If you're attempting anything of significance, expect resistance. Try to do anything extraordinary and you'll immediately feel the gravity of the status quo
pulling you back to the common level of life.
Task #27: Anticipate the resistance you'll face and … Continue Reading ››
I've spent the past three weeks sleep-deprived and perpetually behind in just about every area of my life. My routines have been shredded, my energy sapped, my patience eroded, and my disciplines decimated. My home office is a mess, I can't seem to get into a … Continue Reading ››
My first real job as an Army Aviator was as a junior staff officer
in an Attack Helicopter Battalion. Instead of helicopters and soldiers I was given projects and paperwork. Instead of employing combat power, I was employing … Continue Reading ››
Ten or twenty years ago, debunking leadership myths was easy. In every other corner office you could find an overconfident boss barking orders to masses of underperforming employees. However, over the last decade there has been a shift in the prevailing management winds.
Most of … Continue Reading ››
I was 21 years old the first time I handed my passport to an armed guard at a checkpoint and entered what the UN
calls an Occupied Territory
. It was the summer of '95 and I … Continue Reading ››