Rediscovering the Genius in Each of Us

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Research shows, and our life experience confirms, that nearly all 5 year-old kids believe they can and will change the world, and they have big plans for doing so. Conversely, only about 2% of adults believe they can make a profound difference in the world. Why, and when, do so many of us quit on our dreams?

Matthew Fritz‘s insight:

@AngelaMaiers and @JohnEMichel urge: "Don’t let that be you. Commit to fighting your way back to your five-year-old self. Fight for your dreams with the ferocity that you had back then. Take the initiative to tap back into that childlike wellspring of trust, creativity and boundless imagination. Choose to boldly say, “So long, mediocrity. Step aside, I’ve got it from here.” It’s time for the world to hear, “Look world, no more Mediocre Me.”

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Matthew Fritz is a leader and mentor in the field of complex organizational change, emotional intelligence, and organization strategy. A successful DoD senior-acquisition program manager and test leader, Matt has earned documented success in the areas of test and evaluation, assessment, technology development and flight operations. He has specialized experience in cost, schedule and performance management and is an active duty Field-Grade Officer with command-experience in the United States Air Force. Matt is also a certified acquisition professional, as well as a certified Emotional Intelligence Trainer/Practitioner. He is the Author of an instructional book entitled, “Leveraging Your LinkedIn Profile for Success” and actively blogs with other military leaders at, as well as his personal blog at He and his wife, Stacy, enjoy life with their daughter and son in New Mexico.

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