What to do when you feel stuck

What to do when you feel stuck

I grew up on a creek and it fascinated me. There was one event that I always looked forward to every Spring and it was the Spring thaw. We’d usually have some flooding that occurred on our creeks and rivers, and with the excess water, usually came some fallen logs. I used to love to make my way up above…
Do You Choose Comfort or Growth?

Do You Choose Comfort or Growth?

Two years ago, I needed a new pair of cross-country skis.  I didn’t expect the decision to have such an affect on my life nor did I expect – or maybe even intend – to make the decision that I did. I tried out two pairs of skis. The first pair were relatively short skis, making them very user friendly…
Adam Adams

From $100 Piece to $100 Million – Adam Adams

In 2005, Adam Adams bought a small piece of land for $100 to start a part-time investing business. That turned into a passion for creative real estate and entrepreneurial ventures worth $100 million in 2020. Adam discusses the many challenges he faced over the years and how he remained relentless to make his dreams come true. Show Notes Contact Adam…
Tony Bond

Thriving Through Uncertainty – Tony Bond

Tony Bond is the Executive Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer of Great Place to Work, the global research and analytics firm that produces the annual Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work for, the World's Best Workplaces list, the 100 Best Workplace for women list, the Best Workplaces for Diversity, and of other distinguished workplace rankings around the world. Tony…
Melissa Eick

Fulfilling a Life of Purpose – Melissa Eick

Melissa Eick is the epitome of being fueled by purpose. She understands the challenges of making her dreams come true. She is the co-founder and the director of communications and development at the Dragonfly Home, a nonprofit in Oklahoma city, serving victims of human trafficking. She is an attorney, a writer, and a seasoned speaker. Her podcast, Making Your Impact,…
The Power of White Space

The Power of White Space

I've now recorded 15 episodes of the UnYielded Podcast. I was looking back over my notes from the different episodes and a theme jumped out at me: that we need white space or margin in our lives. Nearly every single person has spoken about the power that comes from having some margin or some space to breathe. When I think…
“Get to” versus “Have to”

“Get to” versus “Have to”

A recent guest on my podcast, UnYielded: Thriving No Matter What, was Pat Carroll.  He was on the St. Joe’s perfect season back in 2003-2004, where they finished the college basketball season as the top ranked team in the country.  They made it to the Elite Eight and were 1 shot away from the Final Four.  He went on to…