[Check In Posts]

I’ll be writing a few Check In Posts this month. These will be the half time show before the conclusion of the Mistruths of the Mind series. The intention of the Check In Posts will be to, from time to time, share some short procedural information. In SCUBA diving, it’s standard safety procedure to make …

Mistruths of the Mind [part 5 of 10]

Mistruths of the Mind [part 5 of 10]

After talking about the “I can’t” mistruth in the last post, the next mistruth, “I don’t know” clips right into place. Let’s just jump right into the solution: Replace “I don’t know” with “I’ll find out.” The significance of saying “I don’t know” is in its terminal closure of the matter at hand. I don’t know …

Why Great Leaders Frame and Reframe

Why Great Leaders Frame and Reframe

Reality happens to everybody. At it happens the same way. So why doesn’t it feel like that? Why does something that seems like a problem to one person appear to be an opportunity to an other — even if they’re looking at it from the same perspective. It all comes down to framing. Let’s start …

Learning from the Edge of Meltdown

Learning from the Edge of Meltdown

Just when I had things going in the right direction, ka-BOOM. Meltdown. Total website meltdown. The cause? Malicious attack. In retrospect, it was a good thing that my site host caught the problem before it spread. But, the site was down for a few weeks while everything was being rebuilt. The lesson in all of this comes …