Tag: growth

growth

Forty-One

It’s funny. Most people feel the big years.  The ones that end in zero.  At the very least, the ones that end in five. Me, that’s never bothered.  There’s a running joke about my thirtieth birthday.  I went from partying every weekend, to having a house, wife and two kids all in one day, when …

personal development

Kaizen

I like the idea of incremental improvement. See, I used to do this thing.  I would close my eyes, clear my head and boom.  New person.  All the faults of the past vanished, in a flash. Just a perfect, present, thoughtful, honest and all-around kick ass person who did everything the best of his abilities, …

growth

Little Disappointments

I generally agree with the idea of not shitting on something you’re not into. Still, I hate the idea of not allowing for criticism.  That seems to be the way the world’s headed, where everyone wants to not be criticized at all, and that, to me, is not healthy. It’s enabling. I love Mark Millar, …

personal development

Organization

I’ve tried a lot of different systems.  The super-detailed, massively delineated GTD system, the no-system, the simplified system, whatever. There’s a million different names.  The problem is they all suffer from the same defect. Yes, getting it all out of your head into someplace you can easily reference it is great. Not constantly checking for …