We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Tenacity is a virtue. Not getting what you want is the most valuable experience you can have.
– Randy Pausch
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
– Abraham Lincoln
When you talk, you are only repeating what you know. But if you listen, you may learn something new.
– Dalai Lama
Communication is one of the most critical parts of my job — it’s the reason for this blog, in fact, because I wanted to share my passion for self-improvement with others and communicate about the things I’m learning and trying….
It’s no secret that I am a proponent of the Getting Things Done (GTD) system to keep me organized and efficient. One of the most powerful tools in that arsenal is Nozbe. Recently, I was lucky enough to sit down…
I’ll confess: I’m a sucker for supplements. I recently came across one called “Unfair Advantage,” which promised to provide “a quick, body-friendly burst of brain-enhancing energy without the jittery caffene vibe.” I bought it of course; who doesn’t want easy…
If you’re a regular reader, you might already have guessed that Stoicism intrigues me. Our modern definition has boiled the philosophy down to “endure pain without emotion,” but Stoicism dates back to Zeno of Citium, of ancient Greece. I’ve had…