Blogs about Goals

The Path of an Optimalist VS the Path of a Perfectionist

Not too long ago, a fellow trainer and coach extraordinaire, Eric Cressey posted about “How Being an Optimist Will Help You in Strength and Conditioning”.  I read the blog post and definitely agreed how Cressey relating strength and conditioning and being an optimalist will create a better overall environment.  A better environment means more results.

GETTING REAL - 2015 NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS

Before starting a new exercise program or diet of the week, ask yourself, am I really ready to change my lifestyle? Because that’s exactly what it’s going to take to reach your goal. If you’re not ready and you begin a new program or diet you will not be successful. You will end up cheating or quitting and then you’ll be disappointed in yourself and frustrated. So, let’s get real. 4 minute abs doesn’t mean you will get a six pack in 4 minutes.

Two Different "GPPs" Will Lead To Your Success In Fitness!

This world is truly over-informed.  Think about it.  Every other infomercial has something to do with fitness.  These 'Fitness Transformation' TV shows are running rampant.  The internet is absolutely LITTERED with different programs that will all gurantee you the same result, "Lose weight in 21 days!" "Get diamond chisseled abs with this diet and exercise program in 30 days!"  "Become a different, healthier, and fitter you in 90 days!"  

Methodologies for Weight Lifting and Laser Focus

Hey everyone!  So, a couple of thoughts came to mind this morning upon waking up.

The Art of Setting and Achieving High Expectations

The top educators in the world list "Setting High Expectations" as a priority step to reaching great achievements: a belief that WONDERFUL THINGS ARE going to happen to you!  From your first hot air balloon ride, to switching careers, to changing your health habits: aim high to reach high in your life.  Once you set a high expectation, plan 1. Resources, 2. Timed Steps, and 3. Support to move from belief to reality.  

Goals and Just Plain and Simply How to Get Sh*t Done (Part 2)

In part 1 of this two-part post, I went over everything you need to know about goals.  I went over why you need goals, how to establish them, what to do with them, and how to achieve them.  In this installment of my Goals and Just Plain and Simply How to Get Shit Done series, I will go over how to get all the other stuff outside of your goals DONE.  I’ve seen plenty of trainers that I look up to write similar articles on getting stuff done and time mana

It's been a while. Here's what's been on my mind this past week.

It has been a while since creating a new blog post.  For that, I apologize.  Not that I am the most important person in your world to pay attention to, but I do feel as though I can provide some good information to like-minded individuals.  So here's what has been on my mind this week.

Goals and Just Plain and Simply How to Get Sh*t Done (Part 1)

Alright, alright, I know.  You can give me all the hell you want for starting another blog post that consists of multiple parts before I finished the second part of my “Metabolic Flexibility” post.  Sorry!!  Just be glad I’m writing blogs this consistently, will ya?...

The Power of Quitting

Sometimes it’s okay to quit!  Yes, you heard me right.  

Accountability

AccountabilityBy Kevin Bretting, ACSM Certified Personal Trainerkbretting@gmail.com I dare you to try something . . .