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Fear of Failure Story

3rd October 2013 by Ed No Comments

A friend of mine, Darren LaCroix won the 2002 Toastmaster International Speech Competition in the first 30 seconds. It had to do with fear of failure and here is how he did it:

The 7 Deadly Sins of Brainstorming

3rd September 2013 by Ed 2 Comments

Brainstorming is like a hammer everyone has seen one but few actually use it to it’s fullest potential. It is usually done on the fly and the results are interesting but nothing seems to change after a session. Why? Because one or more of the 7 deadly sins of brainstorming have been committed.

Notebooks and journals and how to use them

1st August 2013 by Ed No Comments

Many times I see someone using a composition book or journal and I can’t resist asking them if they have written on the first six pages. It took me years to invent how to use a simple bound black composition book most effectively.
1. Activate the book by