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Thomas Jefferson: Icon of Power & Leadership

Thomas Jefferson: Icon of Power & Leadership

Have you ever met someone who always makes it look easy? Someone who seemed to be successful at whatever they do? That was Thomas Jefferson. At age 33, he served as the primary author of the American Declaration of Independence. For most men of history, such an accomplishment would be enough. For Jefferson, that was just the beginning. He served …

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Einstein: A Lesson on Nonconformity

Albert Einstein - Nonconformist

Blind respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth. -Albert Einstein Einstein. Has there ever lived a human more renowned on last name alone? The German-born physicist was a celebrity around the globe by his mid-30’s – famously known for having developed the theory of relativity. We know about many of his other scientific exploits as well. However, we …

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My Integrity Report: 2018 in Review

2018 Quick Stats Articles Published: 9 (10 in 2017) Books Read: 40 (35 in 2017) Site Users (YoY change): +43.6% Site Sessions (YoY change): +43.2% E-mail list (YoY change): +148% 9 articles published this year, compared to 10 last year. My volume has dried up since I began a new career path that has taken up the majority of my time. I’ve …

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Napoleon: On Reading Books

Napoleon and the Importance of Reading

Napoleon, the greatest general to ever live, was a relentless reader and connoisseur of books. He favored the classics and could never get enough of books written about his two heroes; Julius Caesar and Alexander the Great. Like most men of history, Napoleon embraced reading as a boy, which helped to foster one of the most innovative mind’s the world …

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Reality Groups: Communication Done Right

Reality Groups - Communication Done Right

Group dynamics are fascinating. Around others, most of our thoughts and actions flow unconsciously. We get caught up in the mood of the group and let it take over and guide our emotions, whether positive or negative. Most of us know this, yet it’s uncomfortable to really reflect on it because it exposes a significant hole in our persona. Nobody …

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Principles of War: 4 Strategies to Conquer Life

Principles of War: 4 Strategies to Conquer Life

Life lessons litter history. In studying the past, we learn from the experiences of other people; an exercise designed to help us avoid pitfalls and setbacks in our own life. Next to nothing we see in our lifetimes is unique; nothing more than a re-occurrence of something that’s happened over and again in the past. However, our time is limited …

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On Women: Mindset & Mastery

On Women: Mindset & Mastery

Most men lead lives of quite desperation when it comes to their relationships with women. No cause looms larger than that of misguided and outright incorrect assumptions and exceptions. Laziness combined with entitlement is the status quo among so many confused men.  Below we will explore the goals of this series, and begin to explore the necessary self-assessment you must …

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Mastering Ambition: Why What You Have Is Good Enough

Mastering Ambition: Why What You Have Is Good Enough

Repeat after me; “I have enough.” Take note of yourself right this moment. How do you feel? Chances are you are physically comfortable. You are free from exposure, warm, fed, hydrated. Now take a look around you. What do you see? You’re probably reading this from a smartphone, tablet, or personal computer. In fact, you probably own all 3 of these …

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