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How to Navigate the “3-Lane” Highway of Life

How to Navigate the “3-Lane” Highway of Life

We have all heard the serenity prayer: God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. Being able to differentiate between the things that are up to us and the things that...
How to Make Your Environment Work For You

How to Make Your Environment Work For You

When we put together a strategy to make a change in our lives, most of the time we think about things that happen inside us. For example, how can we improve our discipline and willpower to make a change? Can we set up a system of rewards to encourage us to make the...
Set a Time Limit For Your Tasks

Set a Time Limit For Your Tasks

The amount of time you allot to complete a task influences the amount of time the task will take to complete. Let me tell you about an experience I had that illustrates this principle. One of my friends misplaced his car keys, so I drove him across town to get his...
Marshmallows, Discipline, and Self-Control

Marshmallows, Discipline, and Self-Control

This post is Part 2 in a 3-part blog series on discipline. (If you missed the first post, you can find it here.) I heard a definition of discipline the other day that I really liked. The speaker defined discipline as the ability to trade what I want right now for what...
Training vs. Trying

Training vs. Trying

This post is Part 1 in a 3-part blog series on discipline. I heard a great sermon the other day about the importance of discipline. One of the most interesting points the pastor made was the difference between training and trying. Trying is what most of us do when we...
Repurpose Your Life

Repurpose Your Life

I’m not artistic or handy, so I’m always amazed at people who can refurbish old furniture. Maybe you know someone who has that skill. They might start with an old table that they found in a pile of garbage on the side of the road. At the beginning, the table looks a...
The 80/20 Rule and Living a Healthy Lifestyle

The 80/20 Rule and Living a Healthy Lifestyle

One of my favorite books about nutrition and health is The Primal Blueprint by Mark Sisson. I think the book provides a great framework for building and maintaining healthy habits of diet and exercise. If you’re looking to make a change in this area of your life, I...
Set a Time Limit

Set a Time Limit

The amount of time you allot to complete a task influences the amount of time the task will take you to complete. Let me tell you about something that happened to me recently to illustrate this point. One of my friends misplaced his car keys, so I drove him across...
6 Tips for Winning the Email Battle

6 Tips for Winning the Email Battle

I still remember when getting an email was fun and exciting, like getting a handwritten note in the mail. Those days are over. Now I get between 50-100 emails per day. Sometimes it seems as if email is running my life, and I struggle to make progress on the projects...
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