On Change, Commitment and Sacrifice

Note: this post is by request. No, I’m not starting this blog back up again. But the request was sincere and unexpected . . . I figured what the hell.   So let me ask you . . . how bad do you want it? You know what I’m talking about. Sure, it might vary […]

How to Quit Being a Loser (and Become a Winner) in Just 2 Simple Steps

There are two kinds of people in this world: Winners and Losers. Am I being too harsh? Then how ‘bout “go-getters” and “no-getters”. Or maybe “players” and “played”. “Trumps” or “chumps.” Whatever you want to call ‘em, we’re talking about those who succeed and those who don’t. Achievers vs. Dreamers So which are you? Be […]

5 Hard Lessons Learned in 5 Years Under the Bar

I was a relative late-comer to the iron game – I didn’t start lifting until I was 33. Still, I’ve managed to learn a thing or two in the 5 years I’ve been weightlifting. Now I may be a bit of a slow study, but I can still save you some of the pain and […]

From Warrior-King to Pedophile . . . Damn You Movember! (With BEARD PICS!!!)

First off, let’s get one thing straight: I’m a beard guy. Not that I have anything against the mustache. In fact, I think it’s the most important part of a beard. But the solo stache just ain’t for me. Don’t get me wrong, some guys can rock the stache like no other. I’m not one […]

Death Is At Your Doorstep. How Will You Answer It?

  This is a guest post by Kevin Cole at Perform Destiny. He’s been writing some amazing shit over there and I’m thrilled to have him as my first guest poster ever. His no bullshit attitude and brutal honesty have me hooked . . . I think he’s gonna fit right in here. Plus, he’s […]

Wipe Your Ass With Mediocrity

All credit for the headline (and lovely mental image) goes to Ryan Hanley. I stole it from a line in his inspiring guest post over at Skool of Life (see below for a link to the actual post). Thanks buddy! Mediocrity. The very word makes me sick. Makes me want to slit my wrists, really. […]

8 Kickass Secrets Successful Entrepreneurs Know That You Don’t

Entrepreneurs are the embodiment of success. When we imagine success in its purest form, they’re most often the ones we think of. They live by their own rules. They make the world as they want to see it. And in turn, shape it for the rest of us. But what is it about entrepreneurs that […]

4 More Self-Help Myths . . . Stabbed in the Gut and Left to Die

  The personal development industry is full of positive people with positive intentions dishing out positive advice. But you wanna know a dirty little secret? Much of it is bullshit. Just plain ‘ol bullshit. Don’t get me wrong. It’s not as though folks are intentionally misleading us. It’s just that certain ideas get repeated so […]