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3 things I learned from the Tribe Conference

I just got back from an amazing writer’s conference last weekend, called the Tribe Conference. Ever since then, I’ve been awash with new ideas, new contacts, new opportunities. I’m writing a quick blog post about it, partly because I really want to, and partly because Jeff Goins asked me to and I’m totally fan-girling right… Read More 3 things I learned from the Tribe Conference

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Why your smart phone may be destroying you

Recently I was listening to a discussion on the use of phones in public places. It was a lively debate, with many opinions and anecdotal evidence being pushed forward. One woman tried to turn the conversation a bit more philosophical. “I wonder,” she said, “if having our phones makes us more patient? For example, when… Read More Why your smart phone may be destroying you

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How a conversation in the grocery store challenged me to slow down

When I do errands, I like to plan them all out to be as efficiently as possible. I plan out my route to get as much done with as little driving, and try to time my departure so that I get everything finished with as little waiting as possible. I’ve gotten pretty darn good at… Read More How a conversation in the grocery store challenged me to slow down

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Leaving light hearts and smiling faces

I recently attended an online webinar with LearnDoBecome. Nothing special about this. I’ve personally attended dozens of webinars, and there are hundreds and hundreds out there to choose from. They all have more or less the same format: spend about half the time giving away some sort of helpful information for free, and then the… Read More Leaving light hearts and smiling faces