Mike Rayburn’s personal, business and career mission is simple: Transform communities. Whether that community is a business audience, an association, enrollees in his “What If…?” keynote experience, impoverished people world wide, or the lost in his hometown of Las Vegas, Mike’s daily efforts and life work are dedicated to transforming communities.

Wanna Get Lucky? Here’s How…

Today’s Virtuoso Tip: Be Lucky! Huh? How do you just be lucky? Isn’t luck by definition unpredictable? Well, yes and no. You certainly can’t plan luck. However, you can give luck one heck-of-a-chance to happen. It’s been said that luck is where the line of preparation crosses the line of opportunity. So… To be lucky, be prepared. I used…

Why I Turned Down Fortune and Fame and YOU SHOULD TOO. (Well, maybe…)

Beware distractions, disguised as opportunities.   If you are good at what you do and pursuing your career, opportunities will come your way. As your success grows, surprisingly, the real challenge might not be finding opportunities so much as choosing between them. Become skilled at recognizing the difference between an opportunity and a distraction. An opportunity is…