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Be The Best Blog with Bo Eason

Storytelling Expert, Former NFL All Star, Broadway Playwright & Motivational Speaker Helping You Achieve Greatness

This Will Keep You Going, Even When the Journey Gets Tough

I’ve never been one to sugarcoat things, so let’s talk turkey: Your journey to becoming the Best is going to be tough. There’s going to be some pain. There’s going to be regret. There are going to be a heap of challenges. So what does it take to keep moving forward, even when you’re smaller […]

How to Be the Best, Even in the Face of Tough Competition

Do you ever feel intimidated? If you’re working in a field where the competition is tough, every day can feel like a challenge. Some days, you might even want to give up. When I decided I wanted to be the best stage performer in the world after my NFL-career-ending knee injury, I had some serious […]

How to Stop Wasting Your Time

12-15 hours a month. That’s nearly TWO full work days. That’s how much time 90% of adult Americans spend on Facebook each month, according to a study from the analytics company, Comscore. Just imagine if you could cut your Facebook time in HALF. You’d get an entire day back every month! What could you accomplish? […]

How Long Does It Really Take to Become the Best?

“How long does it take to be the Best, Bo?” I get that question a lot. And I’ll be honest with you: The answer knocks the wind out of some people. Others think I’m flat-out crazy. In fact, I’m not even going to tell you my answer yet because I want a little more room […]

I Answer Your Toughest Questions About Being the Best

I can always count on my community members to keep me accountable. I did a Q&A in my A-Lister’s Facebook group and those guys asked me some TOUGH questions. I loved it. That might sound a little masochistic, but it fired me up to see my Warrior community demanding the Best of me. They lobbed […]

Why Those TV Screens at the Gym Are a Problem—and Why It Matters, Even If You Don’t Work Out

The first time I walked into the gym near my home, I was immediately struck by how many screens I saw: 24 big-screen TVs near the treadmills. More big screens lined up in front of the stationary bikes. Plus, each of the treadmills and bikes had its own little TV built right into it. It’s […]

Why I Don’t Draw a Hard Line Between My Personal and Professional Life

You might be surprised to discover that there’s a part of my life where I don’t draw any hard lines, and I don’t have any strict boundaries. (This coming from the same guy who will tell you that becoming the Best might cost you a few friendships – and that’s okay.) But I’ve got a […]

A Lesson on Choices from the Most Motivated 12-Year-Old I Know

Life is a series of choices. And when you’re chasing your dream of being the Best, those choices can get tough. Sometimes you have to choose between things like hitting happy hour with a friend or heading home to work on your personal story as you promised yourself you would. I’m gonna be blunt with […]

This “Bad” Word Is the Key to Your Biggest Dreams

No one likes to talk about this word. In a society that gives out participation trophies, it’s practically forbidden. BUT, if you have big dreams, you absolutely need this word in your life. You won’t get anywhere without it. That’s why it’s my favorite word. Discover it in this week’s video. I’ll also show you […]

Why You Need More Obstacles in Your Life

Do you ever wish things were easier? That you had fewer obstacles in your way? I often do. You probably have, too. But it’s a bad idea—especially if you’re interested in going to the top. In fact, this wish can hold you back from achieving almost anything. I’ll explain why in the video. If you […]