In this day in age I believe people can see true authenticity. If we want to educate, inspire, and motivate others we must truly be authentic. Boasting and being on the Dress-Parad is not going to cut it in the long run. I believe William George Jordan nailed it in this paragraph.
In my days in the military there was something that always confused me. There would be a Special Operations Marine Raider who for over 10 years would be the most amazing Raider in the command. I’m talking about the kind of guy that has movies and books constantly made in his likeness. Even Arnold Schwarzenegger has played this kind of guy in many movies. Silver Star with valor medals and many other awards. But after over a decade of serving his country and fighting wars on multiple battlefields he comes home to blow off some steam and gets a little too much off the path.
When addressing a topic such as mastery I have to reflect on the people I look to as individuals who have not just mastered their careers but have also mastered the art of overcoming adversity. However, when looking at it more in depth I feel there is no such thing as mastering anything with out having to persevere a good dose of adversity.
I had already started my YouTube Channel. I had already been a part of a Discovery network television show called Trailblazers. At the time I had 5 different businesses (now 7 working on my 8th). I had a good team and was really happy with the direction that things were heading. However,