of a no-brainer for most people.  But what if I asked you for the specifics? Like… […]