The irony of obsessing over what works…

… is that it usually leads to the very opposite of actual work. People who wait on guarantees rarely ever get started. People who act on their interests, even when they act imperfectly or unsuccessfully, end up doing things that result in a greater sense of confidence and creativity. Moving in the direction of what… Continue reading The irony of obsessing over what works…

“Screw it, just get on and do it.”

“As everyone around him was filling the air with business buzzwords and talking about complex ideas for mapping out our future, Branson was saying things like: ‘Screw it, just get on and do it.’” -James Clear, Successful People Start Before They Feel Ready Entrepreneur, weightlifter, and travel photographer, James Clear, recently wrote an inspiring blog post… Continue reading “Screw it, just get on and do it.”

A recipe for unfulfilled dreams

Wait until you get discovered. Stand pat until someone presents you with an opportunity. Sit on the fence until ideal conditions manifest. Warm up in the bullpen until you’re summoned. Put your plans in neutral until financial resources come pouring in. Don’t poke and prod; react and respond. Always ask for permission. Make sure you… Continue reading A recipe for unfulfilled dreams

The Law of Attraction ends with “action”

“When we make a beginning, we get out of our own way and allow the angels to come in and do their job.” – Steven Pressfield, The War of Art There are discoveries we make and treasures we gain from being actively involved in the creative process that we simply can’t get by sorting things… Continue reading The Law of Attraction ends with “action”