Uncomplicate the Simple – a lesson about rabbits (but not really)

Designing your life is not like going to the moon. It’s far more complicated. In 1859 an English property owner in Australia named Thomas Austin released 24 rabbits on his property near Victoria. Austin is on the record saying, “The introduction of a few rabbits could do little harm and might provide a touch of … Read moreUncomplicate the Simple – a lesson about rabbits (but not really)

The 15-Minute Workday

This is one “From the Vault”. First Published  November 5, 2003 in the Coach’s Notes Newsletter This week’s article takes on special significance as we view recent events in both our own and our clients’ businesses and lives. A common theme I hear time and again is “overwhelm” – job, family, life – you name it … Read moreThe 15-Minute Workday

Getting S*** Done

My personal approach to Getting S*** Done is simple, even minimal. It requires very little planning, prevents over-thinking, and is driven by eliminating rather than adding. I follow the lead of Charlie Munger, the right-hand man of famed investor Warren Buffet. Munger is a proponent of ‘inversion’ – a strategy that looks at problems in … Read moreGetting S*** Done