5 Top Tips for Excellence From Maddux, Walton, Anton, McCallum

By Brian Hurlburt, Magnifying Excellence Podcast Host Excellence is a journey, not a destination. If there is one thing I have learned in the initial five episodes of the Magnifying Excellence Podcast, it’s that is the overriding philosophy. Hall of Famers Greg Maddux (baseball), Napoleon McCallum (college football) and Bill Walton (basketball), entertainment icon Susan […]

Howard University, Pentagon Team Up for Artificial Intelligence Center of Excellence

According to NextGov.com, “The Defense Department, Army and Howard University have linked up to collectively push forward artificial intelligence and machine learning-rooted research, technologies and applications through a recently unveiled center of excellence. A unique partnership with an eye towards the future. –By Brian Hurlburt, Magnifying Excellence Podcast Host and Founder. The work to be […]

Steelers Roethlisberger, Young Wideouts Exemplify NFL Excellence

DKPittsburghSports.com founder and writer Dejan Kovacevic has a way with words, and he recently labeled the partnership between Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger as exemplifying energy and Excellence. Who are we to argue? –By Brian Hurlburt, Magnifying Excellence Podcast Host and Founder. Kovacevic captures the success on offense of everyone involved as, “This blossoming symbiosis between […]

NASCAR Legend Jimmie Johnson Wins France Award of Excellence

Among the legends of NASCAR, 7-tim Cup champion Jimmie Johnson ranks near the top not only for his racing Excellence but also for the Excellence he displayed out of the car. Recently, NASCAR honored Johnson with the Bill France Award of Excellence. An important note is that the award is considered one of NASCAR’s most […]

US Ski and Snowboard Center of Excellence Is Next Level

In Park City, Utah, stands the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Center of Excellence, which helps American winter sport athletes train year round for the Olympics and other world-class competitions. Athletes have called it a game-changer over the years. Olympic champions Jonny Moseley and X Games Gold Medalist Maggie Voisin recently hosted a virtual fundraiser from […]

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 […]