Be Great TODAY

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

149 episodes of Be Great TODAY since the first episode, which aired on September 3rd, 2017.

  • Episode 149: DON'T Force Connections

    July 5th, 2020  |  2 mins 20 secs
    connections, inspirational, motivational, relationship, romance

    I read a tweet about trying to force connections in regards to HDMI and USB cables. This got me thinking about how we might try to force a relationship in different areas of our lives.

  • Episode 148: Face Masks - Doing Things for Others

    June 28th, 2020  |  2 mins 20 secs
    inspirational, kindness, motivational, others

    I've been wearing a face mask. This is something I'm doing for others, and it got me thinking about selfless acts.

  • Episode 147: What Behaviors Do We Model?

    June 21st, 2020  |  1 min 42 secs
    actions, behavior, inspirational, modeling, motivational, podcast

    Someone I know used a word recently and I didn't pick up on it. After someone else called them out on the word, I contemplated what behavior was I modeling?

  • Episode 146: The Dangers of Jealousy

    June 14th, 2020  |  9 mins
    comparison, inspirational, jealousy, motivational

    I had a moment of jealousy recently, and it reminded me of an event from my youth that I'm ashamed of. Jealousy is dangerous and can rob us of our joy.

  • Episode 145: It’s Time To Listen

    June 7th, 2020  |  1 min 26 secs
    change, empathy, impact, inspirational, listening, motivational

    There is a lot of stuff going on in the world. I’m finding that right now it is important to be listening. I’m learning as much as I can.

  • Episode 144: Try Something New

    May 31st, 2020  |  2 mins 38 secs
    change, experimenting, inspirational, motivational, newthings, podcast, trying

    I've been trying a lot of new things recently. From changing my audio/video setup to being part of a DnD Campaign.

  • Episode 143: Playing Your Part in Something Big

    May 24th, 2020  |  2 mins 46 secs
    impact, influence, inspirational, motivational

    Sometimes we can be a part of something big, even if you aren't the main focus.

  • Episode 142: Readjusting Habits

    May 17th, 2020  |  2 mins 23 secs
    adjustment, failure, habits, inspirational, motivational, realign, success

    It's OK to readjust habits. We will aim, but then we may fall short of the goal. I talk about some of my recent struggles with weight and diet.

  • Episode 141: Withholding Judgment

    May 10th, 2020  |  2 mins 57 secs
    information, inspirational, judgment, motivational, perspective

    While playing World of Warcraft, one of the abilities the Paladin character class has made me think. It can be very helpful to withhold judgment until we have all the information.

  • Episode 140: Taking Time to Rest

    May 3rd, 2020  |  3 mins 25 secs
    breaks, inspirational, motivational, refresh, rest, stress, tired

    Sometimes it is important just to stop and let ourselves rest.

  • Episode 139: Creating Galaxies With Ordinary Tools

    April 26th, 2020  |  2 mins 29 secs
    creativity, inspirational, motivational, tools

    A street artist in Ensenada created a galaxy for me using just a lighter, spray paint, and old paint buckets. Our creativity isn't in the tools we have, but what we do with it!

  • Episode 138: You Don't Need to Be Sensational

    April 19th, 2020  |  2 mins 23 secs
    inspirational, love, motivational, sensational, value

    Fred Rogers said a quote at a commencement speech that has hung with me. You don't need to act out to be loved.