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It's Gotta Come From Inside

You can lead a horse to water…

Can passion, enthusiasm, and desire be taught?  How about aggressiveness and confidence?  Can these traits be coached and developed? 392 more words


Fueling Intrinsic Motivation

How are the great things accomplished? Not from carrots and sticks.

This quote from Elon Musk, from Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World  395 more words

Leadership Development

Nine Ways the Football Coach Best Handles Toxic People

Nine Ways the Football Coach Best Handles Toxic People
  1. Sets limits (especially with complainers)
  2. Stays aware of his emotions
  3. Establishes immediate boundaries
  4. Stays joyful
  5. Only focuses on solutions…
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Midterm/After Break

What’s up world? Its your boy Peekay. Well the week after Spring Break is over. I hear so many people complain about school work and how they wish break lasted forever. 209 more words

Work Worth Doing, Part 1

What makes work worth doing?  We spend so much of our awake hours either on the job or working in some way.  Beyond generating an income to support ourselves and our families, what makes the effort we expend through our work worthwhile? 796 more words



I failed yesterday! For the five weeks that I have been doing the one hour a day writing I haven’t missed a day. But yesterday I did. 764 more words


Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

I read another book!

One day I’m going to have to come up with something to put in this “Aim to Improve” category other than the professional development books I read, but for now this is what I’ve got so it’s going to have to do. 368 more words

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