#perfection and #excellence

My guiding thought for this year: “Gentlemen, we will chase perfection, and we will chase it relentlessly, knowing all the while we can never attain it. But along the way, we shall catch excellence.”Vince Lombardi My inspiration and guide for this journey is Brian Johnson of optimize.me (click the referral link in the menu bar). … Continue reading #perfection and #excellence

How To Overcome Your Fear In 30 Seconds

As far as I can tell, I first ‘discovered’ Brian Johnson and his teaching on ‘ancient intelligence’ 7 years ago. This year? I am camping on his site learning and implementing all I can. Want to learn more? Click the optimize.me link in the menu bar…

Bright, shiny objects!

Brian Johnson’s teachings are one of the best things I’ve discovered recently. He says:

Everyone has fear. Regardless of who we are, we all experience this emotion. Even the toughest of sporting legends and the bravest characters in history have at some point been crippled by fear. It’s what we do when fear is gripping our body and questioning our mindset that sets us apart.

Fear can often act as an indication that we have lost. It puts up an invisible barrier between our dreams signaling that we are at odds of achieving them. However, having the courage to break through that wall and turn your fear into excitement is what drives success and sets us free.

In this 12-minute video, Philosopher’s Notes author, Brian Johnson, is back again with some invaluable advice as he explains why we feel fear, and how we can all conquer it by following three…

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Groundbreaking study examines effects of screen time on kids

Did you happen to see this on 60 minutes? I did and it stunned me…

Bright, shiny objects!

“60 Minutes” goes inside a landmark government study of young minds to see if phones, tablets and other screens are impacting adolescent brain development. Anderson Cooper reports.

Source: Groundbreaking study examines effects of screen time on kids

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Blogging Statistics and Trends: The 2018 Survey of 1000+ Bloggers

We’ve asked 1000 bloggers to tell us how they do it. How long is a typical blog post? What does it include? How is it promoted? Here is the complete report of blogging statistics, trends and insights, showing what bloggers are doing and what works now. Source: Blogging Statistics and Trends: The 2018 Survey of … Continue reading Blogging Statistics and Trends: The 2018 Survey of 1000+ Bloggers

5 Stories That Prove the Road to Success Is Not a Straight Line

Whether you hold every job in the industry or fight through all obstacles to get to a country that will allow you to explore your passions. Your career is whatever you want it to be, so don’t hold yourself back: 5 Stories That Prove the Road to Success Is Not a Straight Line - Glassdoor … Continue reading 5 Stories That Prove the Road to Success Is Not a Straight Line