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Brain Rules Book Review

By | March 18th, 2015|Categories: Achievement, Books, Entrepreneurship, Personal Productivity, Tips & Tricks|

Brain rules by John Medina is a book about the modern scientific understanding of how the brain learns and performs, and what we might do to improve it. The basic take away is: we, as humans, have set up our schools and places of business in an way that's not in alignment with how the [...]

5 Distractions and How To Overcome Them

By | March 12th, 2015|Categories: Entrepreneurship, Featured, Personal Productivity, Time Management, Tips & Tricks|

Does this scenario sound familiar to anyone? You're a busy professional with multiple clients and/or projects. You consider yourself highly productive and able to multitask. You painstakingly plan out your day on a calendar. You've got the calendar synced with multiple mobile devices so that you can access your master plan at any moment. You [...]

Five Strategies to Manage Your Self Control / Discipline Conundrum

By | February 11th, 2015|Categories: Achievement, Global, Personal Productivity|

One of the foundations of the self-improvement movement is self-determinism: the act of determining your future through your own efforts by exercising self-control and discipline. Inspiring stories of legendary self-determinists, such as athletes and successful entrepreneurs, are all around us; constantly reminding us of our own shortcomings. I can hear the scripts being read now: [...]

10 Ways to Increase Productivity for Creative Types & Entrepreneurs

By | September 15th, 2014|Categories: Personal Productivity, Time Management|

(photo by Sonny Abesamis) https://s3.amazonaws.com/geniustypes/10+Ways+To+Increase+Productivity.mp3   The Ol' Day Timer My father used to carry around a Franklin day timer.  Something about it was interesting to me... a way to organize your thoughts into blocks of time. I first got serious at the subject after reading “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” by [...]

Having it All, Achieving Your Life’s Dreams and Goals by John Assaraf

By | November 22nd, 2007|Categories: Books, Personal Productivity|Tags: , , , |

I thought I was getting tired of all things to do with The Secret until I read John Assaraf's Having It All - Achieving Your Life's Goals and Dreams.

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Persistence Beats Technique Every Time

By | June 18th, 2007|Categories: Personal Productivity|

It's not sexy, it's not exciting, it's not flashy; but plain old persistence is a much better indicator of success than skill or technique. That's a lesson I had to learn the hard way with years of failed businesses and changed courses. Genius Types If you're like most Genius Types readers, you're a highly intelligent, [...]