Making a Difference – Adoption Excellence Awards

There may be no higher than calling that giving a child a home. Here are some deserving people who recently were recognized by the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services. “These awards represent a degree of excellence that every child in foster care deserves—excellence that communicates the dignity and worth of every young person—excellence […]

Atlanta’s Freeman Has “Excellence Rewarded” With League MVP Award

We love when the word “Excellence” is used in a headline and that was the case recently in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “Freddie Freeman, MVP: Excellence rewarded” was the headline, and he was deserving as the 2020 National League Most Valuable Player. –By Brian Hurlburt, Magnifying Excellence Podcast Host. And as we have learned through our […]

Here’s Why Forbes.com Thinks Kyler Murray’s Excellence Should Transform NFL

Phoenix Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray is taking the NFL by storm and took things to a whole new level this past week when he completed a “Hail Murray” to Deandre Hopkins in the last seconds to defeat the Buffalo Bills 32-30. Here’s how the NFL should be impacted according to Forbes.com. –By Brian Hurlburt, Magnifying […]

Space Station Communications Excellence Paves Way for Us on Earth

Recently, NASA marked 20 straight years of having a human in space. Part of what makes this stunning achievement possible is inventing and implementing reliable communications systems. To honor this, NASA recently posted an article entitled, “The International Space Station: 20 Years of Communications Excellence.” –By Brian Hurlburt, Magnifying Excellence Podcast Host. For sure, these […]

Lifetime of Excellence Leads Marlins to Hire Baseball’s First Female GM

When I saw the headline from the Miami Marlins Twitter feed, my first thought was, “that is exactly what I hope to inspire and shine a light on with the Magnifying Excellence Podcast: a lifetime of Excellence.” The feed read: “Making history by bringing a lifetime of excellence, Kim Ng steps to the helm as […]

Here Are Books On Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence Longlist

With still much time on our hands during days and nights at home, here’s some welcome news about how to pass the time. A total of 46 books (26 fiction, 20 nonfiction) has been selected for the longlist for the 2021 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction. This list will whittle down […]

Excellence Comes to NASCAR with Jordan, Hamlin, Wallace Team Up

In 2020, what happened off the raceway was just as important as what happened on it for NASCAR, especially when it came to racer Bubba Wallace pushing for social justice during a tumultuous summer. Racers immediately supported him as did a majority of fans, even as other fans voiced disappointing hateful rhetoric. Also off the […]

Tiger and Phil Discuss Excellence During Vegas Press Conference

There is no denying that both Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have achieved #Excellence during their careers. At The Match in 2018 at Las Vegas’ Shadow Creek golf course, the two discussed what the word means to them. I also asked Tiger the same question at the 2008 U.S. Open and he stayed consistent, saying […]

A New Era of Excellence Is Here – Video

Welcome. Season one of THE Magnifying Excellence Podcast is Live. The first five (of 10) episodes are LIVE. Listen Now. Guest Lineup – Greg Maddux, baseball hall of famer (How did a fortune cookie inspire him?) – Bill Walton, basketball hall of famer (He has a 16-minute definition of excellence) – Susan Anton, multi-talented performer and business woman […]