Robert Begley

Robert works as a speaking coach, helping TedX speakers and businessmen deliver more memorable messages. When he is not working, he enjoys swimming, playing basketball, practicing Bikram yoga, and dancing ballet.

Rush: My Gateway to Ayn Rand

How did you discover Ayn Rand? Whether you’re new to her work or have loved it for years, there are lots of ways to be introduced to it. Perhaps it was from discussions with family, friends, classmates, or on social media. Perhaps you saw film versions of her...

For Maximum Success, “Eat That Frog”

Have you ever felt so overwhelmed with a project or task that you don't even know where to start? This often leads to procrastination. But if you sit down and think about the project, writing step by step what you need to do, things become clearer. How can we make...

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Recent Posts

Taking Charge of Your Wellbeing

Taking Charge of Your Wellbeing

A commitment to personal flourishing requires an active mind ready to jump into the driver’s seat and ask, “What do I need to do to become healthier?” All you need to do is be willing to take the time and effort for the first step.

Will AI Help or Hurt Artists?

Will AI Help or Hurt Artists?

Artificial Intelligence-based image generators like DALL-E 2, Midjourney, and Stable Diffusion are just a few of the recent advancements stoking fears about AI, and not without reason.