Be In The 1% Club.

Be In The 1% Club.

The Aggregation of Marginal Gains. HUH? This is a statisticians way of saying small stuff accumulates into big stuff. How saving your spare change every day grows into a vacation fund. How being one degree off a charted course will every day put you further from your...
Bang Your Own Drum

Bang Your Own Drum

I listened to a profile of Rush (remember them?!) drummer Neil Peart on the radio this morning.  I don’t know much about drumming, but apparently this guy is a drummer for the generations.  His is a great story.  Anyway, he said something that stuck with me. He...
A Blank Canvas. Paint.

A Blank Canvas. Paint.

What if you started to treat each day, as it came before you and not a moment sooner, as your own personal blank canvas? What if instead of your paint by numbers day – the same routine, the same practices, the same attitudes, the same mindset – you made...

What If You Were A Cell Phone?

First of all: you’d be a smartphone. No doubt in my mind. Thanks to AT for sending along a train of thought yesterday. It went like this: “When our smartphone gets low on power, we run to the nearest outlet to recharge. But if we get low on energy, we...

Choose Your Words

I am not sure I can do this vs. I am determined to try.   I am scared of what the future holds for me vs. I am committed to making today the best I can.  What if you wrote a little sticky note and pasted it to your brain this morning – and it started...

No More Patience

Love this thing I read today. Meryl Streep writing about the things she no longer has patience for.   I hear her saying this; life is too short to waste our time.  I get that “too short” means something different to everyone, especially across...