If last week’s motivation was a bit on the serious side, this week’s is a complete tear-jerker. In fact, I cry every time I watch this clip. The stories it tells are amazing. Check it out:
Today’s motivational message is actually more on the motivational side and less on the funny side. It’s from one of my favorite movies, Akeelah and the Bee. The movie itself is inspirational – it’s about overcoming fears and being your best self. It’s also about a little girl who goes from nearly flunking 7th grade to competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Continue reading
I’m always looking for tools to help me work faster and smarter. Luckily, there are innovative people out there in Internet-land who like inventing tools that make people more productive. It’s a match made in Heaven, really.
Here are a couple of tools I’ve just discovered that are making me more productive.
In Texas, we have this expression: I’m fixin’ to. (There is no ‘g’ on fixin’, by the way.) As in, I’m fixin’ to make supper. You hungry? or I’m fixin’ to go to the store. Want to come along?
A lot of times in business, we get stopped by a bad case of fixin’ to’s. We’re fixin’ to set up a website. We’re fixin’ to write articles. We’re fixin’ to learn how to use a Facebook page. Continue reading
It’s time to start another week. If you’re looking at Monday with your “don’t wanna” face on, here’s your Official Motivation for the Week: Continue reading