Adapt and Overcome – Military Mantra For Business

Four years. A typical military contract can range from two to four years, but mine was four. In those four years, you are demanded to assimilate to military culture and develop mental strength that is unlike other professions. When you walk into boot camp the mantras begin. During my time in boot camp, every RDC … More Adapt and Overcome – Military Mantra For Business

Little Victories – Do Things Your Future Self Will Thank You For

There are several books written on living in the present moment. I don’t dispute the importance of living in the moment. Instead, my focus is on both living in the present and providing future value. Every Sunday, my routine is to wash all of my laundry from the prior week. The habit stems from military … More Little Victories – Do Things Your Future Self Will Thank You For

Conduct Thorough Self-Evaluations

Evaluating yourself is difficult. Honestly assessing what you did or did not achieve can be uplifting or deflating, but it’s very necessary. A true internal discussion of your constant development can help you grow beyond limitations. Intentionally working on a self-evaluation creates great self awareness. Gather a listing of your professional or personal goals A … More Conduct Thorough Self-Evaluations

Financial Literacy – Credit Score, How it Impacts Your Choices

At 18, most of us start with a fresh credit score. We have no idea what it means but we are excited to be able to use it as an adult. Payments are missed, items are bought, and without even realizing it you directly impact your future options to finance important items. The reason might … More Financial Literacy – Credit Score, How it Impacts Your Choices

What’s Your Why? – Unlocking the Reason to Succeed

Every driven person should have a ‘why.’ A why is the reason you wake up early, stay late, and continue to reach for more when nothing is left. Your why will remind you on a 10-month military deployment that you have to keep giving everything. A strong enough why will keep you motivated when you … More What’s Your Why? – Unlocking the Reason to Succeed

Solutions, Not Problems

Problem-solvers are sought after in every business. The nature of business is to solve problems internally to provide quality products and services to your customers. Problems in the business world aren’t on paper, or corrected by a professor. They are messy, imperfect, and complex. A person with the ability to sift through information and solve … More Solutions, Not Problems