Filed under: Growth + Development, How-To's, Resources | Tags: Change Anything, Crucial Conversations, David Maxfield, Joseph Grenny, Kerry Patterson, Ron McMillan
I just finished Change Anything, by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield and Ron McMillan. This book chronicles a series of scientific studies around change and lays out the 6 sources of influence that it takes to make real change in your life.
I’ve outlined a few of the critical elements they discovered through months of research and interviews. In sum? To change one big thing, you have to change in six different ways to make that shift happen.
This is the Jen Spencer version of Cliff Notes to get you started:
Filed under: Creativity, Growth + Development, Health, Resources, Thought-Provoking | Tags: Dad, Jen, Life According to Jen, Sugar my Dad Says, Top Ten
When I read this article about a dying father’s wishes for his daughter, I wondered what my dad would say in regards to his lessons and legacy of learning. I decided not to wait until he was dying to find out. To spark conversation, I sent him my top 10 list:
#1 We create our meaning. Isn’t it more empowering to create meaning that inspires?
#2 We typically are our own biggest barriers. The upside of this is once we recognize this, we can seek counsel, environments, head space that supports our dreams and goals, wants and desires.
#3 Team is essential to life.