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Category Archives: Mindset/Mindfulness

Getting Into A Better Frame of Mind

January 27, 2013

Think of a time when you handled a challenging situation exceptionally well... what kind of mood were you in as you did so?

Now think of a time when you responded poorly to a challenging situation  ... what kind of mood where you in then?

When I ask these questions, words like “confident,” “interested” and “engaged” are...

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Earning Optimism

September 25, 2012

There's a distinctive form of optimism shaping the mindsets of successful innovators.

It's more of a "follow your learning" than "follow your bliss" expectation.  This form of optimism is earned.  It's a by-product of taking on the big goals, managing through ambiguous situations and living by your results.  Knowing that you'll incorporate successes and failures and...

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