Category Archives: Goals

The Path To Finding Happiness

I think most people would agree that we are responsible for our own happiness.  Not our parents, bosses, children, and certainly not government.  The agency is us. But has anyone told you how to go about finding that happiness?  As … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, Goals, life, value | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Week In Review – 31 Mar 2019

As April knocking on our doors, we say goodbye to March. Transition is a good time to step back and take a look.  Are there traps that have us locked in gradually?  Yes, traps like the boiling frog.  Since we … Continue reading

Posted in Goals, relationship, social media, value | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Experiential Learning, Part 2

As an intuitive learner, I find connections quickly.  Unfortunately, too quick sometimes, and the details are lost on me.  Thus I appreciate experiential learning or leaning by doing in that the finer points manifest themselves and smack me in the … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, Goals, meditation | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Reblog: Learn Any Skills in 20 Hours

  Google the definition of “skill” and you get: the ability to do something well, expertise.  And according to Josh Kaufman, just 20 hours is enough to become “reasonably good” at any skill, including to play the ukulele as he … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, Goals, inspiration, social | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

One’s Calling?

Chance upon this quote by Abraham Maslow that says, in my paraphrasing:  If you have a calling, you must follow it in order to be at peace with yourself [Source link below]. An eloquent quote with one important caveat – … Continue reading

Posted in Goals, leadership, life, social | Tagged | 3 Comments

Spring Cleaning

Spring cleaning is an idea that I entertain but often fall short in implementing. After months of the cold wind, dust and snow from the winter season, my house can use a sprucing up. Of course, it would be more … Continue reading

Posted in Goals, transition | Tagged , | Leave a comment

To Experience vs To Have

Friend of mine is embarking on a minimalist lifestyle.  She gives away stuffs that her family no longer use, cooks organic foods without much condiments, and promotes re-use instead of recycling to reduce wastes.  In other words, living with less … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, Goals, life, value | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

You Only Get This Moment Once!

The advise, in this post’s title, is what I got while visiting Caroline Bakker’s blog.  It  has me paused and mulled over Ms Bakker’s point – this moment in time, once gone, will never return.  Never.  Not in the same … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, Goals, life, time management | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

What’s The Question?

Almost five months have gone by since I learned that I missed the 2019 Boston Marathon Cut-off by 1 second.  Enough time has passed for my  bruised feeling to heal.  Even though as I said before, try harder next time, … Continue reading

Posted in big data, Boston Marathon, Goals, marathon training | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Critical Thinking, Part 2

Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.  ~Viktor Frankl Critical thinking means staying objective and thinking critically, … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, Goals, leadership, meditation, training technique | Tagged , , | Leave a comment