The Unlikely Mage and I helped out friends of ours just a bit over a month ago (outlined in this post by TUM) and nothing has changed. In fact, a new problem has arisen which has made me even more frustrated with them. Avoidance. The situation, as far as I know, is getting worse. Promises [...]
Opportunities for honing your personal awesomeness come from all sources, if you’re open to the idea that they might be there. Your brain is eager to make new connections, to learn, and to grow. And, with a little nudge from the conscious brain, you will start to see lessons and opportunities around every corner. How [...]
Pursuing awesomeness should be a pasttime for every single person on the planet. When everyone is pursuing their goals and striving toward their personal passions, there is a lot more joy and wonder in the world. Call me a wild eyed, rose colored glasses optimist, but I think that having less stress around me is [...]
I look around at the world and try to figure out where I fit within it. I’m analytical and a planner, but I also try to keep some sort of spontenaity about me. I’ve always considered myself to be one who comes up with ideas, rather than one who actually executes the plans. Every single [...]
What are you doing right NOW? I’ve talked about proper goal setting techniques. I’ve yammered about to-do lists. I’ve tried the game, but it’s all crap for me. I don’t think in terms of formalities and committing to goals. I don’t think about the next thing to do on a list. I just DO stuff. [...]
We are decision makers. Every last one of us. There are very few things which happen in our lives which do not happen as a result of some decision that we made. The only decisions that we did not make, and this is up for debate in some religions, is to whom we should be [...]
Are you finding that you have regrets and misgivings about some of the things that you have done? When you look back at your life, is there a nagging sensation in the back of your mind? What do you regret? Understand how you can use those regrets to become awesome.