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Tara M Martin

Moved By the Beat of a 16-Year-Old

October 21, 2017

There once was this little boy stoked about beginning middle school. He couldn’t wait to be in the band and play the drums. Side Note: The students had to be in middle school to play in the band. This was his year!  He was… read more »

Have You Paid Your Rent For Success?

October 14, 2017

As I was searching for a “success” quote, I ran across this one this morning.  “Success is never owned, it’s rented. And the rent is due every day!”  Rory Vaden Oh my goodness, YES! Success is an ongoing process.  From the words of Matty Mullins,… read more »

Make Your Mark, Trailblazer.

October 7, 2017

When one adopts the Innovator’s Mindset, they press for “new and better things” or innovation to occur within a system and are often met with pockets of resistance–creatures of habit, those who might fear change. Trailblazing can be a laborious process. Seeing the need… read more »

Status Guise

October 1, 2017

Recently I attended a leadership banquet with many VIPs who spoke eloquently with dignity. You could tell they knew their content and expected everyone to hang on their words–even pausing for a response after every couple of phrases. While the experience was one most desired to… read more »

Fear Disguised as Humility

September 28, 2017

Recently I was chatting with a mentor of mine, and I was sharing how I feel extremely grateful for the opportunities in my life right now, yet unworthy at the same time. His comments back to me were quite sharp and abrupt, but they… read more »