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...

The Most Common Excuses People Make (And How To Get Past a Them)

It helps if you know what to do. It helps if you know when to do it. It also helps if you have the skills, abilities, and resources to do it. Of course, the reality is that you need none of these things to start. Here is a list of common excuses that many of us...

3 Characteristics Of Rock Star Teammates

Stop hiring for specific skills. Hiring this way almost always overlooks the three most important traits of a strong candidate. There are 3 things that good managers hire for. Of course, sometimes, you really do need a highly trained skill set. There’s just no...

The First Thing You Should Do Everyday To Be Successful

The skills you need will come with time and effort. What’s more important is your attitude, your aptitude, and what you believe in. These things can be said as these questions: How will you react when things go terribly wrong? What are you capable of? What will...

It’s Not Your Fault, But It Is Your Responsibility

The skills that were taught in school are mostly irrelevant. Sure, there are basics like math and reading–but even now, the average reading level in the US is 8th grade. It’s not your fault, but it is your responsibility. It’s not fair, for sure. The...