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Weekly Practice

Confidence of the Ego, Steadiness of the Soul

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been thinking about how we often confuse confidence of the ego with steadiness of the soul. Here’s how I experience the difference between these two: Confidence of the Ego Confidence of the ego is boosted only by things that come from outside of me, like how I’m seen by […]

[weekly practice] go find out.

If you’ve been reading here for a while, you know that sometimes we talk about business, strategy, technique – our effectiveness in the world. And sometimes we dive into the domain of the soul, spirituality, the inner life. And we talk about that nexus where life brings both together. Last week we were in fairly […]

What could this be for?

There’s a fascinating study about creativity and child development in which adults introduce a new toy to children in two different ways. In the first scenario, the adult introduces the new toy to a child and explains that they (the adult) know how to use the toy, and that they are going to teach the […]

On the Hard Days…

Last week we talked about the power of creativity – and how simple acts of “everyday creativity” leave us feeling more energized, enthusiastic, connected, and purposeful. Today I want to talk about the other direction: does being in a great mood help us be creative? The findings on this are pretty interesting. Some studies show […]

50 Ways to Practice Everyday Creativity

What is “everyday creativity?” It’s something you and I can do in the midst of our busy lives, no matter what kind of work we do. It’s something we can do in the midst of commutes and carpool, pitch decks and client meetings. It’s also something we can do in the midst of grief, chronic […]