Mar 26, 2015 / Work

Two Words I’m Eliminating From My Vocabulary

I read a quote a few years ago that has changed my life. Five years from now, you’re the same person except for the people you’ve met and the books you’ve read. ― John Wooden (I’m not sure if John Wooden was the first one to say this phrase but we’ll credit it to him since that’s what I found on the internet.) Through reading...
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Mar 16, 2015 / Work

A Passion for Automation

Over the past few months there’s been a reoccurring theme in my conversations with friends, the books I’ve read, and the things I’ve listened to. I keep coming across questions like “What excites you?”, “What are you passionate about?” And my personal favorite: “If money, time, and education were not an factor what would you love to do?” As I think through these things I...
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Mar 03, 2015 / Work

Delegating to the Floor

Recently I’ve been listening to a podcast series called Career Tools. One interesting concept they talk about often is the idea of delegating to the floor. The idea behind this is that there is a limited amount of time in the day and in order to increase your productivity there are certain things that can either be handed off to someone else to do or...
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