Consumption Creation Ratio – Top o’ the Mornin’ to Ya’! – Abundant Life

Please create more than you consume. The only way to make a difference is to actually take action. Measure your time this week and determine if you’re creating or consuming each hour or each 30 minutes. If you’re not creating more than you’re consuming. . . I mean lots more. Consider making a change AND measure it. We don’t know if we don’t measure and we do change what we measure. There was a broadcasting fail so here’s the bonus retake for LinkedIn (it is a bit different–worth your time): My pillars:–God–Family–Abundant Life–Adventure–Technology Do you know...

Are You Failing? Change Your Mindset to Learning or Earning

I have an advantage. Do you? I have a mastermind group. Every Monday, I meet with these 10 guys for an hour. We’ve gathered consistently for years. I wish they lived in my town but they don’t. They are my friends, my advisors, my coaches. Really they’re my board of directors for life and business. Why do I mention all this? Because I quit Failing years ago and you can too. My mastermind group offers me advantages beyond these 10 guys though that may be enough. My group, as a part of Iron Sharpens Iron provides me access to the founder Aaron Walker AND 15 other groups just like mine with varied experiences, expertise, backgrounds, beliefs. The camaraderie created by this environment make them accessible to me and vice-versa. Recently we joined a...

What Does It Take to be a Man?

I had a subtle reminder from 1984 last night at the Boston Concert so I thought I’d share it with you: What does it take to be a man? What does it take to see It’s all heart and soul A gentle hand? So easy to want and so hard to give How can you be a man ‘Till you see beyond the life you live? Oh, what does it take to be a man?   We can be blind, but a man tries to see It takes tenderness For a man to be what he can be And what does it mean If you’re weak or strong? A gentle feelin’ can make it right or make it wrong What does it take to be a man?   The will to give and not receive The strength to say what you believe The heart to feel what others feel inside To see what they can see   A man is somethin’ that’s real...

Why do we work?

This talk really described the way I think but I didn’t know it until I listened. I love being told something about myself and my thinking to have it completely resonate in me: Did this surprise and resonate with you? Tell me about it in the comments.

My Mission Statement

Found this version of my mission statement taped in one of my shelves today:


Reflecting on life, God, creation , and family while enjoying the sunrise on Grouse Mountain near Pikes Peak, Colorado, USA. Video Log 2015.09.20 from EvoDynamic on Vimeo. Check out more at