Why I’m Called to Work

Every morning, before I leave the house, I make sure to tell Grace I love her. Even though he is asleep, I kiss Rowan and tell him he is loved. Not a day goes by where I do not think of how blessed I am by them. I wish I could spend my days playing with Rowan, being present with …

How Do I Stay Creative?

No matter what I do, sometimes for days (or weeks), I just feel drained. Often I feel unmotivated, insecure, or just plain doubtful.BUT, I am a man who believes in finding solutions, not problem, and I know there is a solution to this feeling. I just need to exercise my creative mind. So how to I stay creative? The Solution …

Coffee Break: Mickey Mouse Cup

S.M.A.R.T. Goals

The Importance of Setting Smart Goals from Derek Couts on Vimeo. Ok, so at this point, I’m probably beating a dead horse. Creating goals are important, but they will only be achieved with S.M.A.R.T. Goals! In the above video, I speak of the importance of S.M.A.R.T. Goals, and here are the main take aways. S.M.A.R.T. Goals hold you accountable. When …