Just yesterday I was writing about this very topic and I didn’t look ahead to see what today’s scheduled episode of Unlocking Your Inner Strength was, but wouldn’t you know it…. It deals with the same message. This can only mean one thing. The universe and the powers that be that we cannot see are trying to speak to you and I. In today’s episode I talk about being the person you want to be and aspire to be. Too often, we just get blocked because we are so busy doing that we
Today is Friday the 13th and that can only mean that Halloween is getting closer than it was yesterday. Actually that has nothing to do with it, but it is true. Devon and I are down at the beach today to celebrate our 7th anniversary and we plan on enjoying each other and sharing memories. If it wasn’t for Devon, I would never have been able to follow through on my dream. She pushed me, supported me, made me resign from teaching :), and listened to me when I was struggling.
I first listened to Malcolm Gladwell’s book, Outliers, 8 years ago on my drives to and from my day of teaching, which was sandwiched in between Coaching sessions at Newell Strength. In that book, he highlighted study after study which showed that it takes 10,000 hours to become a master of your craft. Not just 10,000 hours but 10,000 of focused attention on the skill you are trying to master. It goes without saying that if passion is present, then there is no way that you wil
About a week and a half ago, my good friend Jacques Crush-toe was over to help me assemble the new swing set for the boys. When I got home to meet him, I noticed that my socket wrench kit was in shambles, which meant that someone opened it wrong. Suzy ratted out the Munch Man, but no biggie. But of course, the job called for just such tools, so I scooped it up and brought it to the front yard to organize, which is tedious and took about 10 minutes. So organized, so nice. Well
I have no secret recipes for success, unless you consider habit formation a secret weapon. Most people want to have a life of freedom and a life of fulfillment but they don’t know how to get there. Well, from my own personal experience, the key lies in fundamental habits. They aren’t sexy, but they’ve worked for me. You can learn more about my own vanilla habits in today’s episode of Unlocking Your Inner Strength here: http://kylenewell.com/inner-strength-podcast/ Think diff