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Monthly Archives: November 2016

Working Smart is Harder than Working Hard

Standing outside ourselves, seeing ourselves as others see us AND coming to fully understand the lens through which we see the world is a learned ability that must be cultivated. The expression “Fish see water last” helps us understand that our world view is so all persuasive to us, so all compassing, that we forget […]

Never Give Up on Your Dreams… is STUPID Advice!

Hey! I’m into motivation, positivity, optimism, inspirational quotes, and thinking BIG! I also am into self-awareness, being open to feedback, staying flexible, plus learning, evolving, and adapting on the fly and having a great Plan B. It is very possible to be overly fixated on a given dream or goal and lose sight of WHY […]

Mentor’s Reply to Young Entrepreneur’s Questions (Part XIII)

Hello Mr. Collier, I hope all is well with you. When you have some time, could you please answer the following question? Thank you so much for your time, consideration and wisdom. Once you told me you were an “intensely curious person.” I know the advantages to that, but what are the disadvantages to that? […]

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