The Vital Importance of Clarity

I’ve been working through my Starting Well Challenge again this year (both as a user and as an editor). The single biggest reason why I love my own Challenge is that it brings clarity. And clarity is absolutely vital to making any change happen. And I’m a total sucker for a New Year’s push for change… Continue reading The Vital Importance of Clarity

Who Can I Serve?

When I think about trying to get over a certain hump or push through a particular problem, I normally ask myself questions like these… What can I do differently to move things along? How can I do this better? How can I change processes? What’s my dang problem? What disciplines do I need to put… Continue reading Who Can I Serve?

Go After What You Want

#Skillz. #basketball #youthsports #kindergarten A video posted by Brett (@brettcohrs) on Dec 12, 2014 at 1:59pm PST I had a strange emotional reaction while watching my son play in his first ‘semi’-competitive basketball. The children on my son’s team (the green team in the video above) looked to their coach every time before taking a… Continue reading Go After What You Want

Saying Yes on Purpose

This week I’ve been much more cognizant of whether I’m saying yes or no to new commitments–or even small tasks. Given my commitment to saying ‘no’ this week, I am hyper aware when I say ‘yes.’ And I’m extremely conscious of the effect that ‘yes’ has on my day. My word for the year is… Continue reading Saying Yes on Purpose