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An Open Letter to Teachers and Educators

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It’s that time of the year again.  Your summer has officially come to a close and you’re no doubt in the process of getting your room together, going over protocol and expectations in your various schools and the countless other tasks you must complete before students start back shortly. I [...]

August 13, 2014 Baylor Barbee Blog 2

Excellence over Success

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Excellence over Success Every once in a while I come across a quote that instills a paradigm shift in this already-motivated mind of mine.  My Dad sent me this quote this morning. “Success bases our worth on a comparison with others.  Excellence gauges our values by measuring us against our [...]

August 12, 2014 Baylor Barbee Blog 0

How to Change the World

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When we’re growing up, most of have visions of changing the world, of being that super hero.  As we grow older, we’re faced with real world problems, stresses, and other issues and our mindset change from “change the world” to “save myself.”  News is depressing, and it always seems like [...]

August 5, 2014 Baylor Barbee Blog, Faith 0

Dear You

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Dear You, I feel like I can’t even say your name right now, because I’m so hurt by what you’ve become. I feel like I don’t even know you anymore. After all these years together, i thought you would have matured in the way you treat me and be more [...]

July 29, 2014 Baylor Barbee Blog, Life, Motivation 0

Photoshop Life

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Photoshop is used heavily in the print industry to alter photographs and enhance images. It is used on magazine covers to make models appear flawless and skinny in order to give the reader a feeling of inferiority, which the magazines then give you product advertisements to help you “look flawless [...]

July 22, 2014 Baylor Barbee Blog 0

Beauty of a New Day

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Someone recently asked me what I thought was the single greatest thing about being an entrepreneur.  I’ve never been asked that before so it made me think.  At first I thought maybe it’s the fact that I answer to no one.  Maybe it’s the fact I get to write my [...]

July 15, 2014 Baylor Barbee Blog 0

Searching for Better Days

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There is a time for everything under the sun; Solomon tells us that in Ecclesiastes. We understand in life that both good and bad things will happen to us; there will be great days and days of grief. That is a fact. To often we spend much of our lives [...]

April 16, 2014 Baylor Barbee Blog, Life 0

Lessons from Flappy Bird

Life Lessons from Flappy Bird

If you’re like millions of people around the world, you’ve undoubtedly been caught up recently in the “Flappy Bird” craze.  This simplistic game on iOS and Android involves a bird that you maneuver through gaps of pipes… over and over…. until you die.  That’s it. The graphics, circa 1980’s, resemble that [...]

February 17, 2014 Baylor Barbee Blog 0

Supercharge Your Life

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If you drive down the streets of uptown Dallas, you can’t help but notice that there are many beautiful cars.  Every day I see all sorts of exotic coupes, sedans, and loaded SUV’s.  A great friend of mine is no exception.  I recently rode with her to a TV shoot [...]

July 16, 2013 Baylor Barbee Blog, Motivation 1

Pray Moore (Oklahoma Tribute)

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I got really emotional this morning for a number of reasons.  One of my Best Friends, John Martin, who is an Oklahoma Native, released a new song called “Pray Moore” dedicated to the tragedies regarding the Recent Tornados in Oklahoma and specifically, Moore, Oklahoma. Watch the short 3 minute video [...]

June 10, 2013 Baylor Barbee Blog, Faith 0