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5 Steps to Unlocking a Genius Trait

Any goal can be achieved if the steps toward the goal are small enough so that each step may be accomplished! Anyone who has read ...

Are You Willing to Change Your Mind?

The biggest reason some people hesitate to do our genius training is, quite frankly, they don’t believe us. By that I mean, they don’t think ...

Beware the Antigenius

There are a few reasons why children stop using their own inborn genius traits. One of the main reasons is the Antigenius (pronounced ˈan-tə-jēn-yəs). The word ...

Teachers Can Save Lives

I wrote a novel (using a pseudonym) about a hunt for the yeti in the Himalaya. In the Acknowledgments section, I thanked all the teachers ...

The Curiosity of an Eight-Year-Old Boy

Recently, I took a long flight home from the east coast to west coast. There are two things I don’t like about flying—standing in lines ...

What Genius Traits Do You Have?

When I was a kid, and I first arrived at junior high school, there was another kid in the 7th grade with me that I ...

A Better Way to a Happy Employee

There are a lot of HR experts talking about ways to improve employee engagement or the employee experience to make employees happier. All the different ...

One Cause of Unhappiness

I hate to write in generalizations, but I think it is safe to say that everyone desires to be happy. This thought led me into ...

Why People Need Protection from Themselves

In 1974, I got kicked off the high school baseball team for streaking through the quad during cheerleader tryouts. Believe it or not, streaking was ...

Rule #1: Make ‘Em Laugh

When I was seven years old my parents got a divorce. It took me years to figure out how much that affected me but, in ...

Why You Should Choose Knowledge As Your Superpower

Can you imagine if Spiderman had the knowledge on how to spin a web any size and catch thieves just like flies, but he didn’t ...

The Next Word On The Page

Back in the day, I used to do sales for a consulting firm. And to become a better sales person, I’d do training courses at ...

Living with No Fear

One of the biggest regrets I ever had in my life was walking away from a fight back in high school. Although later that year, ...

Why You’re Not Rich

I’m sure you’ve heard something like this before: Rich people are driven people. Usually, that is followed up with: People are born with a strong ...

What Is Your Company’s Culture?

The most important thing to understand about culture is that it’s not something you have, it’s something you DO. Your culture is created. It’s alive. ...

You Define Your Level of Genius

From all the geniuses in the world, there’s one you should know more about. You. Genius is inborn—it’s in every person. You have the capability ...

Don’t Just Make a Difference. Make a Difference for the Better.

“Keep your feet on the ground—but have your head in the clouds. Strive to achieve great things, not just for yourself, but for the betterment ...

Who’s the genius?

If you’ve read The 24 Characteristics of Genius article by Dr. Alfred Barrios, we would like to show you an example of all twenty-four characteristics ...

The Science Behind Genius

There is a science behind genius. It's the same science behind achieving goals. It’s called The 24 Characteristics of Genius. It’s knowledge that has been ...

Defining Genius

THE MEANING OF GENIUS When you understand what genius is, you can act like one. To use a tool, you need to know what it is ...

Sam Walton’s Genius Advice to a 17-Year Old is Useful to Anyone Who Wants to Succeed

In 1986 Sam Walton, founder of Walmart, was the wealthiest man in America with an estimated net worth of $4.5 billion. Although Walton opened his ...