Reflecting on Seth Godin’s 10x lesson

“The thing is: a 1x contributor can’t become a 10x merely by working ten times as hard. The physics of time won’t allow it, certainly, but it’s also because 10x doesn’t work on the same axis. It’s not about more effort. It’s about more insight.” – Seth Godin...

Eliminating Complacency

I recently was watching one of Anthony Bourdain’s final interviews and a moment early in the conversation struck a chord with me. Here’s the quote of him discussing his and his collaborators’ penchant for creative risk: “I detest competent, workmanlike...

The Dip

Today I had planned on writing my 7th article, but life got in the way. Personal and professional obligations began to pile up along with a nagging sense of exhaustion and zapped willpower. This week has been rewarding and downright draining. Yet, I persisted. Even...

Daily Writing: Why?

Insights Into My Daily Writing Habit   Backstory and Building the Habit I’ve been a part-time writer for many years, but it wasn’t until this year that I realized it is what I want to do with my life. I love the process of writing, putting my stamp on a topic,...