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Monthly Archives: February 2008

When the Student is ready, the Teacher will appear

“When the Student is ready, the Teacher will appear” is a Buddhist proverb I’ve always liked. I would imagine a kindly old man appearing in front of me with a chalkboard and a pointer, tapping away as he gently made his points in an easy-to-comprehend outline form. For good measure, he would give me a […]

What is your HLP? (Highest Leverage Point)

Life is wonderful but it also is rather finite (anybody find a way out of here alive, please let me know). I want to make the most out of my life that I can. The best we can be, we must be. Best, of course, is a matter of personal definition. The wisest of us […]

Micro Autobiography

Micro Autobiography: The New Literary Craze. Can you sumarize your life in just SIX words? How about your future? Try it! I found having to condense my life down to just six words to be a fascinating challenge, a real test of what I valued, of what had shaped me (not always the same thing). […]

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