Motivation

Carrot vs. Stick Motivation

Some people use sticks to motivate other people. They even use sticks to motivate themselves. It’s limited. If you want to flourish for the long run, you need to use carrots to inspire other people and yourself to operate at a higher level.

By October 21, 2014 2 Comments Read More →
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37 Inspirational Quotes for Work as Self-Expression

37 quotes on work as self-expression. As one of my most profound mentors put it, “work is the ultimate form of self-expression.” We need to do the work that makes us come alive, that helps us operate at a higher level, and that makes our soul sing.

By August 25, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

The Ego Attacks the Awakening Artist

When you start to figure out and realize your greatest potential, and answer your calling, fear and Ego can get in the way. Ego attacks the awakening artist. The Ego runs the show and likes things the way they are.

By August 20, 2014 3 Comments Read More →

Chase the Market or Follow Your Muse?

Should you anticipate the market or follow your Muse? You can win big if you chase the market and get it right. But in the end, if you lose your Muse, you can lose the best part of you.

By August 19, 2014 Leave a comment Read More →

How Bestselling Author Steven Pressfield Defeats Resistance

Steven Pressfield walks through what a typical day of writing is like, how he finds inspiration, and how he defeats Resistance.

By August 13, 2014 Leave a comment Read More →