blog – November 23, 2020

'The Magic of Dreaming Big', by David J. Schwartz, PH.D.

Dream 10X Blog Dream bigger, set the bar higher, have a more positive attitude, achieve more. These are some of the themes in this classic book by David J. Schwartz. In this week's episode we talk about how to achieve more on the way to self-actualization. Read More ›

blog – November 17, 2020

'The First 90 Days', By Michael D. Watkins

Dream 10X Blog When starting a new job or a new role, the book, 'The First 90 Days,' contends that you have just three short months to prove your worth to an organization or else! While failure to prove your value to an organization after 30 days might not get you canned (at least not right away, perhaps), you could be inflicting a burdensome cost on your employer. Dr. Caple and I discuss various aspects of this career enhancing book. Read More ›

blog – November 10, 2020

Lessons From Billionaire Stephen A. Schwarzman

Dream 10X Blog 'The best executives are made, not born.' This particular takeaway from Stephen A. Schwarzman's recent book, 'What It Takes', brought up an interesting point of discussion between Cindy and me about success and IQ. In this podcast episode, we discuss 6 of my core takeaways from this book. Read More ›

blog – October 26, 2020

An Interview With Multihull Pioneer - Jim Brown

Dream 10X Blog Jim Brown got his start designing and building sailing trimarans from friend and mentor, Arthur Piver, near Sausilito, CA in the late 1950's. Jim's foray into his career as 'trimaran test pilot' is well documented in his entertaining book, 'Among The Multihulls: Volume I'. In this Dream 10X podcast episode, however, we learn more about the story of Jim's early childhood leading up to the story in this book. I think this as-of-yet untold story of his early youth is just as fantastic and entertaining as his book! Read More ›

blog – October 19, 2020

SUP For Oysters

Dream 10X Blog The oyster population in the Chesapeake Bay has declined roughly 99% since the late nineteenth century. Chris Hopkinson, the Chief Strategy Officer at Ready Education, undertook a 9 day adventure to stand-up paddle board (SUP) the entire length of the Chesapeake Bay to raise awareness for this clear-and-present danger facing the Country. Read More ›