One Easy Way to Reduces Stress

You can have a million dollars (which isn’t a lot anymore) in the bank. You can have a house in the Hamptons. But if you feel stressed and worn down, your life is stressed and worn down. We can’t instantly fix some of the things that stress us out. Like...

Don’t Shave that Yak!

“Shaving the Yak”  What does that mean? Shaving the Yak is an idiom. It represents and unexpected last step in a series of steps to finish a process. Seth Godin puts it like this: “Oops, the hose is still broken from the winter. I’ll need to buy a new one...

When You’re Intimidated by Others.

“Only to the extent that one is unsure about who and what he does he need to prove himself to himself or others.” -Timothy Gallwey The Inner Game of Tennis Feeling intimidated is common in groups. It’s something I’ve heard over the years as a...

I See You

Yes, you. I want you to know that you are awesome. I want you to know that all of us at WLR believe in you. I want you to know that your efforts are noticed. We see you. Maybe you are someone who hides in the back of the class because you don’t want extra attention on...

Like Chess, but with More Explosions

Setbacks and screw-ups suck. I’ve been screwing things up and dealing with setbacks for years and even now, they still suck. I could even tell you they suck more because I feel like I should know better at this point. I’ve read a lot of books that claim:...

Hammerhead

There’s a Coffee shop one block away from my house. You rarely have to wait in line for good coffee and there’s space to sit and read. I don’t go to that one. I go to the coffee shop four blocks past it where I have to parallel park and often times...