Is Goal Achievement is Like a Weapon System?

No one is more excited when a new productivity book comes out than me. But I understand not everyone is obsessive about the same things.  Thus, I’m introducing a new tool that you can add to your arsenal, so when life modulates you are ready. But let’s step back…Quiz time! What is this? This is…

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3 Things I Learned from the Writing Challenge

Sorry folks for the lack of blogging! I had joined a writing competition!  It poppped up on my social feed, and since my highest rankinging growth goal is to be a better writer, I jumped on this one.  Its called the 11th Annual Short Story Challenge .  Here’s how they describe it :  “A creative writing competition…

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Simon Sinek is Wrong About Millenials

First let me admit that I am a huge fan of Simon Sinek, who is the creator of a fabulously successful TED talk about why companies are successful. His thought – people don’t buy what you do, they buy why you do it.  He is an excellent, convincing speaker on par with Obama and other…

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The Importance of A Beautiful Space

Recently, I attended an Agile training class in downtown Seattle, close to Lake Union.  For those not from the area, don’t fret – the actual location is irrelevant. What matters is the design of the space and how it makes you feel. During a break, and then after the training was over, I took the…

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Find Awe and Be Present – It’s more important than goals

Many people ask me why or what kind of websites lifesparcs.com or HappyWisdom.com are? Eventually they end up jumping immediately to productivity something like Lifehacker or something like that. Yet, I’m not necessarily using goal achievement as my…well…goal of either of these efforts. It’s about happiness, which is attained through presence, which can be attained…

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