Productivity

Permanent Beta

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Recently I read an article written by FunnyBizz which made reference to the term “Permanent Beta.” This term resonated with me given the way I live my life. To sum up...

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...

Arnold Schwarzenegger: Autobiography takeaways

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I am one chapter shy of finishing Arnold Schwarzenegger’s biography “Total Recall” which was written and released in 2012. It provides a vast insight into...

Practice what you preach

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I had an amazing experience this afternoon……. Last week I completed Seth Godin’s book “What to do what it’s your turn”. Typically, I write a...

Progress update on my reading

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I mentioned on a previous post that my goal this year would be to read at least 50 books. So far I am tracking to the goal (well .. sort of) and I believe my reading speed will...

Know thy time ….

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This is one of the pillars of Peter Drucker’s book ‘The Effective Executive’ where he states that all executives should know thy time as time is finite. I think...

The Pen is Mightier than the Keyboard

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Being a geek I have had a constant struggle with wanting to take notes on my laptop versus writing notes in my notepad. I have been torn for so many years now on what is the right...

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...

Habits and the Role Playing Game

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I have tried a few different habit tracking applications over the past six months with minimal success. Those who have read about habits know they take approximately 21 days to...