#1 Key to Success – Ignite a Burning Belief in Yourself – YMM #41

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/ymm/YMM041-Ignite-a-burning-belief-in-yourself.mp3   In this episode of the You’re Making Me Podcast we’ll cover ways to stay excited about your goals by Igniting a burning belief in yourself. If you’ve read my book Diamonds and Silver, you might recognize it as the first lesson our hero learns. This week’s Top X of a Topic is on […]

What You Can Learn From My Starbucks Schmoozing – YMM #38

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The other day I went to my local Starbucks and was served by a guy who showed me that the art of customer service is not dead. I’m also going to show you how my experience connects with a book I just finished reading. Anyway, the story is pretty neat, so check it out. It’s […]

5 Success Tips I Learned from Lance Armstrong BEFORE he Went Rogue – YMM #19

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Here’s the first edition of my revamped podcast. Instead of bringing one topic per episode like in the past, I’ll now be putting together a whole show. I’ll cover news, do a countdown, have a weekly challenge, and also get up on a soapbox some weeks for a two-minute rant. I’ll also be putting out […]

How You Deal With Closed Doors in Life Says a Lot About You

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My wife Oralia and I were out traveling last summer and decided to stop at a little gas station on the side of the highway. We stopped partly to fill up, and partly because there was an ice cream stand next door. OK Kevin, what’s the point? I walked inside to use the washroom and […]

The Best Mind Map Software for 2012 – XMind

XMind 2012 has just been released, and it has some cool features. Most are small tweaks to the system that make an already good program even better, but I think it ranks high as some of the best mind map software out there. If you’re not familiar with XMind, you should consider checking it out. […]

The Statue of Liberty Success Formula YMM #15

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/ymm/YMM015-Statue-of-Liberty-Success-Formula.mp3 Right click to download the podcast If it’s worth having, it’s worth paying for You may remember that France gave the Statue of Liberty to the United States as a gift in 1884. What stands out is that France didn’t have a whole lot of extra money to spend at that point in time. […]

Building a Habit of Success Using Checklists

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For a Pilot, missing an item on a checklist could mean the difference between life and death. They already know all the steps necessary to get their plane off the ground and return it safely, but by having a checklist, it ensures that everything that should be done, IS actually done, thereby raising the rate […]

Change for a Dollar – Small Actions can Mean a World of Difference

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Direct link to video The video Change for a Dollar has been viewed almost 2 million times on YouTube…. and it’s a mostly silent video. It’s the little things you do each day that make you great The reason for me sharing it is because I like how the video aligns with the messages I […]

An Auto-tuned Motivational Rant to Brighten Your Day – YMM #13

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/ymm/YMM013-Auto-tuned-Rant.mp3 Right click to download the podcast I wanted to have a little fun for this post, so I decided to do a motivational rant using the Songify app on my iPhone. It’s a free app that lets you speak into your microphone and then it spits out an auto-tuned version of your voice. (auto-tuning […]

How You Finish is More Important than How You Start

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People worry about starting out right. When you start out on a good note, it increases the chances of you moving in the right direction, but it’s not the only factor. It’s how you finish that matters I truly believe that one of the biggest factors in a person’s success is their ability to finish […]