Latest graduating class of Blackbelts and various degrees, Oct 3 2020! Congratulations! They have camaraderie btw.   I was thinking this morning about my time in the Army and what I’ve missed about it and, while there is more than one thing, the greatest is the camaraderie. Then I started thinking about my 38 years Read More

Don’t just get a costume this Halloween….      Dress for Success! Sensei Kyle Bierly, our Chief Instructor, performing at the Blackbelt Extravaganza last weekend.   A Krav Maga Martial Arts Uniform (not costume) is what a student wears while developing the focus, intensity, character, confidence, competence, and other leadership attributes of success, while also Read More

No idea, no matter how good, will work if it doesn’t get used… Even with the most ardent self improvement enthusiasts, any program that takes too much time, requires too much sacrifice, or is too complex to use easily will not get used. Some personal growth concepts too often fall into the same category as Read More

Yes, that was also a subject line meant specifically to get you to read on, but it also happens to be largely true.   We live in an age where some put higher value on people’s “feelings” than on productivity, or even sometimes on what’s right. But that’s not the focus of this blog, because Read More