Personal Productivity

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The Power of Full Engagement :: Book Review

By | May 10th, 2007|Categories: Books, Personal Productivity|

I've always believed that people don't find books, books find people. Time and time again, I've stumbled across a book at the precise moment in my life when I needed the information between its covers. The Power of Full Engagement by Jim Loehr and Tony Schwartz was no exception. Lately I've been working with the [...]

The More Competition, The Easier it Gets

By | April 24th, 2007|Categories: Achievement, Creative Career, Film Making, Personal Productivity|

Most people are scared of competition. They see the world's population exploding at over 6 1/2 billion people and think that they will never have a chance. Every year, the competition's getting stiffer. More and more investors are battling over real estate, more and more bloggers are battling over cyberspace, and more and more film-makers [...]

Free Day Planner and Time Management System

By | April 2nd, 2007|Categories: Time Management|

(a newer version of this planner is available here) I'm pleased to announce the release of a free, downloadable day planner and time management system from Genius Types (a $30 value). I have been developing this design since 1996 and this is the first time it will be available to the public for free. I [...]

Leadership Lessons From a First-Time Movie Producer

By | March 21st, 2007|Categories: Creative Career, Entrepreneurship, Film Making, Leadership|

I just returned from the South by Soutwest Music, Film, and Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas where I spent the week as a producer for a movie that followed the festival. Allthough I have worked in many facets of film production before, this was the first time that I actually got a producer credit. I've [...]

Five Devices I Can’t Live Without

By | March 15th, 2007|Categories: Tips & Tricks|

My life has become so centered around devices, I don't know what I'd do if I lost them. Here are my top 5 favorite devices: Slim Storage This 40 gig external hard drive by CompuCable is a life-saver. It doesn't require external power, so it easily moves from computer to computer, and it's only about [...]

Why Most People Fail

By | March 8th, 2007|Categories: Achievement, Entrepreneurship, Personal Productivity|

Several years ago, I attended a wealth expo at the Learning Annex in New York City. I was so excited to go, like a kid on a sleepless Christmas Eve. The amount of talent assembled was incredible. Over several days, I absorbed wisdom straight from the mouths of gurus like Robert Kiyosaki, Donald Trump, Rudy [...]