Month: June 2020

  • 5 reasons critical thinking is dead

    5 reasons critical thinking is dead

    One of my all time favorite books is “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill.  It is an all time classic and to this day.  80 + years later, it is still one of the top selling books every year. The word “think” is subtly layered into the title because Rich is the obvious eye-catcher […]

  • You have to make the decision now

    You have to make the decision now

    You are what you are until you decide to become different than you are.  It is a hard thing to change but it can be done.  It just requires you to make a commitment and then do the work necessary to change your circumstances and your life. I was recently speaking with a friend of […]

  • Repetition and Frequency and why you need both for success

    Repetition and Frequency and why you need both for success

    A good question to ask yourself is “How often should I get a check up on my health?” At my age, health, and background, my doctor believes once a year is sufficient.  As I age, it will become more frequent than that. Someone very close to me goes to the doctor more often.  It seems […]

  • Show up

    Show up

    Success in life really comes down to these two words:  Show up.   There is nothing magical or hard about it.  When you show up good things will eventually happen. When you show up you are keeping the commitment that you made to yourself.  This one thing alone is just as important as the showing […]

  • Never quit, but you can pivot

    Never quit, but you can pivot

    One of my favorite topics to write and talk about is goals.  Not because I consider myself to be an expert in setting and achieving them.  It is quite frankly the exact opposite.  I actually come up short on them more often than I would like to admit. How I learned the value of never […]