Ali - Training Matters!

How Discipline is Built, Part 1!!! Well we talked a lot about confidence and that’s really critical to development, but just about equally – and just about as frequently requested at KarateBuilt Martial Arts – discipline is important. We define discipline as “Doing What You’re Supposed to Do, When You’re Supposed to Do It!” When we train and when […]

If you are working on something exciting you don't have to be pushed, the vision pulls you!

Better Grades for Kids, Better Life for Adults Part 4!! OK the last step towards confidence… well it really isn’t the last step because as we teach at KarateBuilt Martial Arts building self-esteem – real self-esteem is a lifelong process. This is because we can always keep moving towards making self-esteem better and building more […]

A Strong Positive Self Image is the Best Preparation for Success

Better Grades for Kids, Better Life for Adults Part 3!! You should have learned the first 2 steps towards confidence building (and therefore better grades) in the last emails. The next part is building mental skills and capability. When you have mental capability you feel more confident because you can process more… you can focus […]

Black Belt Is White Belt Who Never Quit

Better Grades for Kids, Better Life for Adults Part 2!! So last time we discussed critical initial confidence building. That safety and feeling like you can handle yourself is the first part to building confidence and self-esteem (and therefore builds better grades… The next part is building physical skills. You don’t have to be Bruce […]