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What Matters Down the Road

0 - Published February 4, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! Last night with one of the gentlemen with whom I coach, I was discussing the evolution of one of our players from the end of his 8th grade season to now, the beginning of his senior season. He mentioned a handful of interactions that they’d had over the last couple […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Expand Your Reach

0 - Published February 3, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good Monday morning, ladies and gentlemen! Happy February and happy Black History Month! “The reason why God is allowing you to go through what He’s allowing you to go through is because you’ve been too smooth and you ain’t going as far as you need to.” – Eric Thomas. It’s been on my mind since Saturday […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

A Blueprint For Posterity

0 - Published January 30, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good Thursday morning, ladies and gentlemen! “To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.” – E.E. Cummings If your life story could be published for the world to […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Handling Our Reactions

0 - Published January 29, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

“People have a right to their opinion and you have the right to ignore it.” – Joel Osteen Good morning ladies and gentlemen! In today’s world – a politically correct world of social media, accessibility, and unbelievably quick dissemination of information of all types – we often walk on egg shells, and are particularly careful about what we […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Stick To The Plan

0 - Published January 27, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good Monday morning, ladies and gentlemen! A few weeks ago, the Words of Wisdom message was centered around commitments for the new year; the things that we would commit to doing and/or not doing in 2014. We are just short of a month into the new year. How many of those commitments have you stuck to? If […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Never The Same Way

0 - Published January 24, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good morning, and happy Friday! One thing I’ve learned over the last 6 or so years working for myself is that consistency, discipline, and focus are of the utmost importance. Nobody will hold me accountable. I have to hold myself accountable. And falling short in these areas generally does not affect anyone else but me. My […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Don’t Give Up Control

0 - Published January 21, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! “When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.” – Marcus Aurelius There are at least 3 choices that we can make every morning that will set the tone for the day. We […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

What Are You Doing For Others?

0 - Published January 20, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good Monday morning, ladies and gentlemen! Today, we celebrate the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And as such, I suspect there will be a lot of quotes thrown around about chasing dreams, and being selfless, and brotherhood, and the like. Obviously, I’ve kicked today’s message off with a quote and picture. But for us to simply look […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Leisure At Its Best

0 - Published January 16, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! “Leisure is at its best when one is so busy that a little leisure time is the goal.” – 8,789 Words of Wisdom Busy and productive are two oft mistakenly interchanged, but very different, terms. Only sometimes are they even related. Leisure may be at it’s best when we are […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Finding The Humor

0 - Published January 15, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! I’ve found that it’s very difficult to be angry or upset with a smile. When I was young, and upset – frowning or crying – my father would alsways say, “I wish you could see your face right now!” and half the time he’d be laughing at me. In truth, […]

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Find A Way To Give

0 - Published January 14, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! It’s been a while! I trust that all is well! “You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving.” – Mark Graham I love this quote. It’s simple and it’s clear. But I know that I need to be reminded on occasion, because as we progress in this […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Know When To Speak Up

0 - Published January 7, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! Know when to speak up.” – 8,789 Words of Wisdom One thing I’ve learned via social media is that there’s a time and a place for everything that we say, and the level of appropriateness is often relative to 2 things in particular. One is is the national (or global) community […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Expect The Best

0 - Published January 6, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! Happy Monday! This weekend, I had the good fortune of getting back out on the basketball court. It’s something I love to do, but rarely have (make) time to do. I’m always looking for perspective and life lessons. Sports and competition tend to provide many of them, and Sunday morning […]

Chazz Woodson - Words of Wisdom

Leaders Set Priorities

0 - Published January 3, 2014 by in Lifestyle, Motivation

Good morning, ladies, and gentlemen! Happy Friday! From Stan Toler’s, “Minute Motivators for Leaders” Ineffective leaders do the obvious things first. Effective leaders do the important things first. A good leader knows that urgent and vitalare not equivalent terms. Many tasks cry out for attention. But the effective leader decides which of those tasks are truly important to the achievement of […]