Problems Seldom Get Sweeter with Time

One hard-fought lesson I’ve been learning is that problems do not improve with time, especially if that time involves lack of communication. How many times have we had one-sided conversations with someone, while we’re talking to someone else or rolling over things in our heads? In other words, we have a problem or situation that… Continue reading Problems Seldom Get Sweeter with Time

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How to Capture Greater Mindshare with Those You Love

There’s a sales blog I read regularly, creatively called ‘The Sales Blog’, published by the incomparable and prolific Anthony Iannarino. Iannarino talks a lot about capturing mindshare with your customers. When your customers think about the problems that your product solves, they think of you. It’s a great sales strategy. Mindshare is another way of… Continue reading How to Capture Greater Mindshare with Those You Love

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A Good Decision-Clarifying Question

I’ve written before about having a decision-making filter. Decisions are often made in the heat of the moment or avoided and put off down the line because we get overwhelmed or are afraid of the consequences of what we decide. Having a filter for decisions – a decision making ethic, if you will – helps… Continue reading A Good Decision-Clarifying Question

3 Reasons Why I’m not Quitting: Day 41, #75hard

Blogging here and there through the 75Hard Challenge I’m on day 42 of 75Hard, and I’ve had a few instances where I was a little tempted to quit. But I keep reminding myself, using various examples from history and literature, that what I’m doing might be kind of hard… but it’s not really hard. Seriously.… Continue reading 3 Reasons Why I’m not Quitting: Day 41, #75hard

Why Fitness Challenges Are the Easy Part, Post-#Whole30: Day 31, #75hard

Blogging here and there through the 75Hard Challenge Yesterday was my first full post-Whole30 day of 75Hard. It was day 31 and felt a lot like day 30. That said, there were a few thoughts that started creeping in about how I could start changing my diet plan since I’m done with the Whole30. This… Continue reading Why Fitness Challenges Are the Easy Part, Post-#Whole30: Day 31, #75hard

The Best Way to Complete a #Whole30. Day 29 & 30, #75hard

Blogging here and there through the 75Hard Challenge Yesterday was Day 29. Today is Day 30. Therefore, I’m less than half-way through my 75Hard Challenge. But I’m about to finish my Whole30. It was the easiest Whole30 I’ve ever tackled. That’s not because I’m a super disciplined fellow. It’s because I have 45 more days… Continue reading The Best Way to Complete a #Whole30. Day 29 & 30, #75hard