Ambiguity… mSw April 2021 v05.1

  One of the biggest problems I see in business (and in life) is ambiguity—the lack of clarity in communication. The lack of clear direction. Ambiguity leads to fear, uncertainty, and doubt. Instructions that are less than clear and expectations that are fuzzy and, as a result, generally unattainable. The amount of time that is lost…

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There will always be tension—creative tension—between what you want to share and what you feel compelled to share. The stories you want to tell and those you must. I’ve been stuck for the past few days—perhaps, weeks—trying to get past one to get to the other. The opportunity to do that finally came with a…

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Dancing With the LIZARD…

Seth Godin calls it ‘the Lizard.’ Steven Pressfield refers to it as ‘the Resistance.’ I haven’t come up with a clever nickname for that annoying monologue that keeps running in my head… The one constantly trying to convince me that I shouldn’t… Or, can’t… Or, couldn’t… Or, won’t! The one that rejoices in crushing my…

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There! I’ve Gone And Done It…

I’ve taught enough classes on Goals & Objectives to recognize just how important it is to share those Goals & Objectives publically when it’s time to accomplish whatever it is you’ve set out to do. It should be a ‘No-Brainer,’ as there is nothing less at stake than your dreams. So, it’s only reasonable to assume that…

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