Tag Archives: openness

Pay Attention To Your Tension

Having tension means you are ‘at attention.’ You are aware of everything that’s going on. Ironically, the one thing you probably aren’t aware of is that you are tense. It’s often after you relax when you realize how tense you were. Pay … Continue reading

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Cross The Street. Crack The Seal On Your Habits.

“There sits a Starbucks and directly across the street from that exact same building as that Starbucks there is another Starbucks. There is a Starbucks across the street from another Starbucks. And ladies and gentleman that, is the end of … Continue reading

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Roll The Dice

“Luck never made a man wise.” — Seneca, Letters to Lucilius We take chances everyday. Buying a lotto ticket. Sending out a resume. A new restaurant. And if we’re lucky, that gamble will pay off. We’ll be rich. We’ll land an … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 332 – Guarding Against Moths or Butterflies?

We all go through life guarded, the degree to which varies from person to person and moment to moment. Our guardedness determines how open (or closed) we are to new ideas (or people). Seth Godin wrote about it a few … Continue reading

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