I was fired from a job in 2002. I deserved it. This isn't what the HR team or my boss at the time would have said. They would have said, "We let him go." In fact, through the rest of these posts, I will use the same euphemisms because that's… Continue reading
Posts tagged "Proactive"
I finished Josh Waitzkin's The Art of Learning on the flight back from Oakland yesterday. A few important take-aways: Learning is a process. You learn by working at something. Taking this approach builds resiliency. Did I fail? I can try harder next time. Make Sandals. The world is wide. It… Continue reading
I've recently been using the Headspace app and have found it to be extremely helpful. This has gotten me thinking about the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People which I have written about before. The first habit is 'Be Proactive' which Stephen Covey defined as human being's ability to be… Continue reading