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Wednesday Wisdom: Persistence

This week’s #WednesdayWisdom is about Persistence. Wanted to share a couple quotes relating to this: Harvey Firestone says: “The test of a business man is not whether he can make money in one or two boom years (or can make money through the luck of getting into the...

Wednesday Wisdom: Play the Point

Good afternoon! This week’s #WednesdayWisdom comes from Roger Federer in an interview when he talks about how he continues to press forward after winning or losing a point in a match. “Perfection is impossible. In the 1526 singles matches I played in my career, I won...

Wednesday Wisdom: The Quest for True Belonging

This week's #WednesdayWisdom is from Brené Brown's Braving the Wilderness: • Don't walk through the world looking for evidence that you don't belong ― because you will always find it. • Don't walk through the world looking for evidence that you're not enough ― because...

Wednesday Wisdom: A Youthful Mindset

This week’s #WednesdayWisdom is a Poem written by Samual Ulman. Sam served on the Board of Education in Birmingham, Alabama for 18-years (1884 to 1902) where he advocated for educational benefits for Black children in a region of America that wasn’t willing to accept...

Wednesday Wisdom: Discipline vs Motivation

This week’s #WednesdayWisdom comes from Dr. Julie Gurner on The Knowledge Project Podcast – specifically the portion about Discipline versus Motivation. I found this interesting because it almost seems in direct conflict with Brian Kight’s blog which has a high...

Wednesday Wisdom: Amateur vs Professional

Afternoon my friends! This week’s #WednesdayWisdom is a comparison between Amateurs and Professionals. Striving to be a professional every day! Amateurs set goals. Professionals have systems. Amateurs gain validation from the scoreboard. Professionals from the...