Category Archives: Human Variables

Sallie Krawcheck Interview Is A Must-Read

This is a great interview and a great woman! The Motivating Power of Staying Pissed Off Previously here: Human Variables category

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The Never-Ending Influence Of Steve Jobs

The Lesson I Learned from Steve Jobs One evening, over dinner in San Francisco, I was struck by an irresistibly simple idea. What if any developer from anywhere in the world could create their own application for the Salesforce platform? … Continue reading

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The Toolbox Fallacy

Someone else sees meaning in the movie Collateral. The Toolbox Fallacy Previously here: Another Analysis Of Collateral Collateral Seen Through Jungian Eyes Human Variables category

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Paying Attention To An Opportunity

The mannequin queen: How one woman built a business out of retailers’ trash In November of 2000, Townsend was browsing Craigslist for Tina Turner concert tickets when something unusual caught her eye. “There was this mannequin,” she says. “I thought, … Continue reading

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The Superpower Every Human Being Has

I long ago lost count of how many books I’ve read so far in my lifetime to date. If you want a peek of what a lighter reading year is like, click here. (And, yes, I consider that a lighter … Continue reading

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Again: “If You Can’t Make A Living In America, You’re Not Paying Attention”

How These Teen Sisters Make $20 Million a Year on Bath Bombs Caroline and Isabel Bercaw were once obsessed with bath bombs. This was back in their middle school days, when their peers were equally obsessed with the bombs — … Continue reading

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“Once I Found Out What A Human Being Is Capable Of, I Didn’t Know How To Control That.”

David Goggins: I Rubbed Some People in the SF Community the Wrong Way Also, this: Joe Rogan – Jesse Itzler Tells Hilarious David Goggins Stories I have David Goggins’ book out from the library and have been reading it. I’ve … Continue reading

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The Three Truths Of David Goggins

Ignore this at your own risk. David Goggins: My 3 Truths In Life Previously here: More About David Goggins Escaping Your Mind Embrace The Suck Human Variables category

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Videos: Steve Harvey

Wow. WATCH THIS BEFORE YOU GIVE UP – Steve Harvey Motivational Story

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Beware Of The Devil’s Spin On Things

I’ve been reading The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph by Ryan Holiday. I love it. But. There was a story that got my Spidey-sense tingling and I had to go fact-check it. See … Continue reading

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