Understand These 3 Concepts And Move On From Anything

Sometimes you just take a beating. It’s not always because of anything you can control—it’s just part of operating in a world with other sentient beings and physical forces. Pretending it didn’t hurt or avoiding the process of understanding where the pain comes from...

A Common Reason Resolutions Are Ineffective

It’s a fresh start. A clean slate. The funny thing is that you can make a clean slate whenever you want. The sun comes up every day. That’s the most high-frequency slate-wiper I know of. So why do we wait until January to make a resolution? You’re in...

How To Turn 200 Words Into A Book

Almost every one of these is around 200 words. Every post is small, readable, and only focuses on one thing. Every post is fine by itself, but together they are a track record of intention and action. I’m somewhere around a few hundred blog posts. Together,...

This Bothered Me So Much . . . I Had To Share It

I’m up at night thinking about it. I’m working all day thinking about it. I can’t stop myself from talking to others about it. It’s the one factor that matters more than anything else. It matters more than hard work, aptitude, attitude, or background. It’s how much...

Why You Should Stop Focusing On Productivity

Most people who talk about productivity, motivation, goals, or learning end up talking about one thing:   tasks.   Most people are focused on how to do more tasks faster. Most people are figuring out how to turn gears faster in a gearbox. Please understand...