Matt Crossman

Matt Crossman
Matt Crossman is a writer based in St. Louis. He writes about sports, travel, adventure and professional development. Email him at mcrossman98@gmail.com.

A Crazy Way to Stay Sane During the Quarantine – Part 5; The Grind

By Matt Crossman | May 25, 2020

The hard part of any task is what makes it worthwhile. Try to remember in those times that the improvement and the end aren’t the only things that matter. The persevering is, too.

A Crazy Way to Stay Sane During the Quarantine – Part 4; Adjustments

By Matt Crossman | May 10, 2020

The biggest lesson our writer has learned so far on his journey is that while the challenges he faces in training for the SAT for Sports might be unique, everybody is facing obstacles right now. And our shared struggles to overcome the challenges we can and endure the rest bind us together even while we remain physically apart.

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A Crazy Way to Stay Sane During the Quarantine – Part 3; Asking for Help

By Matt Crossman | April 22, 2020

The world is shifting, and a lot of people need help now more than ever. Our writer is training for the SAT for Sports, an idea that started as a way to fight isolation during coronavirus, and if he can ask for help with such elementary things as ‘How do you run and jump?’ there’s help for you, too. You just have to ask.

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A Crazy Way to Stay Sane During the Quarantine – Part 2; The Pivot

By Matt Crossman | April 9, 2020

People across many industries are facing challenges, to adjust what they do for a new marketplace. Our writer’s assignment to train to become an average high school athlete is an example of the pivots many of us must make. How can you do the same thing with work?

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A Crazy Way to Stay Sane During the Quarantine

By Matt Crossman | March 30, 2020

As life has become isolated, it’s important to ask yourself: What can I do that is good for me physically, emotionally and spiritually? Our writer is bringing you along on his own quest to avoid going stir crazy during quarantine, and to encourage you to challenge yourself to do the same.

11 Tips for Working From Home With Kids

11 Survival Tips for Working From Home With Kids

By Matt Crossman | March 18, 2020

If your office is closed and so is your kids’ school because of coronavirus, you will be in a work environment you have never experienced. You will try to work from home with the kids there. Welcome to my world.

Escaping the Isolation of Solopreneurship

By Matt Crossman | February 17, 2020

Our writer shares how he escaped the isolation of the freelance lifestyle to become more connected.

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Soldier and Endurance Athlete Rob Killian Will Not Be Denied

By Matt Crossman | October 21, 2019

The athletes who have competed with and against Rob Killian call him a “beast,” and a “gazelle” and “superhuman.” But the trait underneath it all—the trait that makes it possible for him to train enough to attain such speed, strength, endurance and athleticism—is his determination.

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The Quest for My Best Sales Month Ever

By Matt Crossman | August 19, 2019

I have always viewed trying to sell as an unhappy consequence of being in the YouEconomy. Now I see it as a skill to be mastered.

The Power of Almost

The Power of Almost

By Matt Crossman | July 15, 2019

We know the difference between success and failure. Our writer finds that the greatest lessons lie somewhere in the middle.