February 21, 2019

Population goes up and survival of the fittest tends to be something that kicks in by expressing itself with many different symptoms.

Survival of the fittest comes from fear.

Fear breeds selfishness.

Fear kills selflessness. 

There are many many ways that selflessness dies...

July 15, 2018

Is the best way to learn to be led? To be forced? 

Maybe. Maybe not. 

You could be chased around a track at gunpoint, and you would probably run pretty fast. 

But is it the best way to get faster? Or would motivating yourself, and having passion for it be a better way to...

June 12, 2018

Learning isn't performance and performance isn't learning. 

If you're learning at  your best, you can perform better. But there are very different components to both and it cannot be assumed that strong performers are strong learners, or the reverse.

If you want to give...

May 21, 2018

**This lesson features input from our friend Joel who is a teacher in Colorado**

What do two sticks thatre rubbed together do? Create friction, cause heat, ignite a flame.

So where's the rub in your life?

You and a family member?


Friends who don't see eye to eye...

May 17, 2018

The incredible, inspirational, not enough adjectives that describe him: Stephen Hawking (shameless Wikipedia link here.)

The guy knew infinite (or finite???) amounts about physics, astro physics, the universe and so so much more.

I have so much respect for his UNDYING AN...

May 8, 2018

By now many are familiar with fundamental movement skills as a key piece for lifelong physical activity and health. If you don't know these don't hesitate to check out the links below:

Canadian Sport For Life's Long Term Athlete Development Model

Fundamental Movement Ski...

April 27, 2018

We get them all the time. 

Just that subtle "bump" that pushes you towards something. 

Really there are three types: 


"You're not cut out for this. You're not good enough, fast enough, strong enough, smart enough, etc, etc, etc"

This one is one...

April 16, 2018

I've never been in a school where I don't feel that the majority of the teachers are extremely passionate about their students and what they do.

Speaking in various elementary, middle, and high schools there are many examples of teachers giving everything they have to e...

April 4, 2018

Think back to your games. 

Think back to your childhood. 

Think back to your imagination that lead you to so many different places that others would never understand. 

Where did that go?

Why can't you use that to help your business? Your team? or Your classroom?

Don't just ...

March 24, 2018

Fear based culture isn't from lack of caring.

Maybe you were growing up between 1939 and 1991, or your parents were.

Between the start of WWII and the collapse of the Soviet Union, fear was a great motivator to perform. It had to be.

Don't confuse this with a lack of resp...

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