The Rise and Fall… and Resilient Rise of Football Great Omar Douglas

Omar Douglas, Tommy Watson, Golden Gophers, NY Giants

From Golden Gophers greatness to the NFL, legendary wide receiver Omar Douglas lived the game of football, until sidelined by sudden injury during NY Giants training camp. How did he get back on top?

Coach Lamanzer Williams: From Discipline Comes Success

Lamanzer Williams

Growing up a middle child among a large brood whose single parent worked three jobs to support them impressed Lamanzer Williams with the value of hard work and faith. “Mom never even had the opportunity to graduate from high school. …

How to Show Appreciation During the Holidays!

How to show appreciation during the holidays! The holiday season is a reminded for each of us to show appreciation. Appreciation for relationships, opportunities, the service of others, and for the good and challenging times that life hurls at us. …

How to Overcome Your Fear of Failure!

Look around you. Everything that you see began as a thought in someone’s head: the chair, table, car, clothes, home and your place of employment. What if that person would have allowed the fear of failure to stop them? Everything …

Lessons that WE can ALL learn from the movie Straight Outta Compton!

Straight Outta Compton has proven to be one of the most successful movies in our history. It’s a real life movie that many of us grew up watching first hand. Many of us could relate to the struggles, pain, defeat, …

The #1 Secret to Accomplishing Your Goals for this Year!

Jump forward to end of 2015, did you come up short on achieving your goals for the year? What are the consequences of coming up short and not achieving those goals? Who did you let down? Are you disappointed in …

What is your motivation at the midpoint of the year?

* Are you on track to achieve your goals for the year? * What’s keeping you motivated to go after your goals for the year? * Do you need to refocus on your goals for 2015? Check out the video …

You are invited!

What if I told you that you were invited to a celebration in your honor tomorrow night? The purpose of the celebration is for you to “Come as you would like to be in 5 years” celebration. Would you be …

Dear Steph Curry, Now That You Are MVP Please DO Visit the High School of Matt Amaral!

Dear Mr. Amaral, Let me start by saying thank you for your service and dedication as a teacher. Being a teacher can be one the most difficult professions in our society. While I must admit the great difficulty that comes …

Connecting for Your Success!

Key Strategies: . Be genuine. The only connections that work will be the ones that you truly care about; the world will see through anything short of that. If you don’t have a genuine interest in the person with whom …