Leadership

According to Lao Tzu in the Tao Te Ching, “The best leaders are those the people hardly know exist. The next best is a leader who is loved and praised. Next comes the one who is feared. The worst one is the leader that is despised. If you don’t trust the people,...

Moving Through Plateaus

When trying to get really good at anything, it’s easy to lose our way when we don’t see progress. But there are always cycles of plateaus in the growth process. It’s in these times of stasis that we’re assimilating, connecting and making sense...

Master Yourself

It doesn’t matter if you’re living alone in a cave, every thought you think has an energetic impact on you and the whole planet. If you want to massively improve your quality of life and that of those around you, be as mindful as you can of your energetic...

Mind Management

You can change your job, home, clothes or friends, but unless you change the way you think, your habitual emotional responses will continue to create the same quality of experience and nothing that happens in the external world will make much of a difference. The only...

Assume Beginner’s Mind

When learning something new, it’s often best to drop your preconceived notions and try to adopt a fresh perspective. It’s difficult to improve when you think you already know everything you need to. Whatever your expertise now, assuming there’s more...

Perserverance Is Key

To get really good at something you have to spend time developing your skill. Committing to a regular, daily practice is necessary to keep the momentum going. Every now and then your brain needs time to synthesize and absorb what you’ve learned and you’ll...