How To See What You’re Truly Capable Of Becoming And Then Becoming It.

We all dream of a perfect, self-motivated team that is constantly putting their best foot forward and embracing each challenge they are given. In reality, as much as you’d like to encourage and motivate even more active contribution from your team members, it is often easier said than done. Using external motivators, such as promotions…

You Can’t Be 100% Motivated And On Fire All The Time So Stop Trying To Be.

We all dream of a perfect, self-motivated team that is constantly putting their best foot forward and embracing each challenge they are given. In reality, as much as you’d like to encourage and motivate even more active contribution from your team members, it is often easier said than done. Using external motivators, such as promotions…

2 Things You Need to Know: How to Hack Motivation With Avoidance and Approach Goals

We all dream of a perfect, self-motivated team that is constantly putting their best foot forward and embracing each challenge they are given. In reality, as much as you’d like to encourage and motivate even more active contribution from your team members, it is often easier said than done. Using external motivators, such as promotions…

21 Profound Plato Quotes For Your Life Philosophy

Plato (c. 428 BCE –  c. 348 BCE) was a Greek philosopher, writer, teacher, public speaker, and Socrates’ most brilliant student. Because there aren’t any biographical sources from his time, we can know more about him from his writings and biographies were written 500 years after his death. Plato‘s philosophy forms much of the foundation…

Motivational Advice You Never Hear From Elon Musk

We all dream of a perfect, self-motivated team that is constantly putting their best foot forward and embracing each challenge they are given. In reality, as much as you’d like to encourage and motivate even more active contribution from your team members, it is often easier said than done. Using external motivators, such as promotions…

Lessons on Fear and Change from Mark Twain and My 10-Year-Old Twins

When I was 16, I decided to leave my small hometown of Beaverton, Oregon, where I’d lived since birth, to go overseas and study in New Zealand.   I have no idea how I made this decision, or why I wanted to leave home, but the idea quickly got legs and before I knew it, there…

26 Awe-Inspiring William Shakespeare Quotes

Possibly the greatest poet, dramatist, and writer in literary history, William Shakespeare is a national hero in England. Often called “The Bard of Avon”, he created works that have captured the hearts and minds of generations for more than four hundred years. His comedies, tragedies and historical dramas always capture the audience’s imagination. Many theater actors…