Is your life dream or a mission-critical task in front of you, and you just can't understand why you can't start or finish it? Take a step back and try these effective techniques (taken from 20 years of project management) for springing yourself into action.
We all want the best for ourselves, but our mind's natural tendencies steer us away from the best. Understanding the mental tug-of-war we don't notice every day and what to do about it can get you to your best life.
Are you dreadfully bored with your job? With Groundhog Day just around the corner, reminiscing its silver screen namesake teaches some valuable lessons about how to make you more successful and your work life more fulfilling.
I always thought that all those martial artists breaking boards were just trying to show how tough they were--until I did it myself. And then after teaching it, forget about it! The physical and spiritual teachings to be taken away from breaking a board are some of the most invaluable in the world.
Desperate, the fellow looked up at the sky and said, "for once, could I just win the lottery? For God's sake!" A booming voice thundered from above. "Buy a ticket!" The keys to success are so simple, it's sometimes frightening.