An Old-school Trick To Stay Focused Through The Hard Stuff

You can probably name a pretty decent number of movies that show “perseverance,” “fortitude,” or “determination.” Most of these movies represent challenges and obstacles in really obvious ways so viewers can relate quickly. This means, adversity is usually represented in some physical way. Sports and war movies lend themselves very well to this model. The […]

Soft Skills

We’re supposed to care about soft-skills. You know, like emotional intelligence & “people skills.” But that’s just scratching the surface. Here are some better examples: It’s important to separate yourself from your work so you can accept the criticism that will help you become the best version of yourself. It’s important to NOT beat yourself […]

Mankind Was My Business

Is it too early to talk about the reason for the season? Just a quick reminder about why we do anything at all: “But you were always a good man of business, Jacob,’ faltered Scrooge, who now began to apply this to himself. ‘Business!’cried the Ghost, wringing its hands again. Mankind was my business. The […]