Be Great TODAY - Weekly Inspiration

Be Great TODAY - Weekly Inspiration

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Weekly Inspiration to Start Your Week
34: Eying My Imperfections - Focusing on What I Can’t Change
Apr 22 • 10 min
It is easy for me to focus on imperfections and bad news. Things that I can't control. This week I want to look at that and how it can have a negative impact on me. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at…
33: What Once Was Difficult
Apr 15 • 5 min
As we get better at things, we forget that it once was difficult. I reflect on some things that I once thought were difficult to do. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:Become an…
32: Why Do I Dread Things?
Apr 8 • 4 min
I am finishing up a course for college. I was dreading it beforehand, but now with a few assignments to go, why did I dread this course so much? Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
31: Thinking Foolishly - What Do You Believe About Yourself?
Apr 1 • 4 min
It is April Fools Day in the United States. This got me thinking about how am I being foolish in the ideas that I believe about myself. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:Be Great…
30: Never Too Old or Too Young
Mar 25 • 4 min
I am turning 28 on Tuesday. This got me thinking about the idea of not being too old or too young to do something. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:Gutzon Borglum - WikipediaTab…
29: Fearfully Angry
Mar 18 • 4 min
There is a part of me that I am not proud of. A side of me, that sometimes lashes out in fear. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:Monster by SkilletThe Mask (1994) - IMDbThe Mask -…
28: Writing & The Creative Process (Featuring Brandon T. Blaylock)
Mar 11 • 28 min
I sat down this week to talk with Brandon T. Blaylock about writing, and the creative process. I had a great time talking with him. We talked about some of the struggles of creative writing, and about sharing your voice. Have an AWESOME week! Check out…
27: Looking Around - Making A Difference Where You Are at Now
Mar 4 • 4 min
We are surrounded by people now that we can be an influence to. We don’t need to wait until later to make a difference. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
26: One Candle - Being A Light In The Darkness
Feb 25 • 6 min
In our world, I find it is important to be a Light in the Darkness. I talked about being a Light, and how I keep my Light shining. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:“Thousands of…
25: Impacting Someone Else’s Life - The Big and Small Things We Can Do To Positively Affect Another Person
Feb 18 • 3 min
I witnessed a kidney transplant last weekend. It got me thinking about how I can impact someone’s life in big and/or small ways. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
24: Nervousness
Feb 11 • 4 min
Nervousness is something I believe all of us encounter. It can prevent us from succeeding in what we need/want to do. Listener Zephirah shared her experiences with nervousness. Update: The kidney transplant has gone successfully. Both parties are…
23: Don’t Let A Small Cold Stop You
Feb 4 • 4 min
I recently had a cold that caused my voice to not return to normal for about a week. I never let it stop me. Life throws curveballs, and we can't let them stop us! Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at…
22: Waiting For Better
Jan 28 • 3 min
In life, I find there are many things that may come across my path, but sometimes I have to wait for something better. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
21: Savor Each Bite - Enjoying Every Moment, Just Like Your Favorite Dessert
Jan 21 • 3 min
Just like your favorite dessert, be it pumpkin pie, ice cream or any dessert you can imagine—it is beneficial to enjoy each moment. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
20: Walking In The Snow: Doing Things When There Are Obstacles
Jan 14 • 6 min
I have been walking in the snow this winter. Days when it is slippery, cold, wet and I still go ahead and walk anyway. This got me thinking about when life gives us obstacles to what we do. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at…
19: S.M.A.R.T. Goals
Jan 7 • 8 min
I have learned a lot about S.M.A.R.T. goals. I discuss some of the goals I have set for myself, and how I have done with them. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:SMART Goals -…
18: Saying Goodbye to 2017
Dec 31, 2017 • 11 min
As we end 2017, I look back at two major positive things that have happened in my year. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:We Can Complain Because Rose Bushes Have Thorns, or…
17: My Christmas Wish
Dec 24, 2017 • 8 min
My wish this Christmas is to be able to enjoy each moment. To appreciate how precious life is! Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:The Man Who Invented Christmas - IMDB — The…
16: Commitment
Dec 17, 2017 • 5 min
I reflect on my commitments, as well as the models of commitment in my life. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
15: Friendships
Dec 10, 2017 • 5 min
What impact do our friends have on us? What effect do we have on them? Jonathan explores the seasons of friendships in his own life. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
14: What Do You Tell Yourself?
Dec 3, 2017 • 5 min
What do you tell yourself? What permission are you giving yourself on how you view who you are? Your self-talk may be affecting you. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:Sleep With…
13: How to Fly a Firetruck to Belize
Nov 26, 2017 • 21 min
What if you had a calling, but didn't know how to fulfill it? What would you do? Listen this week as James York III shares his inspiring story about how he never gave up. He successfully helped bring a firetruck from Columbus, OH to Caye Caulker, Belize.…
12: Perspective
Nov 19, 2017 • 5 min
What is our perspective of how we view the world? How does that affect our decisions, as well as the ways we relate to others? I explore perspective in this episode of Be Great TODAY! Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY.…
11: “Perfection” (Featuring Interview with Kaz, creator of the winning Hogger Cosplay at BlizzCon 2017)
Nov 12, 2017 • 17 min
What is perfection? Why do we strive for it in what we produce? How do we see our work vs how others see our work? This episode contains an interview with Kaz, who won the BlizzCon 2017 Cosplay Contest as Hogger from World of Warcraft! Have an AWESOME…
10: What’s Your Story?
Nov 5, 2017 • 4 min
Your story and the story of those around you. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
9: Leaving Your Comfort Zone
Oct 29, 2017 • 6 min
Sometimes in life, we need to step out of our comfort zone. This can be a painful experience, but it is necessary to move us to where we need to be. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
8: Lead to Follow
Oct 22, 2017 • 3 min
Leading in ballroom dance has given me a perspective on leadership. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
7: Baby Steps
Oct 15, 2017 • 7 min
When tasks seem daunting, I recommend taking Baby Steps. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:The Awesome Gnome Letter Issue 12: Baby StepsWhat About Bob?Movies AnywhereDave…
6: Haunted by Memories
Oct 8, 2017 • 3 min
I recently visited a place that brought back many memories. I call these Emotional Ghosts. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
5: Leading Through Your Feelings
Oct 1, 2017 • 7 min
How do we handle our feelings? Do we let them control us, or do we control our response to our feelings? Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.today
4: Starting a Podcast (or a New Project)
Sep 24, 2017 • 5 min
We all have projects we want to start. Here is my experience from starting a podcast. Have an AWESOME week! Check out our website at http://Be-Great.TODAY. Email me at podcast@be-great.todayLinks:Watch me learn to drive a manual transmission Mustang with…
3: 10,000 Steps To Consistency
Sep 17, 2017 • 7 min
What getting 10,000 Steps each day on my Fitbit has taught me regarding consistency in goals. Check out our website at Be-Great.TODAY.Links:Strides App
2: Improv Is Life
Sep 10, 2017 • 4 min
Improv has many techniques that can be applied to life. Thank you to scOtt summitt, my improv teacher, for the things he has taught me. Check out our website at Be-Great.TODAY.Links:scOtt summitt on TwitterscOtt summitt on IMDb
1: Reflections From the Dance Floor
Sep 3, 2017 • 4 min
This past Sunday was my 5th Dance Showcase. I have learned a lot from ballroom dancing. There are things from dancing that can be applied to life.