Focus on Living in the Moment

Life Lesson Of The Week Live life for the moment; not for the past or the future because things aren’t always guaranteed. -Kimberly S’ Life Lesson from Cedar Rapids, Iowa Focus On It So much has been happening in New York City and the world, it was nice to relax a few weeks ago in […]

I Have No Regrets

Very few times in life will I ever work hard, pour my heart into something, succeed and walk away. Since the summer of 2007 when I launched Winglight Productions (only to be re-branded as just Richard Dedor), I have been working my ass off to make it as a speaker and consultant. in that time, […]

Focus on Your Passion

Life Lesson Of The Week When applying to colleges, make sure you are passionate about the school and not just applying to see if you might get in. -Michelle’s Life Lesson from Kansas City, Mo. Focus On It This lesson is not just about colleges … it is about something bigger. It is about life. […]

Focus on Providing Support

Life Lesson Of The Week Don’t judge a man at his highest point, but judge him at his lowest when times are the toughest! -Grant F’s Life Lesson Des Moines, Iowa Focus On It I’ve had some great high moments in life. Running for office at age 18. Publishing not one, but two books Writing […]

Focus on Your Lifetime Learning

Life Lesson Of The Week Learn about others. -Sara C. from Strafford, Mo. Focus On It It’s back-to-school time and that means it is a time for students (and adults) to re-enter the classroom and fill their heads with all kinds of new knowledge and experiences. But for those of us who don’t go to […]

Richard Marathon

I Ran a Marathon and You Can Too

When I look back at this past year, I believe it will be seen in my eyes and those closest to me as the year that I re-took control. I stopped telling myself “no” and made some amazing things happen. After a back injury shortly after college, I had to hang up my super-competitive tennis […]

Book Review: The Right Stuff

Do I have the right stuff? Boy, I hope so. I don’t want to be on the short end of this stick. If you have never heard of this book, or it’s author, Tom Wolfe, go pick up this book now. Sure, it is a history novel, but it reads like a movie. It is […]