The impact of numbers on insight

The big insight Csikszentmihalyi and Bennet figured out in 1975 with their study of flow wasn’t necessarily the description of any one individual’s experience as much as it was in the sheer [...]

The Focus of the Challenge

In 1975 Csikszentmihalyi and Bennet set out to craft a model to gain insight into that seemingly magical space of being in the zone. From professional chess players to mountain climbers, they [...]

Surrounded by Good Ideas

Trying to fly solo is tough work. Sure you might save time since you don’t have to wait on anyone else. But taking the time to surround yourself with people who share ideas generously and [...]

Earning the first client.

Enrolling your first client is so often the hardest. Before you enroll your first client, the business is theoretical. A rocket spends vast amounts of fuels simply to break the bounds of gravity. [...]

When You Find the Critical Moment

As a life coach trainer over the past decade, I’ve listened to thousands of recorded coaching sessions. In almost every coaching session within the first few minutes, a coach and client reach a [...]

The Dance with the Subjective

Much of science looks at how to take subjective experience, for example the awe one might feel looking over a vast and beautiful view, and codify an objective measurement. Science, and especially [...]

Happy House Day Anniversary

It’s been a year to the day that my family and I moved out of our 5th wheel travel trailer to live in a house after fifteen months on the road. When I reflect on this past year, all the starts [...]

What’s the question again?

Sometimes, when you ask your client a generous question, it sparks a completely different train of thought. Your client ends up in a completely different place and when she’s done, she asks, [...]

Wave or Particle

A thought experiment: what happens when we shift perspective of life and time from a wave to a particle. The wave perspective is the more usual. It views life as a rhythm with each week having [...]

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