Failing Forward

It is quite alright to make the same mistakes over and over again as long as we learn a little bit from those mistakes each time we make them. Instead of thinking of this as failure, we should simply consider it data collection.  The important thing, however, is that we learn so that we make…

Purpose Or Patience

Being aimlessly busy is just as counterproductive as being lazily idle. In fact, it may be more so.  The problem with being aimlessly busy is that it has the potential to take us quite far off track without our ever even noticing.  The busier we are with no clear direction, the farther we go.  Without…

What We Value

Other people will not always care about how we choose to direct our efforts.  They will not care about what we value and dedicate ourselves to.  Most likely, they will care more about what is important to them, what benefits them, and what serves to push their agenda, goals, and lives forward.  What we think…

Information Procrastination

It is easy to excuse ourselves from taking risk by insisting that we need to do more research.  Research is important.  Good information and reliable intelligence are both essential for success.  After all, we cannot expect to achieve our goals if we have not done our due diligence before taking action.  However, acquiring more and…