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Our Choices Make Us

Can you articulate your foundational values?

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In the moment we were asked to list our values. Few people can write theirs immediately.

Can you articulate your foundational values?

  • Honesty
  • Behave admirably
  • Personal responsibility
  • Self-control
  • Initiative
  • Fun

These are the six values i’ve used to teach, coach, and develop our son. Clarity is power.

What are yours?

There, see what i mean?

Clarity is power.

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This Might Change Your Life

Lean was my word for the year

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Going the extra inch.

Lean was my word for the year three years ago.

A work in progress.

Lean meaning material things, processes, structure – everything it takes to live and manage our life.

Lean is a classic battle cry for less is more.

Expending serious effort so far in 2019.

Feels awesome.

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Clarity is power

vision, mission, brand
From three years ago.

 

Do you see the time you use for spiritual maintenance and renewal as an expense to be managed or as a non-negotiable investment?

 

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What Do You Mean You Don't Know?

Be crystal clear and use simple, key, repeatable messages

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Top right corner of photo…Arrival 6:53am at Rosen Shingle Creek.

 

Rosen Shingle Creek
AV check at 7am, right on schedule.

 

Critical to being a great leader is to be crystal clear and use simple, key, repeatable messages.

The world is crazy and we are busy enough with everything we are supposed to pay attention to.

Therefore, make the most important things habit.

Engrained.

Automatic.

Habit.

Non-negotiable.

Something worth defending.

 

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On April Fool’s Day 2009, jeff noel began writing five daily, differently-themed blogs (on five different sites). It was to be a 100-day self-imposed “writer’s bootcamp”, in preparation for writing his first book. He hasn’t missed a single day since.

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Book Publishing

I asked if she suspected her young Son would eventually ask

Three 13 year olds in Orlando swimming pool
Three 13 year olds who will wonder what life is all about

 

Asked a smart executive yesterday if anyone has asked her to explain the meaning of life.

She said no.

Then I asked if she suspected her young Son would eventually ask.

She said yes.

So I asked, “What will you say?”

After listening to her for a minute, maybe two, she finally finished sharing her answer.

(this is surprising longer than it seems)

Pretenting to be a young child (or teenager) I replied, “Huh?”

Then I shared my answer, “To love and be loved.”

Point is this: there are things we know to be crucial, most of which we ignore.

That’s what I write about.

It’s not always pretty, or easy to read.

But it’s never a lie.

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