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A tool that I have absolutely loved is the StrengthsFinder 2.0 system. There are 34 different themes that they have boiled down people’s strengths into. They come back with your top 5 to pay attention to. In a nutshell, a strength may not be the thing that you are most skilled in, but will likely […]
Interesting video. Dan Pink is a real thought leader. Goes to show that feeling engaged and having purpose is more powerful than just thinking about incentive.
I love playing with ideas. I’m definitely an idea guy. Unfortunately, though many of them do, many of them also don’t tend to ever see the light of day. I was reading Jason Curlee’s blog and saw this post recently talking about the book Genius Machine. Here’s quoting his analysis of it. Ideas enter the […]
So I was reading Tony Morgan’s blog and got inspired to try out the personality pattern test as well. My pattern said that I am mostly passionate, innovative and creative. What do you guys think? Here’s the test if you want to take it too: Personality Patterns Test Here’s a picture of my graph. Passionate […]
This made me chuckle. Its true, we are in one of the most incredible times in history. We shouldn’t forget that so easily. I originally saw this at: http://www.justsell.com/be-more-amazed-complain-less/?utm_source=js-newsletter_2009-08-05&utm_medium=email&utm_content=text_heres-a-hilarious-4-minute-video-clip
I thought overall he has some very motivational things to say. A lot of what I got from him is, if you are scared, ask yourself why and what’s the worst that could happen. Learn from the best. Reading some other people’s comments, he might over simplify some things in the sense that they may […]
1. Don’t let go
2. Hesitation is bad
3. Have a plan
4. The move is the end
5. Know how to rest
6. Fear sucks
7. Opposites are good
8. Strength does not equal success
9. Know how to let go
“One of the outstanding ironies of history is the utter disregard of ranks and titles in the final judgements men pass on each other. The final estimate of men shows that history cares not an iota for the rank or title a man has borne, or the office he has held, but only the quality […]
Brandon asked me about this again and what I am doing with this now and if things were still the same with this plan. Great question, Brandon. Here’s the update: Here is my suggestion for a starting set of accounts that you should have as a foundation and why. You will want to open three […]
I am constantly trying to learn more and work smarter. The idea here is to share what I find along the way. Maybe you'll find some things here that will help you too. The main areas of my curiosity are technology, leadership, business and working with children. I hope you like what you find.