TOOLS TO LEVEL UP

There are many tools at your disposal to help you level up. But we tend to pick the serious ones. The stakes are high, our lives hang in the balance, so we become serious and considered in our actions. But most top performers are playful in some way and it gives them an edge. Teams,… Continue reading TOOLS TO LEVEL UP

INSTINCT TO WORRY

Your instinct to worry about a problem is something you usually put on a pedestal as the way to come up with an answer to move forwards in life. But it’s often a luxury item that wastes your time and causes anxiety. Decisive forward motion often results in the exact thing you find yourself trying… Continue reading INSTINCT TO WORRY

SKILL LEVEL DROPS

If you’re intermediate at a skill, and you add something to your skill set that will make you better. Your performance will drop while you’re integrating the new skill. Learning the next skill makes you worse. Because it throws you off balance. You’re comfortable with the skill set you already have. And learning something new… Continue reading SKILL LEVEL DROPS

PEOPLE DON’T NEED MUCH

There’s a phenomenon that’s really important to know. People don’t need much. But what they need, they need a whole lot. You don’t have a lot of needs. But the things that you need are extremely important. If you can figure out what they are and meet them, you start to move forward extremely quickly.… Continue reading PEOPLE DON’T NEED MUCH

BETWEEN SCROLLING AND THE WORK

If you need to get something done and you’re not doing it because you’re wasting your time on meaningless entertainment. Then it’s probably not the thing you need to get done or the entertainment that’s the problem. It’s the fact that you have nothing in between those two things. Doing stuff is hard. And entertainment… Continue reading BETWEEN SCROLLING AND THE WORK

IF YOU THINK LIFE IS BORING

If you think life is boring. Remember there are many things you can try in the world and no matter how much you think you’ve tried you’ve seen very little. If you think the world around you is boring it’s because you haven’t looked close enough. Yes, everyone eats food, makes love and hopes for… Continue reading IF YOU THINK LIFE IS BORING

SHIFTING YOUR PERSPECTIVE

Most of life is complicated by defining success as something far away in the future that’s unclear. If you want to be successful and your definition of success is something twenty years from now, and you don’t know what it takes to get there. Then your life is very complicated. If you want to be… Continue reading SHIFTING YOUR PERSPECTIVE

BELIEVING IN YOURSELF

Believing in yourself without proof is one of the most ridiculous things ever brought up by the self development world. Unstoppable belief without any evidence to back the belief is truly one of the most powerful things in the world. It’s the basis of most religions and it can enable a person to do things… Continue reading BELIEVING IN YOURSELF

BECOMING INCREDIBLE

You can be incredible. But you don’t know what form that incredible will take. Skill sets and accomplishments are developed over time and the path is winding. If you come up with a vision for the person you want to become it can fuel you to push towards that person. But you have to remember… Continue reading BECOMING INCREDIBLE

EVERYTHING

Your mind wants everything. Candy, success, money, fame… it doesn’t matter. Whatever you find yourself chasing, you’ll find that a part of you wants as much of it as possible. Because the panic of daily life optimizes for good things. It doesn’t optimize for good things over time. You have to choose that. When chasing… Continue reading EVERYTHING