We have discussed before the many ways to get to know your personality. The high volume of tests available, and what they can offer to you. Now to get into the nitty gritty of it, what can we take away in learning about ourselves? We return again to Merriam-Webster for some root knowledge of…… Continue reading Purpose, Values and Understanding your SELF.
It is easy to turn down opportunities. Sometimes it is without awareness of what we are giving up, which hindsight reveals later. But, what makes us turn down direct opportunities? It isn’t all fear of failure. There is another fear that exists and it drives you into the comfort of safety. That is the unknown…… Continue reading Fear of the Unknown
“… taking personal accountability means making a personal choice to rise above one’s circumstances and demonstrate the ownership necessary for achieving desired results; to see it, own it, solve it and do it.” Roger Connors and Tom Smith The Oz Principle: Getting Results Through Individual and Organizational Accountability I came across the above in…… Continue reading Building Personal Accountability
AKA Epiphany – AKA Big Foot I hope it isn’t only me that has spent a seeming too long time waiting for an epiphany. That moment when you gaze out over a pasture and realize… I am not living to my full potential. Then another step further, now you know how to fix it! Every…… Continue reading The Fabled A-ha moment.
What is there to collect? Life is comprised of actions, and items. Often, life is comprised of action items that are either completed, or not. So, everything is left to collect. What data have you left behind from your day? While many are taking into account how much waste they create as found in…… Continue reading Collecting and Analyzing Life Data
Often we find ourselves analyzing people into categories to determine their happiness, success or ability to do well… anything. We identify key traits we associate to personalities and superimpose them onto people in our lives. From the MBTI (16 personalities), SELF, or even Hogwarts houses we use them to “know” the people around us. As…… Continue reading Exercise Your Personality for Your Personal Development
“In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” Dwight D. Eisenhower What are the options? Planners, Day Runners, and Moleskin bullet journal ideas are available as tools. So, how do you choose which one? The idea is you identify your needs and likes then go with the…… Continue reading Plan Your Goals, Not Your Life!