Mamba Rules: Defining (and Living by) Kobe Bryant’s 10 Guidelines for Greatness

Photo Credit: Alshon Jeffery Greatness is a nebulous word. Greatness is not tangible. You can’t hold it, you can’t touch it, you can’t transfer it. It’s a word you know, yet cannot neatly define. It’s only when you see someone embody greatness that you get a sense for what it really means. For me, that …

Pencil Paradigm Shifts: Small Moments that Make a Big Difference

Some paradigm shifts in your life can come in the form of a forgotten pencil. Paradigm shifts are fundamental changes in our thinking and are powerful influences in what become our habits. They can fast-track our formation of new habits, unlike any other experience. So, what if I told you some of your good habits …

Prove Yourself Wrong. It Will Always Prove You Right.

Replace the need to perpetually prove yourself right, with an ingrained reflex to prove yourself wrong. Visualize climbing a thousand-foot ladder up the side of a steep mountain face. You desperately want to reach the plateau so you can rest, enjoy the view, and prove to everyone else that you are strong, determined, and superior. …