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August 8, 2017
Success---How-Mentally-Tough-People-Respond-When-Things-Go-Wrong

The 3 “Adversity” Questions: How Mentally Tough People Respond When Stuff Goes “Wrong”

August 25, 2016
Be Cool With Your Bad Assness!

Be Cool With Your Bad Assness!

It's really exciting to see how many people from so many different walks of life are genuinely interested in entering the world of coaching! I had responses from former NFL stars, mothers of clients I've coached for years, uber successful sales team leaders, a Para-Olympian, authors, coaches and even retirees.
August 12, 2016

The Most Important Question to Ask Yourself…

Why can't you relax? Do you feel guilty if you sleep in? Do you have a hard time simply sitting still doing NOTHING? The majority of adults do. At least in most Western cultures where things like "ambition" and "accomplishment" and the accumulation of wealth are prioritized above all else.These have become the measures of success - so often at the expense of joy and reward, and peace! The irony.
July 13, 2016

Mental Toughness Tip: 2 Ways to Totally Free Yourself From Defensiveness

Why can't you relax? Do you feel guilty if you sleep in? Do you have a hard time simply sitting still doing NOTHING? The majority of adults do. At least in most Western cultures where things like "ambition" and "accomplishment" and the accumulation of wealth are prioritized above all else.These have become the measures of success - so often at the expense of joy and reward, and peace! The irony.
July 13, 2016
Mental Toughness Tip: Become a Thought Warrior and Live Life on YOUR Terms

Mental Toughness Tip: Become a Thought Warrior and Live Life on YOUR Terms

Successful people develop the ability to manipulate their emotions to suit them. In fact, the ability to choose your states governs how your entire life unfolds.
June 16, 2016

Orlando Shooting: The ONE Reason We Are Still Killing Each Other

We lack Emotional Mastery. The solution to all this killing, and violence in general, in the US, and in the world, has not to do with gun control. That's potentially a medicine, but it ain't a vaccine. Gun control as the solution is like treating obesity with diet pills. Stupid. You don't have to be shot to be a victim.
May 26, 2016
The-3-Ways-We-Play-Small

The 3 Ways We Play Small

Embedded within almost every shred of self-help, personal development, life coaching and success blogs and podcasts is a disastrous implication. It's a truly toxic message that's ironically totally contrary to the content that it's embedded within! It's like a virus in the medicine! Watch this short clip to see what it is...
April 15, 2016
Chris Dorris Fish For Possibilities

FISH ON!!!

In my observation, there are two types of sport fishermen. The type that fish to catch fish, and the type who fish for possibility.
November 24, 2014
Happy-Thanksgiving---The-Intelligence-of-Gratitude

The Intelligence of Gratitude