Habits and Attitudes

More Than Words, “How To” & Helping Out vs. Selling Out

More Than Words, “How To” & Helping Out vs. Selling Out

Ah, “More Than Words.” I’ll get to that song in just a couple of moments. But when it comes to words, there are two of them that give me the willies, especially when I use them, because when I do, I’m really torn between whether I’m doing the responsible thing, or recklessly selling out. In 1990, the band Extreme released...

“Racing In Circles?” – Working Hard, Getting Nowhere

“Racing In Circles?” – Working Hard, Getting Nowhere

I don’t think I realized what was happening at the time, but a lot of what I’ve learned about what works and what doesn’t work, in business and in life, I learned when I was here (overlooking the race track). I used to manage this place (Delaware Speedway), you know. As strange as that seems to say now looking back,...

5-Word Warning of Apathy Ahead

5-Word Warning of Apathy Ahead

Transcript: I was delivered a real head-shaker the other day, the kind of thing that my late Grandma Bulmer, bless her heart, might have referred to as a “rude surprise.” I’m hoping that you can’t relate, but I bet you will, and I can sum it up in five words. Let’s see if this sounds familiar: you open your mail...

Reframing Setbacks To Live With Passion & Purpose – Mike Mulligan (Re-Release) | Journeys with the No Schedule Man

Reframing Setbacks To Live With Passion & Purpose – Mike Mulligan (Re-Release) | Journeys with the No Schedule Man

The question this week is, how do we keep moving after a major adversity strikes? How can we re-frame the setback to keep living with passion and purpose? This week, I decided to revisit a discussion with Mike Mulligan, owner and founder of Moving Forward Rehabilitation and Wellness Center. Mike is one of the best examples of anyone I’ve ever...

“Still Afraid Of Being Me” – Overcoming Fear’s Facade

“Still Afraid Of Being Me” – Overcoming Fear’s Facade

Transcript: There’s no way you would know this without me sharing it with you, but I’ve constantly got this voice in the back of my head. It says, “Kevin, when are you going to have the guts to share more honestly, openly, and authentically?” And it’s not that I’m not being inauthentic with you with these videos, but it’s telling...

3 Lazy Phrases That Hurt More Than They Help In Small Business Marketing

3 Lazy Phrases That Hurt More Than They Help In Small Business Marketing

There are three really common phrases that are like traps, that I believe hurt more than help your small business marketing message. They seem really common because other people are using them. But have you ever considered the reason why? Those people (businesses) are running into the same challenge that you and I are running into: They’re really busy, they’re...

How To Be Unstoppable – Tracy Schmitt | Journeys with the No Schedule Man, Ep. 62

How To Be Unstoppable – Tracy Schmitt | Journeys with the No Schedule Man, Ep. 62

What is it really that is holding you back from doing the things you want to do in living the life you want to live? Today, you are going to hear from somebody unstoppable. That’s who she is. That’s how she is. And it is how you are going to feel after you listen to her. Listen to Episode 62...

“Apologies To Harry Potter” – Imagination & An Open Mind

“Apologies To Harry Potter” – Imagination & An Open Mind

Transcript: I’ve just arrived at a local bookstore, and I can’t help but smile to myself when I think about what it is that I’ve come here to get. I never would’ve thought. But I’m finding that in order to keep my imagination alive, sometimes I’ve gotta give myself permission to change my mind. Join The Journey: YouTube Subscribe | Mailing List I’ve...

How To Change Lives By Being Yourself – Kevin O’Hara | Journeys with the No Schedule Man, Ep. 61

How To Change Lives By Being Yourself – Kevin O’Hara | Journeys with the No Schedule Man, Ep. 61

Can you change people’s lives for the better simply by being yourself? The answer is absolutely yes. I know this for a fact because my life has been changed for the better thanks to today’s guest. Kevin O’Hara is a very “normal” person doing extraordinary things. He has improved lives all around the world simply by having the courage to...

“Shin Pads” – Work With What You Have

“Shin Pads” – Work With What You Have

At the time I’m posting this, it’s just about hockey season again. In fact, my youngest son played his first exhibition game just this afternoon! I thought it might be a good time to bring this video out. It still makes me smile. Enjoy. Transcript: I was at the hockey arena nearby my place a couple weeks ago. Nothing particularly...