S:0878 Principle: Put A Face On It

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   I read a new book the other day about the early days of the space program when I had an ah-ha. [Digital Apollo by David Miridell] He describes how the astronauts — for the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo…Continue Reading →

S:0877 Great Question: Adult?

(Great questions lead to great answers; weak questions, weak ones.)   “What is the most adult thing I can do for me, now?” Coaching Point: Does the question sound selfish? It could. The key is “adult” — past ego, past childish, past should. Look at your goals, what you want, what you desire. Look at…Continue Reading →

S:0876 Distinction: Seeing the Stitches vs. Seeing the Ball

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   There is a phrase used in many sports about ‘seeing the ball.’ A good player will see the ball all the way into their hands, or into their glove, or to their bat. They don’t take…Continue Reading →

S:0875 Principle: Participate

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   Today starts the eighteenth year (880+ issues) of writing and sharing these weekly tips, from a Coaching perspective, about life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. It’s time for a change. I made the decision in the beginning…Continue Reading →