Sunday, August 18, 2019

Overcome

Realizing your dreams, and life, is inevitably about overcoming challenges and obstacles – both the internal and the external ones. But, it’s not about what happens to us, it’s about how we respond to what happens. It’s about being the Victor and not the victim. In this category of Overcome, you’ll find inspiring and insightful stories, insights, and topics about overcoming those obstacles and challenges we all face – such as fear, doubt, failure, limiting beliefs, scarcity, tragedy, loss, and transitions. Yes you can!

Video: Change Your Mindset and Achieve Anything

In this epic Talk, Colin O'Brady, explains his journey back from a tragic burn accident only to ascend to the 7 tallest mountains and two poles on earth - in world record time. His idea is centered around mindfulness and how one can achieve anything no matter the circumstances. Colin, a native of Portland, is a testament to mindfulness, setting audacious goals and achieving them despite overwhelming odds. Last year, Colin set two world records: He became the fastest person ever to complete both the Seven Summits (climbing the highest peak on every continent) and the Explorers Grand Slam (the Seven Summits + skiing to the last degree of the North and South Poles). He completed the challenges in 131 and 139 days, respectively. His nonprofit, Beyond 7/2, strives to inspire kids to lead active, healthy lives and pursue their biggest dreams.

BLOG: Your Resilience!

So there's this tree on the side of my house. It's got to be the tallest palm tree that ever existed! Or at least the tallest palm...

Article: How To Light A Fire Under Your Butt

I know what it feels like to not want to get up in the morning. To feel empty and heavy at the same time....

Article: How J.K. Rowling Turned Failure Into Massive Success (and You...

When many of us hear the name J.K. Rowling, our thoughts immediately turn to her multi-million dollar literary empire, her extraordinary international success, and...

Article: The Benefits of Finding Your Purpose (Or perhaps it finds...

“The meaning of life is to find your gift, the purpose of life is to give it away.” Pablo Picasso. Many studies indicate that...

Article: Why Confronting Your Fear Creates Your Best Work

The closer you get to making something that matters — the closer you get to pulling the trigger on something that you really care about and...

Article: The Most Important Lesson George Lucas Taught His Student Are...

Dave Filoni worked under the mentorship of George Lucas for over 10 years. Filoni was a major part of the STAR WARS television series,...

Article: Why Discomfort Is The Key to Success In Life and...

“Named must your fear be, before banish it you can.” — Yoda When jumping off a cliff You fall, to only realize that You had wings the whole time. Creation...

Article: 10 Ways You Can Dance With Fear Without Being Destroyed...

I cried the first day I quit my job and decided to finally run my business full-time. The fear of being viewed as a...

Article: The Most Powerful Lessons I’ve Ever Learned About Becoming The...

Words have power — and the ones in this post are guaranteed to challenge the way you think, live, and work. They have inspired me to...

More Stuff