Category Archives: The Zero Adversity Club

How to keep loving the perfect job, in spite of its negatives

Posted on August 8, 2016

Every job has things about it that drive you crazy to the point of wanting to leave. Even the perfect job. In this video, Michael J Russ, author of Zero Adversity, reveals how you can continue to love your perfect job, in spite of its negatives—such as the personalities and actions of your workmates, how it’s managed, drama, etc. His answer to this dilemma will surprise you.

Make Your Week One to Remember

Posted on July 18, 2016

In this week’s Zero Adversity video, Michael challenges you to make this week one to remember! How can you do this, you ask? It’s simpler than you think. You make it so by intention. It’s not the things we have, but the experiences we generate from having them that counts. Do something by yourself or with someone, interact with someone you don’t know or do something you have never done. Create experiences this week that adds to a lifetime of amazing memories.

Get More Smiles Per Hour

Posted on July 4, 2016

In this week’s Zero Adversity video, Michael challenges you to get more smiles per hour out of your week. 

Get a Grip On Your Fear

Posted on June 27, 2016

In this week’s Zero Adversity Club video, Michael challenges you to recognize and dispell any fear you experience this week. Fear is responsible for the sidelining of more goals, intentions, and dreams than anything else in your life. When you experience fear, and then take notes on what you fear, and why, you suddenly realize your fears have no basis in reality. in other words, they are completely unsubstantiated. The biggest problem with fear is that it takes you out of the present moment, where your life is actually unfolding.

Its All About Trust

Posted on June 20, 2016

As you go about your day, do you fully trust the decisions and responses you have made? In golf, you decide what you want to do and then execute! The key to execution, however, lies in trusting that your effort will produce the desired outcome. If you do not trust you and your abilities, your effort will lack the confidence needed to successfully play the game. In this video, Michael challenges you to trust the decisions you are making along the way to your goals, intentions, and dreams.

Transform Your Emotions

Posted on June 13, 2016

This Zero Adversity Monday Video comes within 48 hours of the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida. We are all saddened by this act of violence. In this video, Michael discusses how each of us can transform the negative feelings and emotions associated with this kind of event into those that are positive.

Focus on What’s Relevant

Posted on June 6, 2016

Life can take us in many directions. Many of which take us away from the things we consider relevant to us. In this weeks Zero Adversity Monday Video, Michael challenges you to focus on what is relevant, first thing in the morning and when you get sidetracked in life.

Know This Place!

Posted on May 30, 2016

What do you do when you feel out of sorts, in distress, under stress or simply off balance? In this video, Michael touches on the importance of knowing the activity or inactivity that brings you back into balance with the world around you.

Rise to the Level of the Solution

Posted on May 23, 2016

Challenges, unfortunate, and misfortunate events are on the rise. When faced with an event that falls into this category, this Zero Adversity Monday video suggests you Rise to the Level of the solution. The opposite is to default to patterned behaviors that allow you to remain at the level of the drama, embroiled in the emotional residue that often results from events. This video shows you another way to respond.