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Bette Midler’s Hilarious Speech at the Tony Awards

There she was again at the Tony Awards after first winning an award there more than 30 years ago. The undisputed queen of the Broadway, Bette Midler, won the Best leading Actress in a Musical at the Tony Awards 2017. And she had everyone cheering her wildly during her long-but-fun acceptance speech. She cussed and ordered orchestra to stop playing ...

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Former Air Force Pilot Gains Wisdom in Ultimate Battle Against Cancer

Joel Neeb teaches executive leadership lessons learned in the military and on the death bed. Joel “Thor” Neeb, MBA ’14, never dreamed of being in the military. He thought he would become a doctor or lawyer instead. But after a mentor introduced him to opportunities in the Air Force, he soon became one of the top fighter pilots. From escorting the ...

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Kevin Durant Named Finals MVP After Warriors’ Title Win

On Monday night at Oracle Arena, Kevin Durant proved he is not just a match winner but a true champion as well. Golden State Warriors defeated Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the finals, and Durant owned the game. Right from the word go, he showed his class and totaled a neat 39 points in the game. Scoring at least ...

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The Power of Stupidity: How I Dumbed My Way Out of Failure

The worst moment in my life was when I thought I was at the peak of my intelligence. I honestly thought I was the smartest person on the planet. I had built and sold a company that year, something I had never done before. I had started another one that was going to eventually raise $100 million. And in the prior ...

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The Feelings That (Actually) Accompany a Life of Success

They’re not fun. “Trying to do things they can’t, failing, and learning what they need to do different is exactly the way expert practice.” -Angela Duckworth Success has many popular definitions. Most are stereotypical, inaccurate, yet maddeningly ubiquitous. You might’ve heard “success” as simply owning a ton of money. Having a lot of material “things” like cars, houses, jewelry, clothes. Perhaps ...

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9 Uplifting Behaviors of People Who Positively Impact The World

You can impact the world Look around you and you’ll see three kinds of people — those who hate their work, and complain bitterly, those who just tolerate their work and see it as a paycheck and aren’t looking for more (or feel they can’t have more), and finally, those who love their work, and relish it. The third category is a small ...

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13 Ways to Change the World Every Day

(joshua earle — unsplash.com) “The revolution that will save the world is ultimately a personal one.” — Marianne Williamson Sometimes, to become our best, instead of trying to do it all, it takes committing to a few simple, powerful things. Some things simply work, and can change the world every day — in small ways that convert into big ways. You can start doing some of them today, ...

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Your Ultimate Guide for Learning Anything Faster and Better

7 steps to help you learn any new skill in half the time, according to science. Our world is evolving quicker than ever. To stay competitive in business and ahead of the game, it’s increasingly important to continually learn new skills and information. That’s why mega-moguls like Bill Gates and Oprah Winfrey swear by constant learning as a vital part of ...

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Anderson Cooper & the Best ‘Covfefe’ Tweets

Anderson Cooper recently regaled us showcasing a series of countertweets in response to the now epic covfefe tweet from the President. Cooper has been behind some of the most compelling and touching news stories of modern times. This is Anderson Cooper’s story of strive. Strive From a young adult struck by a series of family tragedies and wondering what to ...

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Why Stealing Is The Only Skill You Need To Succeed At Everything In Life

When it comes to deciding which skill yields the most benefit and indeed provides you with a competitive edge, people often struggle to name one. The reason is that there are so many skills one can acquire. Moreover, each skill has its own field of application and can benefit you differently. Nevertheless, if you take a minute to ponder the ...

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