Red's Inspiration Blog

Friday, October 20th, 2017

  During some of my speeches, I do this exercise where I speak about the difference between “trying” and “doing.” It begins with asking everyone in the audience to raise their arms. Once they’re all high in the air, I ask, “Did anyone try?” “No,” they answer. They didn’t try. […]

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Friday, October 13th, 2017

I was recently staying in a hotel in Port Huron, Michigan as I was a keynote speaker at a local event. During a break, I see this woman who looks like she works there, but she’s around 70 and carrying a case of soda, clearly struggling. I went to her […]

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Friday, October 6th, 2017

In New York City, there’s this thing called the Long Island Rail Road, or LIRR for short. At the LIRR, people line up to buy a ticket. There’s this overhead board overhead that displays the times of the trains and the tracks they’re coming in on. People just stand there […]

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Friday, September 29th, 2017

Not too long ago, I was at the DMV (that’s the Department of Motor Vehicles if you happen to live in a state that calls it something different). I had to get my license, not because it was expiring, but because it was wearing out. It’s probably due to the […]

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Friday, September 22nd, 2017

In my business, I enlist the help of college interns all of the time. I love their young energy and the way they can think out of the box. They bring a lot to the table, especially in areas where I struggle and need a little help. For instance, I […]

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