“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.” - Aristotle
How do you lead with your mind and heart?
Over the weekend, I had the great pleasure of delivering the keynote talk during the Prayer Breakfast at the 122nd South Carolina Bankers Association Annual Convention that was held at The Broadmoor Resort in Colorado Springs, CO. The video will be available shortly but I would like to thank Anne Gillespie, Senior Vice President - SCBA, and Wayne Wicker, Chairman - SCBA for allowing me the opportunity to speak to this fantastic group of people.
“The test of good manners is to be able to put up pleasantly with bad ones.” - Wendell Willkie
What do your manners tell other people?
John Wooden, of UCLA, was one of the greatest college basketball coaches of all time. However, the influence he had over his players in terms of their development into quality young men was something that was more important to him than wins and losses. Take some time and watch this TED Talk Coach Wooden gave in 2009 about the difference between winning and succeeding.
“I hear and I forget, I see and I remember, I do and I understand.” - Chinese Proverb
What do you hear and see and not understand?
“Technology is a useful servant but a dangerous master.” - Christian Lous Lange
How does your technology rule you?
Please check out my latest YouTube recording from the Facing Mel's Music Podcast with Melanie Golding. You can watch the podcast by clicking on the PODCAST & SPEAKING VIDEOS button at the top of this page and scroll down and click on the Facing Mel's Music Podcast tab.
“When something bad happens, you have three choices. You can either let it define you, let it destroy you or you can let it strengthen you.” - Unknown
How do your struggles define you, destroy you, or strengthen you?
Please check out my latest audio recording from the Behavioral Health Integration Podcast with Jacob Minnig. You can listen to the podcast by clicking on the AUDIO PODCASTS & RADIO INTERVIEWS button at the top of this page, then click on the PODCAST INTERVIEWS tab and scroll down and click on the Behavioral Health Integration Podcast tab.
“We die. That may be the meaning of life. But we do language. That may be the measure of our lives.” - Toni Morrison
How are you shaping the meaning of your life by communicating your story?
Please check out my latest audio recording from What If I Ruled The World Podcast with Deborah Bishop. You can listen to the podcast by clicking on the AUDIO PODCASTS & RADIO INTERVIEWS button at the top of this page, then click on the PODCAST INTERVIEWS tab and scroll down and click on the What If I Ruled The World Podcast tab.
“Always go too far, because that’s where you will find the truth.” - Albert Camus
How far will you go to find the truth?
Please check out the Death Dhamma Podcast with Margaret Meloni, which I was featured on earlier this year. Margaret is using the episode as a crossover to teach her students about the importance of mindset and resiliency.
Please check out my latest audio recording from the Masculine Health Solutions Podcast with CJ Rodriguez. You can listen to the podcast by clicking on the AUDIO PODCASTS & RADIO INTERVIEWS button at the top of this page, then click on the PODCAST INTERVIEWS tab and scroll down and click on the Masculine Health Solutions Podcast tab.
Author & Motivational Speaker
Terry is a sought after speaker who believes in the power of a story to motivate, inspire, and help others lead their uncommon and extraordinary lives. By combining his eleven-year cancer journey with his diverse business, athletic coaching, and hostage negotiating expertise, he delivers compelling yet relatable presentations for conferences, on-line events, panels, meetings, and seminars.