See How CRAZY It Is? To Think I Believe In YOU?

Do YOU believe in you? Because I really do. Ever since an early age I’ve been a cheerleader for others. Caring and wanting you to succeed has always been a passion of mine. I’m a wired optimist and a true believer in human potential. Do you think I’m crazy? I hope so, because it’s theContinue reading “See How CRAZY It Is? To Think I Believe In YOU?”

Impatient? READ THIS… How Does This Popular Movie Quote Relate To Your Current Life?

So in my world, so much can change in 8 hours! Here’s a real-TIME story unfolding right now: Two hours ago I was at home in my underwear. Now, I’m lying down comfortably in my honeywagon, after a major movie production sent a driver to pick me up and bring me to set. Yup, I’veContinue reading “Impatient? READ THIS… How Does This Popular Movie Quote Relate To Your Current Life?”

Who Else Wants To Become A Top Choreographer, Director, Pop Sensation Or Television Celebrity? ** Here’s The SECRET **

DANCERS! Listen. I’m actually quite upset… There’s a whole world of opportunity out there. You can do anything you put your mind to… So Why Is Shawn So Upset? Because too many dancers only aspire to be a “backup dancer” for some artist. That’s their DREAM. And that’s fine… …But why not dream bigger? What’sContinue reading “Who Else Wants To Become A Top Choreographer, Director, Pop Sensation Or Television Celebrity? ** Here’s The SECRET **”

ATTENTION: All Impatient, Entitled, Wanna-Be Choreographers, Actors, Directors, etc- Here’s A Harsh Reality Check Worth Reading

Unlike the dapper gentleman above, this post isn’t pretty. So if you’re looking for an article that leaves warm fuzzies, shuffle away. But if you can handle some truth sprinkled with sarcasm… Listen up. One of the most iconic directors, choreographers and entertainers of our time, Gene Kelly, had to WORK his way up theContinue reading “ATTENTION: All Impatient, Entitled, Wanna-Be Choreographers, Actors, Directors, etc- Here’s A Harsh Reality Check Worth Reading”

If You Struggle To Find Motivation Today, My Back Injury May Help You…

DON’T take your gifts for granted! If you decided 2013 you would exercise/dance more, and you haven’t yet, guess what? That can all change in the blink of an eye. It kills me to see… …people take their abilities for granted. I created a safe place where friends can keep fit, throw down and releaseContinue reading “If You Struggle To Find Motivation Today, My Back Injury May Help You…”

The “LIKE” Button: Why Stretchy Pants Are Winning While Your Health Declines

TODAY’S REALITY CHECK: A whopping 60% of Canadians are overweight. That’s more than half the country. Explained differently: Line you up with 9 of your peers. 6 people in your lineup are overweight. SIX. And that’s my message. That’s it. Stretchy Pants For The Win Listen. It isn’t my intention to make you feel uncomfortable.Continue reading “The “LIKE” Button: Why Stretchy Pants Are Winning While Your Health Declines”

How YOU See Yourself: Is Your Self-Image Holding You Back?

Tonight’s wisdom: “Science and psychology have isolated the one prime cause for success or failure in life. It is the hidden self-image you have of yourself.” – Bob Proctor In tonight’s hip hop dance class, I touched on how we oooh and ahhh over dancers killing it in videos, working their confidence on TV shows,Continue reading “How YOU See Yourself: Is Your Self-Image Holding You Back?”

DAILY INSPIRATION: Even If You’re Broke…

Some daily inspiration and motivation for you. Even if you’re broke, you can make a difference. Remember: true value isn’t created by how much money and “stuff” you have. It’s based on your positive relationships with PEOPLE. Sure “stuff” is nice and makes for more fun, but that’s just icing on the cake. Figure outContinue reading “DAILY INSPIRATION: Even If You’re Broke…”

Motivation And Daily Inspiration Quote

I do believe a little motivation daily can go a long way. Here’s a short quote from Anthony Robbins. Cheers to your tomorrow. – @ShawnByfield

BIG QUESTION: Do You Believe In Making A Positive Change?

Empty seats? Hell no. I took this shot the night before Dan Kennedy‘s 2011 Info Summit started. Let me tell you, this place was PACKED with eager, enthusiastic biz owners who wanted to make a difference. Here’s an excerpt from an email I sent to my BDX team. Would love to know what you think,Continue reading “BIG QUESTION: Do You Believe In Making A Positive Change?”