The Starship Freedom

The Starship Freedom

The Starship Freedom’s crew are like-minded, like-valued and possess a growth mindset. We are wired to push the boundaries of what is known to explore, discover, process, delineate, and radio back the coordinates of knowledge, wisdom, and ideas to others traveling through space. Sometimes our transmissions are the product of combining elements of what we’re discovering with our own new thoughts and ideas.


Bridge the Gap Between Knowing and Doing New Coworker: “I hear Steve is going to a seminar on service department productivity.” Grizzled Veteran: “No worries Sam, he’ll come back gung […]


Resilience in 2020 and Beyond As if the physical in-your-face-reality of today isn’t enough. Internet-memes-gone-wild and over-hyped media quacks have pounded home what a crazy year this has been. How […]


How does the Freedom fit in with the Go Time Success Group?  Short answer? Like a glove. In 2018, Ben Stark, Chris Hunter and myself began working on the story […]


August 25, 2020

The Freedom

Why do we call the Starship, the Starship Freedom? In order to live our purpose, we must be who we really are. That’s confusing. Aren’t we are who we are? […]


Stardate: 8/18/2020 First purpose, then vision. Visions are projections of one’s fundamental beliefs and assumptions about human nature…A vision of the future is much like a literary or musical theme. […]


August 11, 2020

Purpose and Process

Purpose and Process Stardate: 8/11/2020 The Starship Freedom is a mindset. It’s an imaginary spacecraft designed to provoke, nurture and support a growth mindset. On your star-trail to that growth […]


Transformational Leadership Stardate: Aug 4, 2020 “I can’t get buy-in! I’ve been over and over it. I just can’t make our people______!” Fill in the blank. From systems to processes […]


“If more information was the answer, then we’d all be billionaires with perfect abs.”

Derek Sivers in Tim Ferriss’s, <a class="anchor-quote QuillHelpers-link textEditor-link" href=",1,ryejZyxdDmDZmAuAcYMFSFb_ThGFgy6VRv3xrAOUjXSlbbo90ZTlI-RbfkEV9wKHrk5z2KErAsI3A9JQq4xuPol_S1R6mqWNbKUp9hGH3-s,&typo=1" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener noreferrer" data-is-link=",1,ryejZyxdDmDZmAuAcYMFSFb_ThGFgy6VRv3xrAOUjXSlbbo90ZTlI-RbfkEV9wKHrk5z2KErAsI3A9JQq4xuPol_S1R6mqWNbKUp9hGH3-s,&typo=1">Tools of Titans</a> <strong>Stardate: September 17, 2020</strong>

“The single most important thing you can do to help ensure your future success, is to find someone who has an interest in your development.” 

-Brandon Busteed in James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner’s Learning Leadership. See Busteed’s article “The Two Most Important Questions for Graduates.” Stardate: September 3rd, 2020

“Visions of the future are not predictions. They are creations.”

– James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner, Learning Leadership   Stardate: August 30th, 2020

“All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think, we become.”

– The Buddha in James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner’s, Learning Leadership

Inspiring leadership speaks to people’s need to have meaning and purpose in their lives.

– James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner, The Leadership Challenge

Leaders who refuse to listen will eventually be surrounded by people who have nothing significant to say.

– Andy Stanley in Michael Hyatt’s, The Vision Driven Leader Stardate: August 6, 2020