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On Productivity: More about Big and Little Mind

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them—that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.” —Lao Tzu I included an essay in my first book, Modern Enlightenment, called “Whose Underwear Are You Wearing?” It was a manifesto of sorts at the

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On Practice

They say it takes 10,000 hours of practice to become an expert at something. With 10,000 hours of practice, your brain is rewired. Change takes hold. What once felt foreign and unnatural is now familiar and natural. 10,000 hours is kind of a lot. That’s 8 hours a day, 7 days a week, for about

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When attention to detail is bad

Most of us were taught to look out for our own happiness. We were socialized—to some degree—to think about WHAT will make us happy, HOW to get it and WHEN it will happen. I’m all for taking responsibility for your own feel good. Excellent idea. But… …while its fun and even smart to give some

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You First.

No one wants to go first. We want someone else to go first to make it easier on us. But one of my coaches always reminds me: “You first”. You want them to think you’re awesome and then you’ll feel awesome. If they think you’re awesome first, it’ll be much easier for you to agree.

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Some Really Cool Stuff For Your Happy Holidays

I’ve been doing a lot of reading and surfing lately (the internet, not Lake Michigan) and I’ve found some really cool stuff that I want to share with you. You deserve it, and the people who put out this great content deserve it. First, 30 Awesome Christmas Trees, with 30 Inspirational Presents for the Ones

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Dear Peeps, Do you ever have a question you’d love to ask a master life coach? Some issue you’d really like to run by someone other than your Aunt Betty? An issue you’d like to get a handle on? Want to hear a new perspective on something that’s been up with you? Do you want

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