Red's Inspiration Blog

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

I was recently in New Orleans for a speaking engagement and I had some down time, so I wandered into a local casino. I like to play poker, so I found a table, got my chips, and started to play. Before I knew it, I had been sitting there for […]

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Friday, October 27th, 2017

Just recently, I was at my friend’s barbeque and they had a fire pit. Because I live in the city, I don’t normally have access to a pit like that. So, not wanting to let this rare opportunity go to waste, I decided to enjoy it as much as I […]

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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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