Tag: jocko willink

Self Acceptance vs. Complacency

Total Read Time: 5 Minutes I recently heard Tim Ferris’s interview of Brene Brown (Episode #409 – The Tim Ferriss Show) where they discussed relationships. As with most of his podcasts, Tim discussed ways of self betterment. He and Brene reach a topic that I in particular can relate and empathize with: the topic of

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Why do some people Never Break Up?

Total Read Time: 5 Minutes What a lovely palindrome of a day (02 02 20 20). I was informed it was also our 33rd day of the year, with 333 days left. Allow me to geek out over numbers, moon patterns… moving onward! People are so caught up in finding someone to be with. Maybe

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“Consider THIS Before Your Next Conversation.”

Total Read Time: 5 Minutes Have you ever heard about the family that you actually got to choose for yourself? How about that you are the average of the 5 closest people to you? (Tim Ferriss quote… Seems to be a theme in my mentorship). The common denominator is your choice. It really doesn’t matter

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When to Promote Yourself to Manager

Total Read Time: 3 Minutes Short answer: right now, but it’ll take people three years to believe it. Leadership starts every day when the alarm goes off. Start by managing yourself. People naturally want self improvement. It’s called progress. We do not like to go backward. When those people see you succeeding, they will want

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How to WIN Today: Forget the Nail; Just Swing the Hammer

Total Read Time: 4 Minutes “Basically as we try to design more than we can comprehend, more than we can understand. We will shift from traditional engineering to evolutionary algorithms and iterative learning algorithms like deep learning and machine learning. And as we shift this engineering to the training of these iterative algorithms, the locust

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Late to Life: Theater Theory

Total Read Time: 3 Minutes HOW TO BE LESS STRESSED. HOW TO ARRIVE ON TIME. HOW TO GET STUFF DONE. In a previous article I wrote about examining your lateness to things in your life as a filter showing you what you really don’t like to be doing.  Today I want to examine the stress

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Live On Purpose

Total Read Time: 6 Minutes This is one of the hardest and at the same time easiest topics for me to write about. The difficulty comes from how important it is to me, because I’m okay at failing at things I don’t care about. This is not one of those things. The ease: because it

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The Hands That Hold You Down, Could Be Hands That Pull You Up

Total Read Time: 6 Minutes Picture a man riding a chariot pulled by two winged horses. The horses: one noble and sound paired with one of the opposite will. The horses are the devil and angel on your shoulders. The charioteer is your mind. The chariot, your body. Without the reign of enlightened reason and

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How to Put On Socks Pain Free: Microwave Edition

Total Read Time: 4 Minutes LIFE HAPPENS. YOU GET FAT. What now? I’ve been there…I realized something 35lbs ago, in 2014: Feeling unhealthy sucks. I woke up while I was getting ready for work. My eyes were opened at the same time as the nerves in my back squealed, “HELP” I would have said it

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