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Private moments for public consumption… right or wrong?

2018-02-16T07:20:17-04:00May 14th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|

From my standpoint, private moments are "intended for or restricted to the use of a particular person, group, or class."  Over the past few weeks, however, many private moments have been made public, and not by the subjects of the incidents. Donald Sterling. Michael Sam. Jay-Z. Does success mean that one's private life is now [...]

Tiny Investment…Huge Dividends

2018-02-16T07:20:17-04:00December 26th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|

Happy Holidays! This morning, my family visited the Newark YMCA to do some giving. Prior to our family time with food and family, we spent some time sharing with others.  Besides serving food and distributing toys and gifts to the children there, we provided copies of my wife's children's books (the Ashti series) with the [...]

VIDEO: 5 Components of EXTRAORDINARY TEAMS

2018-02-16T07:20:17-04:00December 2nd, 2013|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I've been sharing this powerful message with TEAMS all over the country.  It outlines 5 critical components found in outstanding teams - no matter the sport or industry. http://youtu.be/1Oi1PGHTPwU Contact Lee directly to have him share this message with your team! lee.rubin@leerubinspeaks.com OR (732) 685-3708    

Testimonial – Enrico Mastroianni: Georgian Court Basketball

2013-11-18T14:34:00-04:00November 18th, 2013|Categories: Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , |

Just the other day, I got a chance to address the First-Ever Men's Basketball Team at Georgian Court University in Lakewood, NJ.  After my talk, check out what the head coach had to say about my presentation, "5 Components of Extraordinary Teams": “Lee’s message was genuine, motivational and completely supported the goals of our team. [...]

Testimonial: Richard Allen – Neptune High School

2018-02-16T07:20:17-04:00October 18th, 2013|Categories: Testimonials|

I had a blast sharing my message, "Don't Just Play...WIN!" with the Senior Class of Neptune (NJ) High School.  Here's what the principal had to say after my talk: Lee Rubin came to Neptune High School to inspire, motivate, and empower the student body. He did just that. He challenged the students to make winning [...]

6.6 Miles

2013-04-12T23:51:51-04:00April 12th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|

Yesterday, I attended the funeral of a young man whose life was taken at the age of 21.  He lived in Asbury Park, NJ.  Asbury Park is a small city on the Jersey Shore that wrestles with all the challenges of an inner city community: poverty, unemployment, crime, drugs, gangs and violence. Yesterday (after attending [...]

Bill O'Brien Endorses WIN for Student-Athletes

2018-02-16T07:20:17-04:00February 6th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|

I was really excited to receive a strong endorsement for my newest book, WIN: Simple Insights to Help Student-Athletes Win the Game of Life from the 2012 Coach of the Year, Penn State's Bill O'Brien. Lee Rubin's "WIN" is an inspiring book that all student athletes should read. With his own experience, Rubin writes up [...]

The Pain of Disappointment

2018-02-16T07:20:17-04:00December 10th, 2012|Categories: Leadership Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , |

To end an undefeated season, my former high school football team (Manalapan, NJ) played in the Central Jersey state sectional final last night.  This was their second consecutive year making the finals.  This was their second consecutive year coming up short. Clearly, everyone was disappointed…and disappointment HURTS!  (We really thought this would be the year [...]