Category Archives: Personal Development

26 Tools for Chipping Away at the Fear and Becoming More Socially at Ease 26 Tools for Chipping Away at the Fear and Becoming More Socially at Ease

February 7, 2013 by

As people of planet Earth who share an absolute necessity to relate and connect with one another, we see ourselves at an interesting checkpoint in our history. We are, as a whole, less at ease socially than ever before, even with the connective power of the Internet and the relatively advanced state of society in general.

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Why It's Ok to be Introverted, and an Interview with Writer Susan Cain Why It's Ok to be Introverted, and an Interview with Writer Susan Cain

June 2, 2012 by

I’m someone who could be considered ‘in his head’ a great deal and definitely what one might call an ‘introvert‘. When Susan Cain’s book, ‘Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking’, came along, I dove into it with some enthusiasm, possibly as a means to find some comfort in dealing with and understanding the ‘affliction’.

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15 Reasons to Stay Focused on Developing your Craft 15 Reasons to Stay Focused on Developing your Craft

May 18, 2012 by

Let’s great straight into this idea of ‘craft’. What is it, and why is it worth pursuing?

My own thought on craft is that it is more a honed skill, style or application, than a tangible object. Craft is your technique; your brain’s neural connections, sculpted over hours of practice. Your craft is the way in which you apply paint to a canvas, how you think about a new musical composition or how you structure your written sentences in a short story.

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Red Lemon Club Motivation Idea #7 Create a Career-Shifter Goal! Red Lemon Club Motivation Idea #7 Create a Career-Shifter Goal!

December 13, 2011 by

We’ve all heard about the how great it is for your career or business to set goals, right? I’m a little sick of hearing about them personally.

The thing is though, they really are important, and really can get you some awesome achievements if you stick to them. But how to stick to them? Sometimes it’s hard to motivate ourselves towards goals.

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