Archive for the ‘Dream Big’ Category

Make Your Own Luck

Rob Dyrdek started skateboarding at the age of 11. By 16 he had turned pro, and he started his first company at the age of 19. As Dyrdek describes it, he “took after it with absolute and total passion.” Today, Dyrdek owns a skateboarding empire that includes TV shows, clothing lines, toy lines, and skateboarding [...]

Life Lessons from Jay-Z

When you think of how to achieve success in your career, I’m guessing that hip-hop icon Jay-Z doesn’t enter your mind as a role model. One of the traits of successful people, however, is they learn what others are doing to create success, and attempt to apply those lessons in their own lives. Whether or [...]

Kristi Yamaguchi Dreams Big

Figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi has always dreamed big dreams. On the ice, Kristi won the Olympic gold medal in 1992, the U.S. national championship in 1992, and was World Champion in 1991 and 1992. Off the ice, she is married to former NHL player Brett Hedican, and is the mother of two young daughters. She [...]