Why You Shouldn’t Be The Hero

Being a hero is sexy.  Everyone grows up wanting to wear a mask and have super powers.  The trouble is that while the idea of super-hero powers is attractive, it’s not functional.  Unless you have found a glowing vat of toxic waste and survive contact, you can probably kiss this dream goodbye.  In fact, you […]

How Being Unsexy Helps

The thing about this post is that it’s just one post. It’s a small piece of a whole commitment to posting everyday. It won’t save the world. It won’t make you (or me) rich. It won’t change anyone’s life. Well, probably not. What’s more likely is that by chipping away slowly, over time, a more […]

How To Finally Understand Motivation and Make It Work

There’s something special about the blank page.  Pure possibility.  And even more important: it’s what’s behind the page. That’s the promise you made to fill it.  Whether your blank page is a computer terminal, a squat rack, or a sales call, it’s just as big of a promise. The only trouble is that it’s never […]