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The Difference Between Confident and Cocky


Originally posted on UXL Blog:
At first glance, confidence and arrogance share many of the same trademarks: head held high, an ability to dive in and speak up, and a sense of pride in accomplishments. Upon deeper examination, however, arrogance and confidence…

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Insane Genius


Why Are Genius and Madness Connected? | Creativity and Mental Illness | LiveScience. When one thinks of it, it makes sense that genius and madness are connected – different sides of the same coin.  How else could such genius of … Continue reading

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8 Subconscious Mistakes Our Brains Make Every Day–And How To Avoid Them


“Whenever your opinions or beliefs are so intertwined with your self-image that you couldn’t pull them away without damaging your core concepts of self, you avoid situations that may cause harm to those beliefs.” –David McRaney This is fascinating! These tricks … Continue reading

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Things that make you go Hmmmmm….


Whether you believe or not that there is something beyond the physical reality of our five senses and matter is irrelevant.  Like life itself, it’s not the destination of what you believe that is important, but rather the journey along the way … Continue reading

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1+1 = 3


Are men and women really so different?  Or is it that the genders complement each other and greater together than each gender would be on their own? It during a debate with a male friend about which gender is better, men … Continue reading

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its about time


Its been  a long time since I last blogged.  Two and half years to be exact.  Yikes!  Yet another reminder that time is indeed the most precious and priceless resource we have because it truly is not renewable.  Once a moment … Continue reading

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trust intention continuum


Recently a colleague wrote a blog post titled “What is Trust?” in attempting the answer the question if it”s ethical to gain people’s trust so as to promote yourself or businesses.  Not an easy question to answer that’s for sure.  He wisely … Continue reading

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the brain, leadership and change


If you want leading edge research and implications about how the brain works, check out the official site for the emerging NeuroLeadership field, The Global Neuroleadership Summit .   What is Neuro Leadership you ask?   It is a new field of study fo­­cused … Continue reading

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tiltability


Essentially everything in our universe strives to reach a state of  homeostasis.  This applies to individual entities to massive complex systems either metabolically, physically, socially or psychologically.    Paradoxically, while the drive or equilibrium is ongoing, there are always some other forces tilting the system off-balance into a state of … Continue reading

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about tiltability


Essentially everything in our universe strives to reach a state of Homeostasis or equilibrium.   This principle applies to single individual entities to massive complex systems either metabolically, physicaly, socially or psychologically.    Paradoxically, while the drive or equilibrium is ongoing, there are always some other forces tilting the … Continue reading

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