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Thoughts on Success from National Director, Mark Helsel

Thoughts on Success from National Director, Mark Helsel

A good friend of mine who I had not spoken to in quite some time called me the other day. It was great to catch up with Jay Bennett and hear how things were going for him. I was not surprised when he told me that he had risen up through the ranks of his network marketing company and has […]

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Warning to Good Hitters!

Warning to Good Hitters!

When I am asked why I help kids, my answer is very simple… I will not let any player be as ill prepared for achieving his dreams as I was. I was a very talented athlete coming from the NorthEast which is by no means a hot bed for producing professional baseball players. I hit more home runs than any […]

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Saying NO to “Opportunity”: When is it OK?

Saying NO to “Opportunity”: When is it OK?

By Mark Helsel, US Elite Baseball National Director I can remember vividly the stress I felt every time I would get an email inviting my son, Christian, to a “must do” event. Each professionally written email made it sound like it would be the exposure opportunity that would open all the right doors for my son. Some of them were […]

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What’s Up? Communication Skills in These Modern Times.

What’s Up? Communication Skills in These Modern Times.

By Mark Helsel, US Elite Baseball National Director Many college kids struggle with choosing a major. I was no different. I wasn’t good at math, I had no interest in science. In fact, I had no particular interests in any fields. Choosing a major for me became a process of elimination. In the end, I earned a degree from Mercer […]

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