There is no secret ingredient…just TRAIN!
Work Your Butt Off!
I got the chance to watch Kung Fu Panda, again, and The Sorcerer’s Apprentice last night. Its a nice little piece of brain candy to relax and just enjoy. However, it did get me thinking. (Kung Fu Panda) At the end, it was discovered that the secret Dragon scroll had no writing and there was no […]
“Why are you in class?” “I don’t know.” “Then work your butt off so when I ask if you have questions, you can answer “No.” and I will leave you alone to get the work done.” Or “Why are you in class?” “To learn everything I can.” “Then work your butt off and when I check on you, […]
Leaders Eat Last
After reading an article on LinkedIn, I started thinking about the concept of being professional. I have had several teachers come into my world who have such great knowledge and a strong passion. They taught me a lot and fed my passion. This step to become truly professional, though, has been tough. The business aspects of […]
MarsCON 2015 Masquerade
Simon Sinek discusses several key points in this presentation. Please take some time for a little homework. I think it is worth the time you’ll invest.
What’s your uniform worth?
Here is a performance from some students. They had fun and looked good. The MarsCON 2015 Masquerade exhibition.
…but it is our life!
Way back when I stared teaching…26 years ago…I decided that I didn’t like screen printed doboks (Korean for training uniform). The logos would fade and, while it was kind of cool to think of it as a representation of your hard work, I wanted my logo to be more important. Something that wouldn’t fade or […]
Last week I commented on there not being an “Off” season when it come to martial arts training. This needs to be considered in regards to being continually vigilant and prepared to protect yourself and others. This can seem like a tough duty…and it is. Those who truly are preparing themselves for this role don’t […]