You have to develop a personal philosophy

  That was my main takeaway from listening to the above clip. To put things into context, my focus over the last week was on lifting. You see, for a number of reasons, I lost focus on my other projects. When I lose focus in one area I tend to gain focus in another. (Vishen […]

Continue reading

Who Are You When You’re Alone?

  Dan Pedersen. I came across him on Medium. He wrote a piece titled “who are you when you’re alone” … … and basically that was it. Who are you when you’re alone? Are you the same person as when you are with other people? I believe not. We all take on different personas depending […]

Continue reading

The Importance Of Maps …

  In season 7 of Games of Thrones Cersei Lannister has a map of the territory she wishes to conquer on the floor. Likewise Daenerys Targaryen plots her plan of attack over a table map. … and not forgetting Jon Snow with his chesslike map over in the North. Maps. They give a visual representation […]

Continue reading

It’s Always Day 1 – Stay Hungry …

  Back in June 2015 I published the post “10 Years Of Experience Or 1 Year Repeated 10 Times“. I’ve been reflecting on that idea recently. Shane over at Farnam Street sent out an email a while back with the subject line “The Expiration of Achievement”. In it, he argued that titles have expiry dates […]

Continue reading

Staying In The Moment …

  In an interview with Larry King, who has allegedly interviewed over 60 000 people over his life time, he dropped one secret to his success. This one secret is the key to building and developing strong interpersonal relationships. It’s what will give you the edge over your competition. So, what’s this secret? Simple – […]

Continue reading
1 2 3 61