About John Zeydel

John "Z" Zeydel is the founder of Arkham Executive and a strategist for professional thinking to grow your business. As a Business Coach and developer of Managing by Excellence, he is helping people realize their potential in all areas of life. As a professional speaker and motivator, he can be seen pushing himself in running, biking, swimming, and martial arts. His wife and son, Denise and Chance, go right along with him, to push themselves and to help others make this community a better place.

Recent Articles By John

Better You

A 3 Year Old Can Control Your World

Communication is a tricky thing. We can learn about communication so many ways, but the best way is by practicing. And boy do we practice. Think about it, we are putting effort into communicating every day, how often do you talk, write on Facebook, Tweet, or even make a look at someone? So we are […]

Eureka Moments

Getting (Re)Engaged: Step One

OK so are you looking down at your phone? Our phone has become so much more of a communication tool lately. Who would have thought thirty years ago you would be taking a picture that did not have to be processed through film processing and then mailed to your friend in another state. The quickest […]

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Forward Motion. All The Time.

“Everything is energy and that is all there is to it. Match the frequency of the reality you want and you cannot help but get that reality.  It can be no other way.  This is not philosophy, this is physics.” Said Albert Einstien.  I have been doing a lot of thinking about how motion, energy, […]

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What Is Success?

“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” Meeting with many people every week, all whom what to be successful, I ask “What is Success?” Success in your business, in your private personal life, in your life, in general, can mean many things, but then if it is so broad of […]

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Attraction Through Humility

A very fine line exists between humility and haughtiness. I recently posted a picture on my Facebook page of me winning a Grand Champion Trophy. This was a personal achievement. I have also posted on my business Facebook page an event where I was speaking to a large auditorium of professionals.  I know that this […]

Eureka Moments

You Are Not Average [#PushCoach]

  What do you think about when “Bell Curve” is used?  We normally think of an arch that is used in school to be used as a grading tool.  Few get A’s and that is on one side of the bell, and few get F’s and that is on the other side of the bell […]

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Brave Mouse

I know my mind sometimes does weird little divergent twists – often following rabbits down holes so deep that the pressure builds up in my ears and my head starts hurting. Today I was following a mouse. It had to do with what happens to so many of my day’s plans, stuff gets added, subtracted […]

Get Going

You’re An Entrepreneur? Really?

  Are you really and entrepreneur? “En·tre·pre·neur ˌäntrəprəˈnər/ noun: entrepreneur; plural noun: entrepreneurs a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so. synonyms: businessman/businesswoman, enterpriser, speculator, tycoon, magnate, mogul; Origin early 19th century (denoting the director of a musical institution): from French, […]

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Attacks And Negativity On Social Media [#PushCoaching]

I had written an article about my Manifesto for Social Media near the beginning of this year and I wanted to revisit it for a moment. What prompted me to revisit it was reading comment after comment on posts, both political and social that were meant to be divisive. Comments that are name calling and […]