Richard Dedor

Richard Dedor is a writer, speaker and personal coach dedicated to helping each person achieve their dreams. He ran for political office at age 18 and recently published his first book, Anything is Possible. You can find him at his blog Believe in Possible and on Twitter @RichardDedor.

8 Lessons From My Campaign Loss

Eight years ago at only 18 years old, Richard Dedor ran for mayor of Mason City -- and lost. The lessons he learned from his failed political campaign may have been even more valuable than winning.