ADTravels: Munich

I went to Munich (Courtesy of Lufthansa Airlines) to attend the internationally known OKTOBERFEST celebration. Originally a wedding reception meant for citizens to celebrate the nuptials of  Crown Prince Ludwig I and his bride, Therese of Saxony-Hildburghausen, this party has been held annually since October 1810. Since then it has grown exponentially, and has played…

Increase your Reach Across Platforms

I am not one to push my religion on other people but my Washington DC church home (@CapCityChurchDC) is amazingly progressive. One sermon that I often revisit came from the Executive Pastor, @HarrisonWilder, on October 06, 2013. The sermon entitled ‘Great Faith. Little Faith.’ spoke about reach, and ways to increase your reach across platforms…

Inspirational Quote: January

Many people look forward to the New Year for a new start on old habits. Anonymous Instead of looking to get rid of habits in the new year I have created a vision board and am focused on the future. The mistakes of my past will lead me to a prominent career which will lead…

Inspirational Quote: December

The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight but no vision. Helen Keller It is very easy to get in the hustle and bustle of life, but we cannot forget to still be reaching for our goals and surpassing our expectations. This is where it is important to not only keep…

Fly Like an Eagle

The 1997 endorsement deal between “His Airness,” Michael Jordan and Nike created the subsidiary company Air Jordan. Air Jordan has come to be known as one of the most well-known names in athletic shoe and athletic wear. Every release or re-release of a Jordan shoe has “sneaker lovers”, “basketball players” and “MJ fans” alike waiting…

Sledgehammer Training Calls

CALLING ALL ENTREPRENEURS! You would be doing yourself a huge disfavor if you did not follow this link to HustleHarder.net to download the Sledgehammer Training Calls. I have the fortune of calling Chuck “Mr. Hustle Harder” Hawkins a mentor of mine, and was included on the calls that create this original series. Through the 9 weeks…

Daniel Fast – I made it through!

Midnight tonight will mark my completion of a fast that I began to rebuild my relationship with God in addition to gaining refocus and direction in 2012. Twenty-one days ago, I pledged to myself and God that I would maintain a complete-plant based diet as Daniel did. “In those days I, Daniel, was mourning three full weeks….

Mark Asper saves the day

“ Oregon OL Mark Asper just saved an older man who was choking at Lawry’s. Using Heimlich Maneuver. Adam Jude December 28, 2011 8:57:15 PM EST ReplyRetweet As the games from Capitol One’s Bowl Week take over my TV, I am warmed to hear that the players are not only doing good things on the field but…

Making it Through Finals Week

Any person that has ever been a student can agree with the statements below: “ Finals are going to be the death of me…….. Brittany Baker December 6, 2011 5:45:10 PM EST “ I’m growing immune to all nighters.. Luke Lawal Jr. November 30, 2011 3:45:45 AM EST ReplyRetweet The anxiety of the culmination of…

Check out Spotflag!

I was just offered a really cool position with this organization called Spotflag. Spotflag is a social networking site that is interested in connecting people with their communities. You can go on Spotflag anywhere and “Check In” to see what events are going on, find a person who is doing something cool and can even…

Random Acts of Service

When some people think of community service they immediately think of a soup kitchen, a community clean up, or volunteer hours with school children. But there are times in our everyday lives that we provide service to others. According to the “experts” at Wikipedia, community service is donated service that is performed by someone or…