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06
2019

Journey to the Center of Jacob’s Brain!!!

Howdy folks! Jacob here with another blog post. I wrote a while back about being better at receiving critical feedback. Actually, I thought it wasn’t that long ago. But turns out, it was back in December of 2017! Crazy. It was based around a quote I read in a leadership book that said “Caring values the person, while candor values the person’s potential.” You can read about it here. This post is in the same vein as that one because, honestly, I still struggle with critical feedback. But I think...

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08
2019

Youth Fitness and the “All-around Athlete”

Kids and teens that play multiple sports might not be as well-rounded and physically prepared as you think. I’m sure you have all heard it said as many times as I have. When a child or teen excels at 2 or even 3 sports, they are labeled as a great “all-around athlete”. The goal of this blog post is not to put down kids who spend a lot of time playing sports or their parents. It is also not to suggest that your child is not a good athlete. It is essentially to offer an alternative value system fo...