Top 5 Fitness Gifts

Sparkling lights are on full display, the weather has cooled off (no snow in SD, but I know it’s coming down elsewhere), pigskin playoffs are around the corner, and the season for giving is officially upon us! As the holidays hit just days from now, it’s time to gather your gifts and make the season special for your loved ones.…

My Top 10 Takeaways From the Other “TD” | TD Jakes

Have you ever heard of TD Jakes? Bishop Jakes is a super-power doing some amazing things. He leads one of the nation’s most popular churches (The Potter’s House). He had his own day-time network television show. He is a Hollywood producer. He has his own record label. He is a best-selling author. And I got to hear TD Jakes speak…

The 4 Stages of Business

There are “4 Stages of Business,” regardless of your chosen field of endeavor. #1. Survival #2. Stability #3. Success #4. Significance Which stage are you in right now? And which one do you want to get to within the next 12 months? And what’s that going to take for you to advance stages? I’m assuming you want more growth, correct?…

DO THIS…NOT THAT

Yoo-hoo. Yeah, you know who it is? It’s me, TD. But I want to know…is anybody home? It looks a little dark over there and I don’t see the light on. 🙂 Time to flip the switch today and get your mind right, baby. Let’s go! From one coach to another. From one human being to another. From one life…

What are you willing to die for?

The recently shared a blog where I talked about your “Moonshot Ideas.” Hopefully, at this point, you’ve defined a few. Today, I want to talk to you about that one Moonshot Idea ingrained in your heart and soul that never seems to stop churning your insides. You know, the one that’s “speaking to you,” but you’re afraid to act on it.…

Learning Never Stops

Are you still a student? I’m not enrolled in higher education or cruising off to night classes after the doors at Fitness Quest 10 close, but there’s no doubt in my mind that at age 46, I’m still a student. And I ALWAYS will be. Regardless of age, experience, or accolades, I hope YOU feel the same. I hope you’ve…

Hero or Zero?

Who do you want to be a HERO to? Think about that. Seriously. Who do you want to be a HERO to? I believe all of us have the ability within us to be a hero. Maybe it’s to your kids… Or to your clients… Or to your team… Or to your community… Maybe you are an athlete or coach…

What’s Your Moonshot Idea?

It’s better to shoot for the moon and miss, than shoot for the stars and hit. Get it? It’s like saying “It’s better to aim high and miss, than to aim low and hit.” #AimHigh Naveen Jain, an acclaimed entrepreneur and philanthropist, works to solve the world’s biggest challenges through innovation, and he often talks about “Moonshot Ideas.” This extraordinary…

Iron Sharpens Iron

Iron sharpens iron. Chew on that that profound phrase for a minute. Despite its simplicity, it packs a knockout punch of significance. And as you dive deeper reflecting on those 3 little words, it becomes clear how that statement can apply to each and every one of us. Here are a few of the many forms “iron” can take in…

Are You broken?

After an overwhelming response to a recent e-mail, I decided to share a snippet of that powerful message I sent below. Enjoy! The blessing is often in the broken. Every time you were broken, you multiplied.” I heard T.D. Jakes — a world-renowned pastor, acclaimed author, talk show host, and movie producer —  share that profound quote recently and it…