April 21, 2020

Miracle Motivation – “Be the hero of your story, not the victim of your circumstances.”

When you are presented with obstacles, you have two choices: give in, or get going. As a global community, we have little control over anything right now, aside from our own actions. When we think about how we want to remember this time, what comes to your mind? Do you want to remember these days as feeling trapped, limited, fearful, and dark, or do you want to flip your perspective to see this time as an opportunity to slow down, […]
July 17, 2017

THE PRIVILEGE OF BEING AMERICAN

Happy Fourth of July! Gold Medal Strategies has been busy over the last couple of months recruiting and expanding our team to include Captain Tom Chaby & Colonel Rick Searfoss! We found that America’s birthday was fitting to proudly announce these two incredibly successful men who have played an integral part of what makes America so great. Tom and Rick entered the motivational speaking field because they wanted to inspire, motivate, and mentor as many people as they could with […]
May 6, 2015

MENTOR SERIES: DAN PRATT AND PAUL HALEY

It was the summer of 1984, and I had just retired from hockey. I was playing in a celebrity charity golf tournament at the Connecticut Golf Club in Easton, CT. I was participating in the tournament on the invite of Jim McManus, a co-founder of the integrated marketing giant, Marketing Corporation of America, the lead tournament sponsor. MCA had divisions that provided consulting, advertising, sales promotion, coupon .. and other sales and marketing services. In addition to playing a round […]
October 15, 2014

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE KIDS

The memory of my teammate Bobby Suter never dies – as Bob always said “Its all about the kids.” Jim Craig. Bobby Suter was not only an important part of the youth hockey community in Madison, Wisconsin, he was also a valuable part of our 1980 U.S. “Miracle on Ice” Olympic Hockey Team. He will be greatly missed. In memory of Bobby Suter and his motto “It’s All About The Kids” Gold Medal Strategies will be donating to “All About […]