Category Archives: People and Productivity

Accountability and bucket lists


What do you do when your son asks you to do something you haven’t done in years? Continue reading

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To move up, listen up!


What one skill is available to all of us and is utilized poorly by almost all of us? Continue reading

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The Open Borders Crowd


Yet, the vast majority of us practice open borders every day. We do it every day in our workplaces and homes. Continue reading

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Pareto and Lap Swimming in the Work Pool


Listening to my buddy, Chris Klinger’s Minutespiration vlog on the Pareto Principle, Do You Pareto?, I noticed how my interval was a small part of my workout, but it makes all the difference in my performance. So why not apply it a 20% interval into my work day and see if I get an 80% return? Continue reading

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The Path of No Resistance and The Mind Like Water


Imagine that you had no control over your thoughts, no control over your responses, and no control over your emotions. One of these is true. Can you guess which one?

Garrett Kramer got me thinking about not thinking………. Continue reading

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Why you need John Wooden and Stephen Covey!


“Things turn out best for people who make the best out of how things turn out.” – John Wooden
John Wooden shared this gem in his book, Wooden. These sixteen words sum up the reason for developing a positive attitude and a contingency plan. It’s not enough to have one or the other. You need both. Continue reading

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Why we should all remain two year olds!


“He has been here for 20 years; but it more like he’s been here a year and just repeated the first year twenty times.”
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