Tag Archive: Life skills

The relationship between Excellence, Practice and Failure.

Excellence is achieved by spending 10,000 hours practicing a given activity. Practice, however, is cited as the least enjoyable and most difficult experience along the way.  What’s the takeaway? Quit berating yourself while… Continue reading


The question we need to ask ourselves is whether there is any place we can stand in ourselves where we can look at all that’s happening around us without freaking out, where we… Continue reading

How to Attend A Conference As Yourself

Do you ever feel like you need to become something you normally aren’t to fit in with what you think everyone else is being? Peter Bregman writes about this concept from his experience and perspective of… Continue reading


Exploring grown up life. What to do when you ask out a guy and only later find out through back channels (yes, not from him) he’s married? The answer is: appropriately wonder, “What… Continue reading