January 25, 2016
VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Getting team V Fit to fight (literally), the 30th Force Support Squadron offers a challenging boxing workout on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 5-7 p.m. with boxing coach Don Green. For more information, call the Vandenberg Fitness Center at 606-3832. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kerelin Molina)

4 Ways to Combat the Comparison Trap Before it Kills Your Mindset

In my previous post, I talked about the dangers of the Comparison Trap. Comparing yourself, your circumstances or your accomplishments to other people robs you of gratitude, diminishes your perceived value and that of your actions, and places you in a victim mindset. I didn’t want to leave you hanging after delivering such a cautionary message. So here are a few strategies that we can use to combat this trap and continue taking powerful action from a sound mindset. Celebrate your own victories Take the time to celebrate your victories, however large or small. No, I may not accomplish the […]
January 22, 2016

The 4 Ways the Comparison Trap Squashes Success

Lewis Howes is an absolute monster. The guy is everywhere! He’s on TV shows, every time I log onto Facebook he’s on my news feed, he’s doing podcasts with a long list of people I’d like to know, and to top it off, he’s a New York Times bestseller. Lewis, who is only a couple years older than I, has already built several multi-million dollar online companies. He’s interviewed Alanis Morisette and Arianna Huffington and Tim Ferriss, and Olympic gold medalists and billionaires and… and those people don’t want to hang out with me. I don’t think I’m allowed to […]