Author: billyhorton

Billy Horton Blog "How do you measure up?"
Blog

How Do You Measure Up?

People who want to be successful are motivated to be better. That is what drives excellence. We push the envelope of what society says the norm is and try to go places no one has gone before us. This mindset drives businesses to be at the top of their industry, […]

Billy Horton Blog "Modify and Adjust"
Blog

Modify and Adjust

I think you can sum up the way 2020 has turned out so far in these 3 words: modify and adjust. The coronavirus pandemic has smacked our world directly in the mouth and changed the way many if not all of us live our lives. At times it has brought […]

Billy Horton Blog "Same Storm, Different Boat"
Blog

Same Storm, Different Boat

I love the water and was blessed to grow up in the great state of Michigan. It is surrounded by the Great Lakes which gave me the first taste of what I thought an ocean would look like. I was lucky enough to live out in the country and our […]

Billy Horton Blog- "Running in Place"
Blog

Running in Place

Sometimes in life it feels like no matter how hard we try; we can’t seem to move forward. You set out to run the race well but make little to no progress. We start to climb the mountain and just as we gain ground, we slide back to our original […]

Billy Horton Blog- What are you running to?
Blog

What Are You Running To?

Let’s face it. We are living in a very weird time. People are meeting for coffee on Zoom, wearing masks inside the grocery store, and on Easter Sunday everyone attended church online. This pandemic has crippled some with anxiety and many are wondering if there is any end in sight. […]

Billy Horton blog "I yam what I yam"
Blog

I Yam What I Yam

When I was a little boy my sister Peggy told me that I loved the cartoon “Popeye”. She said I would beg to watch it all the time which drove some of my brothers and sisters nuts. When I got my way, I would cuddle up next to one of […]

Billy Horton Blog "Hello Nice to Meet You, Again"
Blog

Hello Nice to Meet You, Again

We are in living in the midst of a very difficult time. The coronavirus is spreading across the world and is currently crippling our economy. Many businesses are closed, people are losing their jobs and those of us who are pressed into home schooling our kids for the first time […]

Billy Horton Blog "Search for the one percent"
Blog

Search for the One Percent

I have been an athlete and coach for almost forty years. During this time, I have thrived by pushing beyond the limits I thought were possible and also stunted my growth with being overly critical of myself. I became my own worst enemy because when I tasted success, I just […]

Billy Horton Blog "Expect God's Best"
Blog

Expect God’s Best

What did you think your life would look like when you were ten years old? When you were growing up did you dream of being something cool like a pro athlete or an astronaut, or were you really jazzed thinking about living in the suburbs with a minivan? I’m just […]