Developing a Million-Dollar Mindset

How Mario Arrizon learned work ethic from selling teddy bears.

If you haven’t already, go read Part 1 of Mario Arrizon’s humbling life story and find out what keeps him driving for success every day! Larry Weidel: How did you, at a young age, turn to God? Which by the way folks, don’t toss that away. When you get in your biggest hour of need,… Read more »

Something That Was Supposed to Break Him, Made Him

Interview with Entrepreneur and Multi-Millionaire, Mario Arrizon

  Larry Weidel: What an exciting afternoon ahead of us! Right now, I am talking with one of my biggest buddies in the world, Mario Arrizon, from Riverside, California. How are you, Mario? Mario Arrizon: I am doing great, uncle Larry. I don’t even consider you as a friend—I consider you family, so thank you… Read more »

10 Ways to Make Massive Improvement to Your Team’s Performance

How winning leaders think differently.

  Successful leaders know the go-to moves for performance improvement. They’ve perfected their methods because they’ve had to constantly improve to stay on top. For them, improving becomes automatic. It’s a way of life. They know greatness isn’t winning once—it’s winning consistently. They know the best life is a life of challenge and growth because… Read more »

5 Signs You’ve Got IT: How To Make Things Happen with Mental Toughness

Check your ability to commit, finish, and succeed with these 5 key practices for mental toughness.

  Art Williams used to say that people can smell a phony a mile away. I never heard anyone argue with that, in fact it seems to be universally accepted to be true. There’s something powerful about people who have “IT.” What I’m talking about mental toughness: the ability to make things happen.  To go… Read more »

How to Keep From Being Shut Down by Stress

5 ways to turn negative energy into positive results.

  It seems like it never changes. There’s always way more things that need to be done than we have time to do. Ask any successful person how they’re doing, and they’ll say, “I’m great, but I am busy—it’s been a crazy week.” There are always a lot of meetings, phone calls, wrapping up projects,… Read more »

Why People Get Burned Out and How to Prevent It

Learn how to get out of a funk and stay motivated.

  At one point or another, all of us feel the effects of burnout. There have been times where I have been guilty of this as well. But sometimes people are suffering from burnout without even realizing it. A lot of times when you’re in a funk, you don’t know what it is. When you don’t… Read more »

How to Successfully Handle Toxic People

Winners know how to avoid toxic behavior and manage toxic people in their lives.

Toxic behavior has become an epidemic. It seems like everywhere I go, there are at least a handful of negative people in a room. You can spot them from a mile away because they all seem to have the same miserable look on their faces. They’re often sarcastic, rude, and closed-minded. They have a negative… Read more »

Being Busy vs. Being Productive

Just because you're always busy doesn't mean you're productive.

We all know the feeling. You’ve spent the whole day running back and forth, responding to emails, completing tasks, attending meetings… but by the end of the day, you realize you’ve accomplished nothing! Your to-do list has nothing ticked off, your workload is growing, and you ask yourself, am I really being productive? Here’s the… Read more »

How Do My Strengths and Weaknesses Stack Up?

4 big takeaways from the Serial Winner Assessment that you can use to get stronger

If you’ve taken the Serial Winner Assessment, you might be wondering, How do my strengths and weaknesses compare to others who’ve taken the test? Or, I’m doing pretty good … right? Or maybe, Am I normal? I’ve released some results in past posts and articles, but we have hundreds of participants now and more people… Read more »