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Extra Points: Under Pressure

Extra Points: Under Pressure

“Lot of pressure, Dan…”

Those words were exclaimed by my neighbor and great friend Jim from across the street. He was watching me urging Captain Jack to hustle up with his potty break, as I wanted to return to watching the PGA Championship on television.

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Extra Points: One Thing at a Time

Extra Points: One Thing at a Time

Any type of strategic planning, key project, or important initiative has a number of factors and variables. Just like a golf swing or fitness training, there are many parts to the whole. The problem is that if you try to work too many in unison, they all end up being either mediocre or failures.

The next time you set up to plan a project…

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Extra Points: The Sky is Falling

Extra Points: The Sky is Falling

This past weekend, a chunk of a Chinese rocket came catapulting out of the sky and crashed into the Indian Ocean.

I’m sure that made a substantial splash.

While the Chinese government states that most of the unmanned rocket burned up in re-entry, I’m guessing that what splashed down was not insignificant.

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Extra Points: Shifting Gears

Extra Points: Shifting Gears

Entrepreneurs, business owners, and executives are expert at “shifting gears.”

There probably isn’t a day where business leaders need to move from one decision to another rapidly; almost like turning on a dime or catching the curve with the manual just right.

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Extra Points: What’s 141 Below Feel Like?

Extra Points: What’s 141 Below Feel Like?

I had my virgin cryotherapy treatment a few weeks ago. It was cool. No, chilly. No really, really cold.

Before going in, the attendant informed me that I’d begin in a really cold chamber to start getting my skin and body used to the colder temp. After about a minute, I could swing into the other chamber that would produce a temperature of about 141 degrees below zero.

Oh.

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