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April 2012 Blog Posts (136)

Limitless Love





Added by Caroline Gavin on April 26, 2012 at 12:50pm — No Comments

Are You A Leader? (Hint, You Are If You Choose To Be).

 "The very exercise of leadership fosters capacity for it." - Cyril Falls

Leadership. It is my belief that we have a real lack of good leadership during…


Added by Rick Seigmund on April 26, 2012 at 11:50am — 1 Comment

Smile and Wave!

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I drop my son Nicholas off at school in the mornings and in doing so I have to go through a car pool line. At the stop where he gets off there are a line of teachers waiting to escort the kids out of the cars and into the buildings.

I noticed at the beginning of this year, one particular lady was very intentional…


Added by Robert Clinton on April 26, 2012 at 4:00am — No Comments

Connecting your business to a charitable organization?

I’ve recently started a new business and as part of my model I would like to donate 10% of all sales to a charitable organization associated with the subject of my photography.  Has anyone else ever done this?  Any tips on how to locate a legitimate and honest organization, get the donations set up, intervals as when donations should be done, and any tax implications or additional record keeping that may need to be done?  I’d appreciate any input and ideas!  Thanks!

Added by Lesley Morrison on April 25, 2012 at 6:16pm — No Comments

Fatherhood, Faith, and the Outdoors

I feel a strong and consistent calling to get men outdoors.  There is a huge outdoor deficit among men today.  They are afraid or intimidated or just don’t get how important it is. 

I also see a huge father hunger among men for their own fathers, and doubts about fathering their own children.

My Christian faith has never been stronger, but I am so frustrated with organized churches.  Jesus went to the wilderness, or went up a mountain or off by himself to reconnect with his…


Added by George Madison Potts on April 25, 2012 at 4:15pm — 2 Comments

Bulletproof! - Why do we have periods of success and failure?

Be Bulletproof!!!

Pretty much everyone has heard the term “bulletproof”.  If you haven’t, email me and I’ll set you straight.  That said, I’m not sure if you have heard the expression in the context of leadership risk.

I’ve been lucky enough to have three mentors in the same organization explain it to me over my 25 year career therein.  Each time the term came up I was told I was the luckiest man on earth right now because I was the new guy and therefore I was “bulletproof”. …


Added by Seth Haigh on April 25, 2012 at 10:00am — 2 Comments

Strive For Greatness (Or at least set your bar higher)

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle

That is the late Sir Edmund Hillary in the picture, on his ascent of Mt. Everest. I love the imagery in…


Added by Rick Seigmund on April 25, 2012 at 9:46am — No Comments

Harmon's City Creek

Here is a review I did of a new grocery store in downtown Salt Lake. The place is fabulous: www.hometownslop.blogspot.com

Added by Jeff David on April 25, 2012 at 8:07am — No Comments


Thank you Dan for making me the …


Added by Connie M Williams on April 25, 2012 at 7:15am — No Comments

To Hire A Low Maintenance Team: Hire Character

I am one of those guys who does not always get to control the TV remote in my house.  Because of this dynamic, my desire to watch Deadliest Catch or SportsCenter is put on hold so my wife can watch one of her cooking shows.

One thing I often hear on these shows is to always start with the best ingredients:  really good vanilla, fresh vegetables or premium meats.  I see this as an essential for …


Added by Dave Anderson on April 25, 2012 at 5:27am — No Comments

016 Weight loss and healing power of spices (Part II)

Would you cook with spices if they are: (Jump to Podcast

Delicious, healing, contributing to weight loss, anti-inflammatory, cancer-fighting, anti-bacterial (some spices kill bad bacteria…


Added by Joel Boggess on April 25, 2012 at 5:18am — No Comments

Who Can I Not Live Without?

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Relationships are tough to manage. That’s why I don’t manage them, I invest in them. That’s the only way a relationship should be looked at; an investment. If you try to manage it, you’ll end stepping all over yourself because you’re only making decisions about what benefits…


Added by Robert Clinton on April 25, 2012 at 4:00am — No Comments

Launching my new business!

So my business idea has been in the planning and idea phase for awhile now, but I'm finally starting to get the wheels turning and decided to "launch" as best as I can! I need to cash flow the start of this until I have enough sales to create a solid web presence and a commerce web store, but I just started to roll out a business Facebook page yesterday and posted a print for sale on eBay (seller name: lekili79). I'm so excited! I'd be grateful for anyone to check out my eBay listing or…


Added by Lesley Morrison on April 24, 2012 at 7:20pm — No Comments

Can Pain Become Awesome

Izzy currently lives in Japan where he is pursuing his childhood dream to become a ninja. He hopes to inspire others to conquer the universe. To read more head on over to The 30 Year Old Ninja.

Early 2010…


Added by Izmael Arkin on April 24, 2012 at 6:38pm — 3 Comments

Jobs I Have Had

Recently I have been thinking about what would be the best fit for me to spend my time doing.  I currently teach at a Junior High school and am transitioning out of that and into something else.  The something else will more likely be temporary (3 years) and will lead to something else (hint: like Purposeful U).

So as I look forward to the future, I cast one eye backward at my past. it wise to see how one has found themselves where they are at the moment. …


Added by Todd Freese on April 24, 2012 at 2:09pm — No Comments

Do or Do Not, There is No Try

When Master Yoda was training Luke in Star Wars, Yoda told Luke that there was no “try”, you either do something or you don’t. Now, after you’ve stopped laughing that I have decided to use a quote from a fictional green Jedi Master to drive home a point, think about what Yoda is really saying here. He is telling Luke that it isn’t a matter of can or can’t, it’s a matter of will or won’t. You will either accomplish what you want because its genuinely something you really want, or you won’t.…


Added by Nick Marrs on April 24, 2012 at 12:08pm — 4 Comments

How To Create A Culture of Respect


“When we treat people merely as they are, they will remain as they are. When we treat them as if they were what they should be, they will become what they should be. ” 

― Thomas S. Monson

Respect is an interesting issue in modern day America. We have a culture…


Added by Rick Seigmund on April 24, 2012 at 10:11am — 2 Comments

Create Your Dream Team!





Added by Deb Ingino on April 24, 2012 at 8:11am — 4 Comments

Chasing Promises

Photo Credit: Keith Moyer

My all time favorite Old Testament character is Joseph. His story fascinates me. At the young age of 17 God promised Joseph that he would be a great leader. So great that even his own family would bow before him.

Plenty stood in the way of this promise. Joseph was beaten, thrown into an empty well, and sold into slavery by his own brothers. After being…


Added by James Dibben on April 24, 2012 at 7:45am — No Comments

Today’s Reflection – Do your beliefs limit you or empower you?

We were about halfway through the coaching process. (Share your thoughts here OR on our main blog

He had done a good job working through the life planning and goal setting exercises and was starting to…


Added by Joel Boggess on April 24, 2012 at 5:26am — No Comments

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