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Thank You, Superheroes!

Congratulations, Superheroes…We did it! Our 2012 SuperheroYou conference raised over $25,000 to adopt a village in Kenya. We donated those funds to the Unstoppable Foundation, who partnered with Free the Children to help out the Mwangaza community in the Maasai Mara in Kenya via their Sponsor a Village (SAV) program. Last week, we received our final […]

Real-Life Superhero of the Week: Mary Edwards Walker

Ever heard of the Medal of Honor? It’s the highest honor you can get in the US military. But out of 1.8 million female veterans, only one woman has ever received it: Mary Edwards Walker. Mary was born in Oswego, NY on November 26, 1832. Her parents were incredibly liberal for their age, educating all 5 of […]

20 Real-Life Superheroes of 2014

Here at SuperheroYou, we consider every single person to be a real-life superhero. But every superhero must be well-trained, and some are better so than others. Today, we present to you 25 people who acted as real-life superheroes in 2014. Could you be on the list next year 1. Stephen Colbert. 2014 was full of changes […]

How You Can Be Nicer, Smarter and Happier With Just Five Minutes A Day

Meditate like a Zen monk at the touch of a button! If you’ve ever tried to meditate, you know how farfetched that claim sounds. Meditation is an incredibly beneficial practice whose many benefits we’ve touted before. But meditation is difficult, especially for beginners. Focusing on your breath for 15 minutes sounds simple until you remember […]

Brendon Burchard on the Charged Life

Just before you die, you will ask yourself: Did I live? Did I love? Did I matter? Those are the questions Brendon Burchard asked when he received a second chance at life, and the questions he now asks himself every night. After a bad breakup in college, Burchard took a summer job in the Dominican […]

What Advice Would You Give Your Younger Self?

Happy Saturday, Superheroes! I, Jim Kwik, just landed in NYC for the world premiere of X-Men: Days of Future Past – we were lucky enough to bring Kwik Learning to their studio. In the film, Professor Charles Xavier (Patrick Stewart) sends Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) back in time to deliver an important message to his younger […]

SuperheroYou Interviews Sean Stephenson

This month’s real-life Superhero is Sean Stephenson, an incredible speaker, author and motivator. Get his advice and learn all about his superpower by reading our interview. SuperheroYou (SY): What is your origin story? Sean Stephenson (SS): Okay. I ended up in a time capsule in my parent’s front yard. No. I came into the world given […]

Book Review: The Tapping Solution

Whatever you do, don’t read The Tapping Solution in a cafe. You’ll be eager to follow along with the book, and you will look crazy. New York Times bestseller The Tapping Solution by Nick Ortner gives a detailed look into tapping, which is also known as Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT). The technique asks you to […]

100 Ways to Make 2014 Your Best Year!

Happy New Year Heroes! To help you make 2014 your best year ever… We asked our SuperheroYou community this one question: “What is ONE thing your fellow heroes can do to have a GREAT YEAR?” Here’s what they told us… the answers may surprise you! (below, in no particular order) If you want more, make […]

Roger Love, Top Hollywood Voice Coach, on Creating Your Superhero Voice

Roger Love, voice coach to stars like Maroon 5 and the hit FOX TV show Glee, never imagined he’d teach people how to speak as well as sing. But after studying the difference, he learned that there was no difference between speaking and singing. He discovered studies from Stanford University that showed that the words […]

Kwik Learning’s SuperheroYou School in Guatemala

As with years prior, last year, our SuperheroYou/Kwik Learning community committed a portion of our revenue to purposeful causes. One of them was a donation to fund the building of a school through the good works of Pencils of Promise, whose mission is #EducationForAll. We wanted to share the following details we received about our […]

Tony Hsieh – Unleashing the Power of Collisions, Community & Co-Learning

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh is leading a heroic effort to revitalize downtown Las Vegas. Their commitment to accelerate collisions, community and co-learning is in strong alignment with our SuperheroYou community of change agents. We are proud to partner to with Tony and his team on their Downtown Project initiative to make you smarter. www.DowntownProject.com

Mike Rayburn Performs “What If…” at SuperheroYou

Get ready to be energized, entertained and empowered! Watch world class guitarist Mike Rayburn as he uses his creativity, music, humor and superpowers to encourage, challenge and inspire you to step into your greatness and leap beyond limitations. Mike has headlined top stages from the Las Vegas strip to Carnegie Hall. Follow and connect with […]

How to Become Talented At Anything You Want

Is talent something with which you’re born, or is it something you can make, build, develop, hone, and practice? This interview says you can. Daniel Coyle is a two-time National Magazine Award finalist, New York Times bestseller, Winner of the William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award, Sporting News Book of the Year, and […]

Sekou Performs “SuperheroYou” Live

“It gave me goosebumps…” These were the words we heard from two dozen people after the opening of our most recent SuperheroYou brainpower conference. The clip below will certainly inspire and remind you of your true brilliance. Thank you to national poetry slam champion and award-winning Poetic Voice Sekou Andrews for creating this amazing SuperheroYou […]

Happy 80th Birthday Quincy Jones “Just Getting Started”

Today March 14th, Quincy celebrates his 80th Birthday! Quincy has been nominated for a record 79 Grammys with more won than any living musician (27), produced both the best-selling album (Thriller) and single (We Are the World) in history, discovered Will Smith & Oprah, produced Broadway’s The Color Purple nominated for 11 Tony Awards, won […]

Jim Kwik on “A Total Disruption” of How We Learn

In the latest episode of “A Total Disruption,” Jim Kwik, CEO of Kwik Learning and Co-Founder of SuperheroYou, proves that our memory has far more power than we use – by memorizing 50 numbers on the spot. In an age of information technology overload, Kwik’s mission is to share mental strategies to keep our brains […]

Gratitude For The School YOU Made Possible

Congratulations Hero… WE DID IT! With the proceeds we donated from our recent Brainpower For Success Summit and Kwik Learning’s Speed-Reading & Memory Trainings, we are excited to announce our community has fully funded a school for hundreds of children in need. SuperheroYou is honored to make this contribution (of $25,000.00) to the heroes of […]

Tap Away Stress & Limiting Beliefs

Are you on the lookout for a simple stress-relief technique? Do you need to relax really quickly, but don’t have time to meditate or take a break from your day? Why not try a simple 5-minute technique known as tapping? Tapping is a stress-relief technique where you tap on acupressure points for stress relief. You […]

The Ultra Mind Solution with Dr. Mark Hyman

We all know that our mental state affects our physical health. But did you know that your body has enormous influence on your brain terms of focus, attention, memory, and more? Dr. Mark Hyman does. The practicing physician developed a groundbreaking system that improves the body by treating your body right. He’s written six New […]

Tapping Your Emotional IQ – From Superhuman to a “Super Human”

Do your emotions ever get the better of you or someone you care about? No doubt, we’re living through unpredictable times, and it’s taking a toll on our mental, physical and emotional health. In the above video, Chip Conley walks you through simple formulas for tapping emotions, like lasting joy and happiness. This is not […]

10 Human Drives by Brendon Burchard

Brendon Burchard, New York Times best-selling author of “The Charge,” shares how he came back from a life-threatening accident and brain trauma to become the world’s leading expert on high-performance. In the following broadcast from the SuperheroYou Brainpower for Success Summit, Brendon shows you how our brains are hardwired to meet 10 specific human drives, […]

Abundance: The Future Is Better Than You Think with Peter Diamandis

We live in troubling times, but is the world really all that bad? Not according to Peter Diamandis, the New York Times bestselling co-author of Abundance: The Future is Better Than You Think. And Diamandis knows what he’s talking about  – he’s the Founder and Chairman of the X Prize Foundation, which helps “bring about […]

Remembering Your Past with Marilu Henner

Marilu Henner has what’s known as a Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory (HSAM). What that means is she can remember every single day of her life in detail! Can you imagine if you had just a fraction of that kind of brain power? You’d be able to recall names, events, places, faces… and even attach a […]