Two men sharing advice

A Healthy View of Advice and Why You Shouldn’t Trash it

I don’t need your advice. You may not know this, but I’m smart, educated, experienced, and I learn by doing stuff the my way. So, thanks… but no thank you. I suspect we’ve all had an internal monologue like this a time or two. It has probably been less frequent as I have aged. However, there have been times in life when I received advice … Continue reading A Healthy View of Advice and Why You Shouldn’t Trash it

How Relentless Pursuit of Recognition Derails Effectiveness

How Relentless Pursuit of Recognition Derails Effectiveness

Movie credits are generally thought to be about recognition. While you may not believe this, I really do enjoy them. That’s right, I read the names and titles of the people who put together the masterpiece I just finished enjoying. Sometimes, the actor behind a standout role simply must be identified so I can find other work they’ve done. Or maybe, just maybe, there’s a … Continue reading How Relentless Pursuit of Recognition Derails Effectiveness