The Power of Harvest Season

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The fall season is near. Also called autumn. We can observe the changes. Cooler temperatures. The trees lose their leaves. General energetic quietude. It’s a contemplative season that invites us to go inward. Intensified thinking. More acute sensing.  It’s a harvest season. Like every season, each carries particular energies and patterns we …

Anti-Affirmation Science

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Affirmations can be potent enough to induce behavioral change. By adopting certain power statements, we can alter mindset and the appropriate internal chemistry necessary to solidify the frame. It’s a body-mind process.  While affirmations are proposed by many self-help gurus, people who have thought leadership seats may not even know …

Thought on Focus & Fortifying Against Distraction

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Much focus goes towards self-development and the forward-moving action, it’s a movement and has been for some time, which is beneficial because a person’s energy goes where the mind flows or concentrates. With more commentary in this area, however advanced or elementary, the culture becomes more permeated with ideas in …

Response to Cultivating Genius Podcast

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Podcast Source I agree with some points and see a pattern with a number of these studies.  Agree  Prodigies don’t always become geniuses. It’s because genius requires a specific chemistry involving character traits, a certain perception and intelligence-creativity.   Disagree Geniuses always have large influence in the world. No they don’t. …

A Wise One Says, “Step Back and Reach Your Goals”

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One of my event attendees [Goal Set 2020] wrote about her experience at the workshop. It’s an admirable quality to me, when someone is driven enough to immediately reflect on an experience, put the logic to practice, and processes the emotional content that may have come through. Software developer Karolina …

Practical Desire & Know Thyself Assessments

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Part of the recent Goal Set 2020 workshop involved distilling intent. If we think of a general distillation process, we’re stripping some substance of the extra layers to reveal its essence. Get to the “heart of the matter,” some may say. “Strip it down to its root,” others might say. Give me “the …