Celebrate the Small Stuff

A lot of entrepreneurs (myself included) are driven to accomplish ALL of their goals, especially the big ones. Given the momentous goals they have, it’s easy to take the small victories for granted, even look at them in a negative light if you feel you’re behind schedule.

The fact is, every victory is a victory. And every victory should come with a feeling of, well, victory. Celebrate your wins, even the little ones. Be thankful that you landed the win, even if you’re behind schedule on your larger goals. Just think how far behind you’d be if you had zero small victories. Continue reading…

8 weeks till Race Day

On 12/12/14 I started training for a 2 day mountain bike event in Costa Rica at the end of February. It’s the 24th annual (my third) Vuelta al Lago. Day one is entirely off road and consists of riding over a mountain (two category 3 climbs) followed by a rocky road that involves 2 river crossings (and a creek or two) and ends in La Fortuna, next to Volcano Arenal.  Day 2 completes the ride around the lake to return to Tilaran and is a pretty much “up and down” day. Here are photos from 2013 & 2014. Continue reading…