Don’t Get Tricked Into This Habit

There are certain things that have inherent qualities. I hear people talk talk about the inherent educational qualities in LEGO toys and MINECRAFT, the block-based video game. While there are some inherent values, like helping kids develop spatial reasoning skills, most of the value is hidden from sight. It lies in the transferability of the […]

Ask This Question and Avoid A Life of Regret

Not sure whose job it is? Take the ball. Unsure how to get the work done? Take the ball. Waiting for someone to tell you to start? Take the ball. Basically, it comes down to control and ownership. If you decide to take ownership over something, it psychologically falls into your field of “stuff I […]

Finally: The Source of Motivation Explained

It’s like a shower. It’s like brushing your teeth. It’s like your morning coffee. You’ve gotta do it every day for it to work. If you wait for motivation to strike, you’re going to be out of luck for a long time. The real-world lesson here is that it’s up to you to understand what […]