I’ve been thinking about trust recently after hearing two heartbreaking leadership stories: If I Trust You, You’ll Cheat Me In the first, the head of an organization’s branch sent out […]
Failing forward was a great concept. It connected people to the idea that we don’t need to be stopped by failure, and in fact failure might be the pathway to bigger victories. But somewhere along the line, it got corrupted to the point where failure became the badge of honor instead of moving forward.
Repetition can create discipline, expertise and expression. There is an even deeper level when we integrate it with problem solving.
Go beyond the perfection of expertise into expression. In the hands of masterful talent, flaws can be magical.
In this series we are looking at how repetition can create deeper and deeper layers of mastery. Last time, we looked at discipline. This time we go one level deeper, […]
American swimmer Katie Ledecky is rewriting the record books of women’s distance swimming. This week, she set two world records at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships. The Olympic gold medalist […]
There’s a leap from having raw talent to doing something about it. That’s where repetition (aka practice) comes in. Raw talent will lead to incredible peak moments, but the practiced […]
Tonight I flew up to Portland to train for the world championships. This evening flight is always scenic. I looked out the window at magnificent views and wanted to take […]
This is a stunning video about passion, longevity, vitality and family. Rock climber Francisco Marin is 61 years old. He found his passion, devoted himself to it, and wove the […]
Tearing ourselves away from distractions can feel impossible. Ran across this “A Handy Tip For the Easily Distracted” by Miranda July – NOWNESS from NOWNESSawesome 3 minute film that illustrates […]