Procrastination Paradox: Why Done is Better than Great

Procrastination sucks. If there is one thing that has slowed me down in life…


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How to Rise Above the Storm Clouds in Life

How do you feel when you walk outside to a bright blue sky? Do you feel good?…


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Why You Should Keep a Journal and How It Will Change Your Life

If there is one activity that has vastly improved my life in multiple ways,…


Watch the Moments

Watch the pennies and the dollars will take care of themselves. My friend’s dad…


How to Foster Peace and Limit Stress

When I started training for my pilot license, I was amazed at how I felt after…


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Remember What You Came Here to Do

I’m a sucker for a distraction. I often walk into my home office with a…


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Get Out of Your Head

“Stop staring at the instrument panel,” my flight instructor said, finger…


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What Some Call Failure, the Successful Call Experience

Failure can be a scary thing. Most of us sense it lurking at the edge of…


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The Current of Life

In my last post I promised ideas to help you flow with life versus forcing it.…


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Life Force

I’ve penned Lessons from the Cockpit for over four years and in all those posts…