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Monthly Archives: August 2012

Harnessing Activation Energy

In physics, activation energy is the initial spark to catalyze a reaction. In life, activation energy is the motivation it takes to get off the couch and DO something. Activation energy is the impetus that pops us off the path of least resistance and into a more positive use of our time. The reason so […]

Daily Strokes of Effort

People are creatures of habit. How could we not be? Otherwise the myriad decisions required each day would overwhelm us. It is our routines that free our energy. Yet it is vital that our habits reinforce our best self, empower our dreams, and support our goals. How to turn each desired behavior into a habit? […]

The Comma

Life is complex, business is challenging. If it were easy, it would already have been done a long time ago. The world is rapidly evolving, the old linkages are gone, the rules keep changing. We live in a complicated reality. As a business, my company is continually faced with putting “old heads on young shoulders,” […]

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