What Is Emotional Productivity And How Is It Changing Lives?

You owe it to the people you love. You owe it to the people you respect. You owe it to the people you want to help. Of course, it’s uncomfortable. You won’t pick all the right words. You might not even make sense for the first minute or two. But it’s your...

What To Do When You Don’t Have The Skills

It’s not whether you have the skills—you can be taught. It’s not whether you know the right people—you can be introduced. Its about 2 things: Aptitude. Attitude. These translate to: Are you capable of learning the skills and executing the work ethic? And can you do...

What To Do First When It’s Hard

The hard stuff is usually depicted in movies and other media as some kind of grueling, physical test of will. It’s a race, or a hockey game, or a POW camp. While this can be true for some things, it’s usually not. More likely, the hard stuff is something social,...

Your Ping Pong Table Is Not Your Culture

Let’s make something crystal clear. Company culture is NOT how many Nerf guns are in your office. It’s not about having a ping-pong table. It’s not the kitchen, the snacks, the sweet standing desks, or the Keurig, either. Company culture is how you treat...

Tell Me You Don’t Already Know The Answer To This . . .

We almost always know the answer already. The trouble is that we’re looking for someone to give us permission. We don’t need a new fancy diet. We know what’s good for us and what’s garbage. Eat less, exercise more. We don’t need a fancy...