Recently I was on a conference call with a “consultant” about social media. They recommended that all martial arts instructors make a “fan page”. I argued with them saying that creating your own “fan page” for yourself (not your business) is completely against martial arts ethics and shows no humility. It was stated that using […]Read more "Get over yourself…"
The last few years I have noticed a seriously downward spiral in terms treating others with respect. I run a business and, like any other profession, people should be courteous enough to call, schedule an appointment and show up on time. It doesn’t seem that many of the current generation can grasp this concept. Instead […]Read more "Let’s address R E S P E C T"
Over the past 15 years or so there has been an uptick in people talking about how great MMA (mixed martial arts) are and how fighting in a cage proves its effectiveness. This has also lead to an onslaught towards “traditional” Karate people as being “out of date” or “ineffective” for “fighting”. The majority of […]Read more "Why you don’t see “real” Karate people posting fight videos"