We’re two months away from the end of the year. It won’t be long before you’re looking back at this year, making plans, and setting goals for the new one. But 96 percent of personal…

In the pursuit of more we overlook the fullness and completeness that are already within us waiting be discovered. Our drive to enlarge our net worth turns us away from discovering and deepening our self…

The geography of a creative life is filled with peaks, valleys, dead ends and detours. When you’re building a career in the arts, there is no map. You use a compass. You don’t always know…

The geography of a creative life is filled with peaks, valleys, dead ends and detours. When you're building a career in the arts, there is no map. You use a compass. You don't always know…

There’s one difference between creative people who finish creative projects and those who don’t. People who finish understand that the creative process isn’t linear. Throughout our lives, we’re conditioned to take a linear approach. The…

The biggest cause of information overload for most people is a lack of organization. Even though your brain is not a hard drive, people treat it like one. Between a dozen inboxes, notifications, and text…

I have a confession. Despite the fact that I write about and even teach workshops on how to get better at it, I suck at managing my attention. It’s led to poor grades, being fired…

How I can become great like Richard Branson, Steve Jobs, or think like Elon Musk? A few years ago, a computer science student asked a version of this question on Quora. One the people who…

Throughout my life, I’ve wrestled with anxiety. In high school, I was anxious about getting into college. In college, I was anxious about getting good grades and a good job. And in adult life, I’ve…

We read self-help books, listen to podcasts, hire coaches, and go to therapy, in an effort to change or fix all the things we think are wrong with our lives. This is why my team…