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dealing with disappointment

Need some help dealing with disappointment? That’s the subject of today’s podcast episode. When you’ve really wanted the big dream, and you’re dealing with disappointment because things didn’t go as you’d hoped, it’s important to avoid going into a space of avoiding...

The Tim Ferriss interview questions

I was reading Tim Ferriss’s book, Tribe of Mentors, in which he asks a set list of questions to different people who have attained success in their fields. This got me curious--how might you and I use the Tim Ferriss interview questions in our own lives? What might...

how to learn anything

Commit. You want to learn something? Commit to learning it. Stop making it into, “It would be nice.” Set a time each day, and go do it. That’s commitment. Bank on consistency. You’ll get a better return on investment for all of that time and effort, being consistent,...

trusting right timing

In my own life, I am working on trusting right timing--trusting that when things happen at the moments that they do, there is something to the timing of it, and that I cannot rush timing. In hindsight, I can see so many examples of right timing. In hindsight, I can...

look for the nuance

When you want to better understand someone? Look for the nuance. [I’m operating from the assumption that you desire to better understand your fellow humans, particularly those you regularly interact with, rather than arrogantly assume that your personal interpretation...

A reason to be happy

Are you waiting to feel good? Need a reason to be happy? You don’t need a reason to be happy. We should not wait for a reason, to feel good. I’m talking truly, deep down to our rooted spiritual bones good—not fulfilling cheap whims good, not numbing out with a...