Monthly Archives: June 2013

Please join me

I will be a guest on the radio show The Conscious Consultant Hour next Friday, June 28th at 11:00 AM EDT. here is a link.  http://www.talkingalternative.com/friday-shows/the-conscious-consultant-hour. We will be talking about the power of productivity skills to reduce stress and

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Decide – meta skill

Many of us resist deciding. There is a subtle reason. Unconsciously we fear that when we choose one option, we kill off the others. It’s wired into our linguistics. The root ‘cide’ connotes murder (suicide, genocide, pesticide, etc). We avoid

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Observing – the Key to Neutrality

We get so wrapped up in things.  We feel righteous and judgmental about the many ways that ‘they’ are doing it wrong or offending us or whatever.  We direct that righteous furor at ourselves and self flagellate with guilt.  We can wear

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How To Be Prolific: Guidelines For Getting It Done From Joss Whedon | Co.Create: Creativity \ Culture \ Commerce

How To Be Prolific: Guidelines For Getting It Done From Joss Whedon | Co.Create: Creativity \ Culture \ Commerce. Joss Whedon and David Allen in the same article.  Buffy meets the Productivity Guru.  

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You’re either on the bus or off the bus

Kind of like the Yoda quote ‘do or do not there is no try’ or like ‘you can’t be a little pregnant’. That doesn’t mean we are stuck where we are and can never change.  Grace Slick sings in the

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Beyond IQ: 5 Ways To Reframe Success And Smarts | Co.Create: Creativity \ Culture \ Commerce

Beyond IQ: 5 Ways To Reframe Success And Smarts | Co.Create: Creativity \ Culture \ Commerce.   This echoes some of the concepts we have been talking about, including reframing and changing negative self talk.

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Using Your Brain for a Change

Credit for today’s post title goes to a great book of the same title by NLP pioneer Richard Bandler.  Here’s a link to Amazon.  I get nothing for the referral.  Check it out because it’s good. So we left off

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