Trust Your Gut. Is it Time For a Change?

Trust Your Gut. Is it Time For a Change?

While trying to decide what I wanted to write about, I realized that tomorrow will be the one-year anniversary of my leaving a corporate job and going out on my own. What a perfect time for me to talk about trusting your gut and making bold changes. Gut feelings are...
Uncomfortable Completion

Uncomfortable Completion

One of the key successes for SPEARity as a company is setting goals and plans to reach those goals. It doesn’t matter if it’s our business coaches, the executive coaches or the leadership trainers, everyone focuses on the goals. One of my goals was NOT coaching my...
Uncomfortable Indifference

Uncomfortable Indifference

Photo credit: www.si.com We lost by 50 points. FIFTY POINTS! If you’re just now reading this blog series, I’m coaching our middle school’s seventh-grade boys basketball team. We’re currently 0-6, but it feels like way more than six losses. A few games ago, I...
Uncomfortable Commitments

Uncomfortable Commitments

I’m not just back, I’m “daughter’s 7th-grade basketball, I’m now the head coach for the boys’ 7th-grade team. I know you’re thinking, “How in the world can he balance another commitment on top of everything else in his life?” First of all, I wasn’t going to do...
Uncomfortable Confidence

Uncomfortable Confidence

After saying that I’d retired from coaching, I’m back in the saddle like Brett Favre baby, coaching my daughter Kara’s 7th-grade girls’ basketball team. Actually, I’m the assistant coach (on paper) but honestly, I tend to get involved to the nth degree no matter...