The one reason why jeff noel will not accept any excuses Excuses and sunsets are a daily occurrence on the road I, jeff noel, will not accept any excuses. Everybody good with that? He (or She) who accepts excuses, accepts defeat. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.