Achieving Your Goals Through Daily Habits

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Way back in December of 2011 (holy wow that was already 4 years ago), I wrote about why people fail at New Year’s Resolutions, how to keep your New Year’s Resolutions, and how to set up a system I called Quality Days. A lot has changed since then, namely I’m now focused on Humor That… Read more


Rock Climbing to Success

I went rock climbing for the first time in 5 years and was reminded why I love it so much–the same traits that help you reach the top of the wall are the same ones that will help you reach “the top” at work. First, you need a plan. For the easier routes, you can… Read more


Life Lessons from Improv Wisdom

Improv Wisdom: Don’t Prepare, Just Show Up, by Patricia Ryan Madson, is a great read that translates the powerful concepts of improv into life lessons from which everyone can benefit. At only 159 pages, Patricia is able to concisely cover the 12 Maxims of Improv and how they can improve your life and career. Rather… Read more

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Using Improv Methods to Overcome the Fear Factor

Fear is not something that should be feared.  At least that’s the idea presented in the article Using Improv Methods to Overcome the Fear Factor by Tom Yorton, president of Second City Communications (available for purchase at Wiley InterScience). The article discusses how and why improv can be effectively used in the workplace to overcome… Read more