SARA APKE: Mother, World Traveler, Difference Maker

I met Sara on a high school building expedition to Malawi. She, her husband and her 4 kids had joined us, and they were fabulous, so she was an obvious choice as a guest to talk about courage. The kids were wonderful on the trip, she and her husband were incredible...

ESTHER COLLINETTI: Athlete, Goal Achiever, Woman; UNLEASHED

Esther has always been one of those people that I love being around. She’s full of strength, love and has zero tolerance for excuses. She lives that way, and I was able to catch her in the middle of a huge life transition to talk a little about courage. CLICK...

The Courage to Do What You Can

How often does a friend call and say, “Can’t do happy hour. I have a cow in my living room.”? Not very often! I went over to see the 3-day old heifer, and ended up resurrecting 20 year old tube feeding skills, with the help of YouTube, and getting...

IGNITING COURAGE TURNS 20!!!

This week is our 20th week in business. When I realized I had Mother-Daughter Power duo both on my list of potential interviewees, I decided, what the hell, let’s release them both in the same week. BRACE YOURSELF, these interviews are power packed with courage,...

The Courage to Think Positively

Sometimes we defeat ourselves with our negative self-talk, and just having the guts to argue with ourselves, and believe it’s going to go well will prove us right in the end. Click here if you’d prefer to just listen to Episode 19 I teach seminars on leadership...

The Courage to SUCK (at first!)

Often we beat ourselves up, and don’t give ourselves a break for not being perfect at something that we’re new at.  You’ve got to start somewhere, so we’ve got to have the courage to screw something up a lot before we get good at it.  You’ll never get good, if you...