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9 Rules of Combat for Everyday Life

By combining military principles with everyday life, I find that it is easier to keep myself disciplined in both arenas. The military application of the following nine rules are evident. How they apply to civilian life, whether it be family … Continue reading

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“Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t” by Simon Sinek: Part One

For an organization to be successful its leaders need to understand the true purpose of their organization—the Why. Professional competence is not enough to be a good leader; good leaders must truly care about those entrusted to their care. “If … Continue reading

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“The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” by Marie Kondo: Part Two

Mementos are reminders of a time when these items gave us joy. Truly precious memories will never vanish even if you discard the objects associated with them. When you think about your future, is it worth keeping mementos of things … Continue reading

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“The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” by Marie Kondo: Part One

When you put your house in order, you put you affairs and your past in order, too. As a result, you can see quite clearly what you need in life and what you don’t, and what you should and shouldn’t … Continue reading

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“The Organized Mind” by Daniel Levitin: Part One

This book helped me understand some of the finer points of being an “executive.” The ways we can externalize our memories and techniques to be in the moment at all times by organizing your time, thoughts, and anything else that … Continue reading

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Good Ideas in Different Places

Always looking for good ideas in different places. I read these steps on the wall in a hospital room. These steps remind the hospital staff how to handle difficult situations. S-B-A-R Situation: What is going on? Background: What is the … Continue reading

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