Thoughts

Don’t Lose Faith

I’ve shared the famous speech by Steve Jobs from Stanford’s 2005 Commencement several times and I share it again today because today of all days it seems particularly fitting. Don’t lose faith. I’m convinced that the only thing that kept me going was that I loved what I did. You’ve Read more…

By Robert McLeod, ago
Rudy

Who is Dan Rudy?

I have heard this question before and am always happy to answer it. Dan Rudy, or Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger, was the inspiration for the true life motivational movie, Rudy. It is my favourite movie by far and the movie itself carries so many powerful messages that I cannot help but Read more…

By Robert McLeod, ago
Misc

We Didn’t Start the Fire – Billy Joel

In case you haven’t heard this great song by Billy Joel, I recommend listening to it before reading the rest of this post…you can listen here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFTLKWw542g Just today, while listening to some Billy Joel, I was reintroduced to this great great song. In high school, our Outdoor Pursuits teacher, Mr. Read more…

By Robert McLeod, ago
Misc

Chuck Norris…Ah Yes

Chuck Norris counted to infinity…twice. Chuck Norris speaks braille. I’m sure you’ve all heard great Chuck Norrisisms at some point. But, there’s nothing better than the man himself listing the top 10 Chuck Norris facts: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l8k3uGzgZIs

By Robert McLeod, ago