August 11

Look for the * for today’s advice.

BHAG Day

MIND

Alex Haley 1921

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https://www.history.com/topics/black-history/alex-haley

TRUTH: Roots spoke to larger truths about racial slavery and American history.

http://panachecareerstrategies.com/executive-presence-5-lessons-from-alex-haley-veteran-and-author/

https://www.amazon.com/Roots-Alex-Haley/dp/0099362813

*Read Roots by Alex Haley so you can learn the truth about slavery and American history.

BODY

Hulk Hogan 1953

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https://hulkhogan.com/

Hogan says staying fit boils down to three things. “Come down to the gym for an hour and a half every day, use light weights and try to be consistent with eating good food,” he says.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/18/hulk-hogan-exercise-home-gym-tour_n_7607502.html

  1. Vitamin D: a key factor in testosterone levels

https://takecareof.com/articles/best-vitamins-supplements-for-men

*Go to the gym today and work out with light weights for an hour and a half. Eat good food. Say your prayers and take your vitamins too.

SOUL

Jerry Falwell 1933

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http://www.liberty.edu/aboutliberty/index.cfm?PID=6921

Develop BHAGs.

“BHAG” stands for “Big Hairy Audacious Goal.” Doc loved talking about BHAGs. He was almost obsessive about. He wanted Liberty students to become “Champions for Christ,” and a major way he foresaw this happening was for all of us to make humongous goals.

http://jeremyroberts.org/falwell/

*Make your BHAG to become a champion for Christ.

MONEY

Steve Wozniak 1950

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http://www.woz.org/

When Jobs refused to hand over stock options, Wozniak dug into his own pockets and offered $10 million worth of Apple stock to early garage employees. He says it was “the right thing” to do.

http://www.businessinsider.com/steve-wozniak-gave-early-apple-employees-10-million-in-stock-2014-9

https://www.apple.com/

*Do “the right thing” and always be good to your employees. Remember the people who helped you get to the top.

ENTERTAINMENT

Chris Hemsworth 1983 – watch Bad Times at the El Royale

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https://twitter.com/chrishemsworth?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor

Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe’s El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption… before everything goes to hell.

https://www.foxmovies.com/movies/bad-times-at-the-el-royale

*View today as your one last shot at redemption, after watching Bad Times at the El Royale

FOOD

Viola Davis 1965 – collard greens

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https://twitter.com/violadavis?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor

Last night, during the Golden Globes, actress Viola Davis let viewers in on the secret ingredients she uses to make her collard greens. “I use smoked turkey, chicken broth, and my special barbecue sauce,”

https://mic.com/articles/164735/viola-davis-controversial-collard-greens-ingredient-is-puzzling-the-internet#.xfXJuGwfh

https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/51803/kickin-collard-greens/

https://www.amazon.com/Fences-Denzel-Washington/dp/B01NBHKID8

*Watch Viola’s Oscar winning performance in Fences while enjoying her collard greens with barbecue sauce.

SNUB – Joe Rogan

Review –

  • Start reading Roots
  • Lift weights, say your prayers, eat your vitamins
  • State you BHAG
  • Do the right thing for your employees
  • Watch Bad Times at the El Royale
  • Make collard greens with barbecue sauce