Question of the Day #119

How would you rate your performance this week?

Question of the Day #118

When did you most recently convince yourself it was OK to cheat…”just a little bit”?

Question of the Day #117

Are you more focused on what you are looking at or what you are looking for?

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Candy Jar (Guest Post)

LT Jason Knudson is an Information Warfare Officer and member of the Chief of Naval Operations Rapid Innovation Cell. All comments are his and his alone and do not reflect the official position of the U.S. Navy. Sometimes inspiration comes when various experiences blend into one to create a new concept we had never thought […]

Question of the Day #116

Are you more focused on process or outcomes?

Question of the Day #115

How many high fives (literally or figuratively) did you give this week?

Question of the Day #114

Using your own definition of winning, are you truly prepared to win the day?

Question of the Day #113

What have you done to prepare for the detours that most certainly will occur today?

Question of the Day #112

Will you have a full day? Will you laugh, think, and cry today?  Why not? H/T Coach Jimmy V…

Question of the Day #111

What might you do today to show someone that you appreciate what they do for you and others?

What Would Erik Do?

In three days, many will celebrate my brother Erik’s birthday. Though he passed away on October 21, 2013, he is far from forgotten in the minds of many. My family still receives many cherished notes from his friends and colleagues, many of whom we never met. It seems they feel compelled to share with us […]

Question of the Day #110

What is the next thing you will create on purpose without being asked?

Question of the Day #109

How do you define success?  Who in your life epitomizes success? How successful are you?

Question of the Day #108

To whom will you give the opportunity to fail?

Question of the Day #107

When was the last time you scheduled strategic/reflective thinking into your calendar?

Question of the Day #106

As you look in the rearview mirror and assess your life, do you see more opportunities missed or seized?

Question of the Day #105

When is the last time you had a really good laugh? cry?

Question of the Day #104

Is it time for a break? Have you been pushing too hard? Can you maintain this pace?

Frozen in History

Though very short in comparison to most other countries, the United States has a proud history. Just as any nation state, organization, idea, or living being does, each of us has our own history; mine happens to be 44 years short. A short history in the minds of my elders and ancient in the mind […]

Question of the Day #103

How many promises have you broken of late?

Question of the Day #102

Are you allowing yourself to become obsolete?

Question of the Day #101

What/Who do you aspire to become?

Question of the Day #100

How determined are you? Prove it!

Question of the Day #99

How strong/plentiful are your partnerships?

Question of the Day #98

What is the most difficult skill that you have worked to develop?

Question of the Day #97

How prevalent is “the right kind of ambition” on your team?

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Boxed In

During the 3.5 hour drive home after recent road trip focused on house hunting, I found myself at the wheel on a long two lane stretch of highway. Though the majority of traffic was heading toward the beach (the opposite direction as us), there were quite a few big trucks sharing the road. Traffic was […]

Question of the Day #96

What is the most innovative thing you saw this week?

Question of the Day #95

What decision do you really need to make but continue to put off?

Question of the Day #94

Are your feedback sessions monologues or dialogues?