Ryan Wakefield

Ryan is Chief Editor at Every Day, Getting Better. Ryan has been a basketball coach for over 20 years. Having coached at both the high school and middle school levels, Ryan felt it was time to pass on the stories and quotes that he has used to help motivate his teams. Ryan also contributes to the leadership development programs for the Sigma Chi Fraternity.

Hold the Rope

hold the rope

Hold the Rope – Author unknown Every year a professional football team wins the Championship. Every year a college football team wins the NCAA. Every year the best high school team wins the state championship. All these teams have one thing in common; No matter how tough it became throughout their season, they did one thing — they held the rope! What is “holding the rope?” ...[Read More]

Lessons From the Geese

Lessons From the Geese

  Fact 1: As each goose flap its wings it creates an“uplift” for the birds that follow. By flying in a “V” formation, the whole flock adds 71% greater range than if each bird flew alone. Lesson: People who share a common sense of direction and community can get where they are going quicker and easier because they are traveling on the thrust of one another. Fact 2: When a goose falls out of fo ...[Read More]

legacy

How to start a movement

How to start a movement

Welcome to day 1 of Every Day Getting Better.  Our goal is to provide one video, quote, poem per day that makes you smile / ponder / dream / think / imagine ~ and in the end, makes you a better person. This is a community, so please do your part by sharing your comments / thoughts / perceptions below the daily posts.  We hope that you enjoy and tell your friends about us.