Health and Well being

Sabbatical!

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On Friday I served my last day as an employee with IBM. I had been with IBM for just shy of three years and have decided to go on a sabbatical. I came to this decision due to a...

Specificity

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After being back in the USA for a week (after my three-ish week trip to Europe) the one word that describes the physically taxing feeling in my body right now is specificity. Many...

Learning something new …

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This morning I was up very early to play tennis with my wife before work. It is probably the fourth of fifth time we have played this year. Simply put, we are terrible! It’s...

On the Shortness of Life by Seneca

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I recently read Seneca’s essay “On the Shortness of Life” (URL). In a word, profound! Seneca lived from 5 BC to AD 65, therefore the wisdom in this essay written...

Love and marriage ….

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Last weekend my wife (tee hee) and I exchanged vows and made a serious commitment to each other; i.e. marriage (‘we got married’ just does not sound apropos). It...

I was blind, and now I can see!

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That may be a little bit of an overstatement yet such a catchy title could not be passed up as it  summarizes an experience I have recently; laser eye correction. Since I was...

DMinder

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Last week I was listening to Tai Lopez’s podcast @tailopezand he was going through a lot of the applications he uses on the iOS platform. One of them he mentioned was...

To read or not to read, that is the question

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My year has kicked up in high gear when it comes to self development. Using an example of reading and to put things into perspective, I would normally read about 4 – 8 books...

Productivity Galore!

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Like most people the start of the year comes with a flood of motivation to achieve that is typically non-existent for the rest of the year. People sign up for the gym memberships...

First World Problems

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One of the terms I have used a lot this year is “First World Problems”. For example, someone drops food on the floor and loses their cool because they cannot recover...