JSC Words of Wisdom #6: Fear fuels Success


DETROIT (JSC) — Good Friday morning, Everyone! As you can see, I’m checking in with you from the world’s greatest city, and a place I’m proud to call HOME! The city where JSC (and JS2) was born. The Motor City. I’m back home for Memorial Day weekend.

It’s time, once again, for the JSC Words of Wisdom, a.k.a. #JSCWOW. Yep. Even on the holiday weekend. This will drop every Friday morning at 6:00 am Eastern Time – and, yes, Detroit is in the Eastern Time Zone. Feel free to share this on your favorite social media outlet with the hashtag — #JSCWOW.

For this week’s Edition, we talk about the intersection of fear and greatness and how the former can either fuel or stunt the latter. Some of the world’s most successful people are driven not just by the will to win, but the fear of the almighty L. Continue reading JSC Words of Wisdom #6: Fear fuels Success

JSC Words of Wisdom #4: Patience is a Virtue


Good Friday morning, Everyone! It’s time, once again, for the JSC Words of Wisdom, a.k.a. #JSCWOW. Reminder, This will drop every Friday morning, more often than not, at 6:00 am Eastern Time. Feel free to share this on your favorite social media outlet with the hashtag — #JSCWOW.

For this week’s Edition, let’s take a moment to reflect on where you are now. Looking ahead is fine, but don’t let the next thing keep you from getting to the next thing: Patience is a Virtue. Continue reading JSC Words of Wisdom #4: Patience is a Virtue

JSC Words of Wisdom #3: Excellence is a Habit


Good Friday morning, Everyone! I definitely appreciate all of you who have continued to come through to check out the JayScottSmith.com. Seriously. THANK YOU. I’ve gotten a lot of feedback on Twitter, Facebook, and in my text messages. Keep that shit coming! It’s time, once again, for the JSC Words of Wisdom, a.k.a. #JSCWOW. Reminder, This will drop every Friday morning, more often than not, at 6:00 am Eastern Time. Feel free to share this on your favorite social media outlet with the hashtag — #JSCWOW.

For this week’s Edition, playing off of last week’s message of consistency, I had to dip way back into Ancient Rome to find this week’s message: Keep Working.  Continue reading JSC Words of Wisdom #3: Excellence is a Habit

JSC Words of Wisdom #2: Success is Consistent


Good Friday morning, party people! I definitely appreciate all of you who have come through to check out the Mothership since it has officially re-launched as JayScottSmith.com. Seriously. THANK YOU. I’ve gotten a lot of feedback on Twitter, Facebook, and in my text messages. It’s super cool and you guys make me think I should’ve done this shit sooner. Welp, it’s that time once again for some of that inspirational food for thought to send you into your weekend. It’s time for the JSC Words of Wisdom, a.k.a. #JSCWOW. This will drop every Friday morning. Yes, I know last week’s hit on a Saturday, but, more often than not, this will hit after 6:00 am Eastern Time every Friday morning like that direct deposit. Feel free to share this on your favorite social media outlet with the hashtag — #JSCWOW.

For this week’s Edition, I reached over to one of the most distinguished men in American history and a true gentleman in every sense of the word, Congressman John Lewis. The message: Stay Consistent.  Continue reading JSC Words of Wisdom #2: Success is Consistent

JSC Words of Wisdom #1: Pay it Forward


What’s Up y’all! If you’ve followed me on Instagram the last couple of months — and you should be — usually every Friday, I post some inspirational quotes and pictures to send JSC Words Cardsy’all into your weekend with a little extra juice. Often, it’s stuff I’ve heard to get me through rough stretches. Occasionally, it’s some inspiration shit I thought up on my own after taking time to reflect on my run through life.

Well, starting today and going every week from here on, I’m going to be hitting y’all with some of that inspirational food for thought that only I can give you. It’s the JSC Words of Wisdom, a.k.a. #JSCWOW.  You can follow me on the Gram to peep the previous ones like this one to the left. For the inaugural (on the web) #JSCWOW, I give y’all a simple message: Pay It Forward.  Continue reading JSC Words of Wisdom #1: Pay it Forward