When it comes to personal growth, it’s easy to just wing it.
We live life and believe that we’ll automatically learn from our experiences and log those lessons into our memories. We’re heavily influenced by the self-improvement fad of the month or the advice we’re hearing from friends, family, colleagues and the media. This take-life-as-it-comes approach is […]
When you reflect on the year past, it’s easy to focus on your accomplishments and what happened. What might be interesting to think about are the activities you stopped doing and what didn’t happen.
This past year, I no longer:
Watch the Oscars, the NBA or go to movies […]
I wasn’t sure if it was going to happen.
I mean, I’ve always thought about writing a book but to actually do it feels a bit surreal.
Looking at the stacks of marked-up drafts all over my office, it feels great to be at the end of what was otherwise a grueling journey. There were many times […]
“I just want my kids to be happy”
In the United States Declaration of Independence, the unalienable rights of man are:
“Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness”
Look deeply at what you […]
Maybe you’re one of these people and you’re not sure why you don’t get things done.
Maybe you deal with these people and they drive you crazy.
Maybe you do get things done but you want to get more things done.
No matter what the […]
But why don’t we pursue them?
Why do we go on doing what we don’t like to do just because we’re supposed to?
Why don’t we do what we really want like travel the world, start our own business or write that book we’ve tried to find time for?
Is it […]
If you think sleep is a luxury for people with nothing to do, this article is for you.
In our society today, sleep has become equated with the lazy and we view those who can function with 4 or less hours of sleep as superheroes or hard workers deserving a badge of honor. I […]
One of my biggest struggles is finishing something that I started.
I would always be excited and have all this energy in the beginning, but like a child with a new toy, the excitement fades away and the goal doesn’t seem worth doing anymore so I would just give it up and move […]
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