Biggest Bang For Your Buck

People are desperately searching for ways to lose weight, feel better, have more energy, and have more happiness in their lives. There are so many options out there, making it very confusing. To complicate things even more, you’ll hear one so-called expert say one thing, and another say the complete opposite. Not to mention, all…

The Most Important Success Trait?

Ask ten high achievers what the most important success trait is, and you’ll likely get ten different answers. It’s a tricky question, because the most important and impactful trait to ensure your success may vary. It could be vision, planning, or goal setting early on in a particular venture. It might be persistence and drive…

Over-hyped and Under-hyped

Things are what they are. But then they become something else based on how they are presented to us and the world. Some things are hyped up and made to seem like something much more special than they are. And other things are minimized and underappreciated, often overlooked for the value and power they truly…

Two Dysfunctional Relationships (P.2)

Relationships can become dysfunctional when one or more of the parties involved enter into that relationship with selfish, criminal, harmful intent. In the last week’s blog, I stated that there are two industries that I don’t care for too much… the insurance industry and the pharmaceutical industry. I wrote about the insurance company in the…

Chasing Symptoms

When it comes to problems with our current healthcare system, the list is quite long. At the foundation of these problems is the fact that it should not even be called a healthcare system, as the focus of this system is not on health itself, but rather the futile attempt to eradicate sickness and disease.…

Abracadabra

I have always loved, and been fascinated by, magic. There is something about having your mind blown by the unexplained. To see things vanish in thin air… or simply appear out of nowhere… captures our attention and intrigues us like nothing else. Watching a magician at work is great entertainment. Deep down, we know we…

Modifiable Risk Factors

We have a finite amount of time and energy each day that we live. How we spend that time and energy, therefore, is something worth devoting some attention. Wouldn’t it make sense to apply as much of that time and energy to things that you have some chance of positively affecting? In life, there are…

Which Way Are You Trending?

Are you getting fatter or fitter? Is your marriage getting stronger or weaker? Is the work you are doing becoming more meaningful or less meaningful? Is your life getting more exciting or more boring? Most things in life don’t just become that way all at once. We tend to think that the bad stuff that…