I’m In My 20’s And I Still Don’t Know What I Want (And That’s OK).

I Still Don't Know What I Want

I’m 22. I’m going into my final year of university this fall. Next May, I will graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration, with an Advanced Diploma in Marketing. I’ve spent countless hours on papers, projects, and lectures. I’ve probably spent an average of 8 hours per week commuting to campus. That’s over 800…

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An Improved Sports Psychology and A ‘No Quit’ Mindset Makes Danny Green Unstoppable

Sports Psychology

You may have watched the NBA finals game 1 a few nights back, and if you did, then no doubt that you saw Lebron James forced to exit the game due to leg cramps mid way through the 4th quarter. Lebron’s exit set the stage for one player he often checks, who was able to…

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I Know That: Three Words That Will Keep You Stuck

I know that

As I continue this journey, I have come to the conclusion that the more I learn, the more I realize how little I know. Therefore, every time I think to myself, “I know that,”  I actually close off and give up an opportunity to learn something new or even improve on something.  That is how…

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Behavior Never Lies

Behavior Never Lies

Are Your Keeping Your Word?  Behavior Never Lies!……. As a student of human behavior it’s always baffling how people tend to sabotage their lives.  You would think that most would user their common sense and make choices that help them, rather than hurt them. Unfortunately that is not the case.  Most people do have common…

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Key Lessons That You Don’t Learn In school

Don't Learn in school

Key Lessons That You Don’t Learn In school…….. So you go to high school and then perhaps college to learn the essential subjects that will help you “function” in society. Then you’re supposed to get a job, find your soul mate, get married, have kids and then you will be happy. Right? Well, for some…

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Why Disappointing Your Parents Can Sometimes Be A Good Thing

Dissapointing Your Parents

Is fear of Disappointing Your Parents Keeping You From What You Really Want?…..   Ever feel like you’re holding yourself back from doing what you really want because you are afraid of disappointing your parents? Don’t worry, you are not alone. We talk to so many kids that aren’t totally going after what they really…

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People Who Make Mistakes Eventually Succeed

Make Mistakes

Make Mistakes And Pave The Road To Success……… Do you make mistakes all the time and beat yourself up for making them? Is there something wrong with you?  Why aren’t you perfect? Why do you have to be such a screw up? Are these questions that run around your head like a hamster in a…

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Finding A Way Through A Growth Mindset

Find a way

Finding A Way Through A Growth Mindset………   I would like to introduce you to Diana Nyad, a person with the rarest combination of vision, resilience courage and a growth mindset.  I am always left awestruck by the single-minded commitment and “against all odds” attitude that it takes for people like Diana Nyad to realize…

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Why It’s Important To Know Your Unique Ability

Unique Ability

Why It’s Important To Know Your Unique Ability………   Do you ever wonder what it is that you really want to do with your life?  Or perhaps you may be asking, “what is my life purpose?” Dan Sullivan wrote a great book called “Unique Ability:  Creating A  life that you want.” This is one book…

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How School Kills Creativity

It is fitting that one of the talks by Sir Ken Robinson’s that inspired me to create BTT is the focus of my first blog. The fact that Sir Ken’s legendary TED talk has over 20 million views cements that fact that people do care deeply about the state of education and what our kids are…

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