November 9, 2017

Rockstar realtor Casanova Brooks shares how environment shapes success

Casanova Brooks is a successful realtor who created an unlikely path for himself from his roots in inner city Chicago. He rose above great adversity to […]
November 1, 2017

The crushing reality of student loan debt

A college education is becoming predominantly more expected among HR departments in businesses across the country. Some individuals may be able to advance through a career without […]
October 19, 2017

County Treasurer John Ewing Jr. shares perspective on leadership and life

John Ewing Jr. is an all-star leader: as the busy treasurer of Douglas County, Nebraska, he regularly finds time for roles ranging from board positions to […]
October 10, 2017

Operation HOPE Expands HOPE Inside Empowerment Centers

Operation HOPE and one of its associates, Regions Bank, have announced plans to expand their partnership and create 100 HOPE Inside empowerment centers over the next […]
October 5, 2017

Dr. Washington Garcia shares his thoughts on success, mentorship, and creating change

Can you imagine being in class with teenagers at the age of four? Dr. Washington Garcia can. The Ecuador native is often called a child prodigy […]
September 21, 2017

David Scott’s take on experience, inspiration, and meaning for special needs young people

What is success? For some, it’s lots of money. For many, it’s achieving goals and finding meaning. But what if you could build a more successful […]
September 8, 2017

A marketing professional talks about The Power of Asking to achieving success

Van Deeb has done it again—this motivating sales and business pro is sharing his knowledge with the wider world in his new book. […]
August 28, 2017

Are you making a mortgage-size college debt mistake?

These days you need a college degree. In fact, it’s been said that a bachelor’s degree is the new high school diploma; most hiring managers won’t […]
August 17, 2017

Brandi Petersen on priorities, diligence, and the permanence of personal branding

We can learn a lot about life from people who are successful in their fields—and those lessons aren’t all professional. Recently, I met up with Brandi […]
August 3, 2017

Franck Ebang: Life Lessons from a Language Learner

Franck Tucker Ebang is well-spoken… in many languages! This former international student is an author and entrepreneur with a deep passion for language. Franck understands the importance of learning […]
July 20, 2017

Dr. Joann Schaefer on pushing through struggle, overcoming fear, and calling on others on the path to a better life

any of us believe we’ve got our whole lives ahead of us. But Dr. Joann Schaefer, my good friend and mentor, found out at just 27 […]
July 6, 2017

Debra Trofholz: building dreams into realities through positive thinking

I had the opportunity to meet with Debra Trofholz recently. She’s a Dream Builder Coach—which means she helps people turn their dreams into realities—and she touched […]