Generating Results-Producing Actions Quickly & Easily

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Actions are important. Hardly any result gets produced by sitting on the sidelines and doing nothing (maybe not you were doing something, but someone else certainly did). Philosophers thousands of years ago already wrote about the importance of actions, and so did politicians, inventors, entrepreneurs, and members of many other groups: “The superior man is […]

Are You (Too) Comfortable In Your Mediocrity Zone?

Beautiful candle in the dark

What a nasty term … ‘Comfort Zone’ – it sounds so nice, and yet its negative connotation is hefty: “how dare you be comfortable?”, “don’t settle!”, “stop being lazy and get going!”, “what are you waiting for?” … and so on. Loud and clear! So … what’s wrong with it? The short answer is: nothing […]

If You Have Two Ways Of Action, Take The Third

Man looking down at his shoes and arrows drawn on floor pointing in different directions

Did you think this headline is a mistake? So did I in the first moment when I originally read that quote (source unknown) – how can there be a third option when there are only two? And then I realized my linear and limited thinking. What the quote suggests is simply that there always are […]