Veterans Answer Call to Help Capitol Clean Up

It was a day to be forgotten and also remembered. It was the day of the attack on the United States Capitol Building. A group of giving veterans answered the call following the tragic events, once again showing the resiliency, compassion and Excellence of true Americans. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. […]

Revealing Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Opinion of Excellence

Now more than ever a dedication to Excellence is needed. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. believed any act or task, no matter how seemingly little, should be pursued with Excellence. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. From Dr. King: “No work is insignificant. All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance […]

Navy Seal, Book Demonstrates Why Excellence Matters

When it comes to discipline and Excellence, the Navy SEALS are about as good as it gets. Matt Exelson embodies this and understands how to deal with pressure. –-By Brian Hurlburt, Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. Exelson was recently featured by Brandon Webb on and in the pages of Webb’s book, Among Heroes, available everywhere […]

21 Tips to Achieve Customer Service Excellence, Empathy

Most likely in some way, we are all in the service business. And with difficult times and frayed nerves all around us, finding ways to provide an Excellence level of customer service is ultra important. Here are 21 tips to help by Custom Think. –By Brian Hurlburt, Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. CustomerThink is a global […]

UNLV Students Earn Award, Help Fight Covid One Breath at a Time

These are, indeed, challenging times, and challenging times call for innovation–and dare we say–Excellence. Two UNLV engineering students and a graduate from Cal-Berkeley teamed to be one of five recognized with a grant from a UNLV-based and international competition. –By Brian Hurlburt, Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. To inspire innovators to find ways to combat Covid-19 […]

Are These the Most Important Excellence Awards (Cyber Security) of Year?

The Globee® Awards organizer of world’s premier business awards programs and business ranking lists is now accepting nominations and entries for the 17th Annual 2021 Cyber Security Global Excellence Awards® honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the cyber and digital security industry. The SVUS Awards® has rebranded as Globee Awards consisting of the […]

Ohio State Excellence Blows Out Clemson In Lead Up to Alabama Showdown

As we often say, “Excellence is around us”, and it was on full display Jan. 1 during the Sugar Bowl when the Ohio State Buckeyes blew out perennial powerhouse Clemson in a College Football Playoff semi-final game. Now, the buckeyes take on the historic Alabama Crimson Tide in the national championship Jan. 11. –By Brian […]

Excellence Canada Creates Inclusion Project to Promote Racial Equity, Diversity

Our friends at Excellence Canada are jumping into 2021 with the launch of the new Inclusion Project to promote racial equity and diversity throughout Canada. “Our goal is to further inclusion, innovation, and leadership through partnership and collaboration among organizations, communities, and institutions across Canada; we are excited to be furthering these through this partnership,” […]

Excellence Collection Reveals Magnificence of Caribbean

This one is purely aspirational, so maybe each of us can aspire to a prosperous 2021 and also traveling, worry free, to places near and far. A possible destination is the Caribbean, where the Excellence Collection, a group of all-inclusive Caribbean resorts, has launched a rewards program to entice more travel. –By Brian Hurlburt, Host, Magnifying […]

Excellence Award Honors Quality Educational Access

Providing equal education opportunities for all is a complicated task and there are organizations working to make this a reality. The NPEA/Cooke Award for Excellence in Educational Access recognizes an NPEA member organization or program that has made a notable difference in the lives of historically marginalized students. Here’s the 2020 winner. –By Brian Hurlburt, […]