Lose Your Ego – Or Not…..

Maybe Keep That Ego!

A little counter-intuitive advice for all you seekers from a famous advertising executive:”It is fashionable for so-called thinking people to try to lose their ego. [..] Presumably we were given egos for a reason. Great people have great egos; maybe that’s what makes them great.” ~ Paul Arden 

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Gary Keller’s The One Thing – A Very Minor Tweak!!!

The One Thing. A Minor Suggested Tweak!

I love the book The One Thing by Gary Keller. Why?  Because Focus is keeeey.   Keeeeeyyy…. But there’s one thing (pun intended!) that I think may help all of us as we implement the wisdom embodied in Gary’s fantastic book. Let me explain.  Gary stresses that we absolutely must prioritize, clarify our focus, and know exactly what that […]

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Learning To Code – A Few Tips

Thoughts On Learning To Code

So you want to learn how to program?  I have some suggestions. First, full disclosure.  I’m hardly a programmer.  I’m a guy learning.  I can’t really produce full-blown applications yet. However, I have learned a fair amount about the process of learning to code already.  And I have some tips.  Here they are.Which Coding Language To Pick?Everybody […]

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Code – The Frozen Thoughts Powering Our Modern World

An Ode To Code

I love coding and software entrepreneurship. To me, lines of code serve as “frozen thoughts” that make the world work better. What do I mean?  You want to take a vacation to the beaches of Croatia (something I recommend, btw)?  Software—code—frozen, algorithmic thoughts—now make that journey almost effortless.Travelocity (code) will find you a great deal on a […]

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If You Start It, Finish It

Get Things Done, Make The World Better

Here’s a short piece of advice for you.  It’s quite simple.If you start something, finish it. Otherwise, what you have done borders on worthless. Let me give you a few quick examples.Not Done = Not Very UsefulYou start college, but drop out and don’t get your degree.  Congratulations.  You got “half” an education.  Think of the money […]

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“Set The Intention”

Set The Intention, Find Success

I have a suggestion of something for you to try.  I call it “set the intention.” The idea is that with each thing you do, you establish clearly in your mind what it is that you are trying to accomplish with the activity you are about to begin. You set the goal.  Set the aim.  Set the […]

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Send Love Towards Every Problem

Send Love Towards Every Problem. See What Happens.

I have a little suggestion for you.  A technique to help you find peace in your life. I don’t claim that this is the “secret” or “the one thing” that will make all the challenges in your life vanish and go away–though it might…. I also don’t have an explanation for why it works.  I just know […]

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