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Finding Opportunity in the Fog

Finding Opportunity in the Fog

In my speaking engagements—many of which have been virtual—I’ve talked about how far a six-foot-tall person can see if standing on top of a small boat in a calm sea. Most people are surprised that you can see no more than 3 miles before the curvature of the earth...

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Podcast: Somethin’ About Nothin’

Podcast: Somethin’ About Nothin’

I was a guest on the Somethin About Nothin Podcast. Listen in! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/somethin-about-nothin/id1306950451?i=1000472870420 Another Zoom social distancing episode. Open the show with Tracie ranting along with Fern about they or just over...

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Quarantine Habits for Thriving Under Pressure

Quarantine Habits for Thriving Under Pressure

As we enter month two of the Coronavirus Quarantine Routine, I wanted to share some thoughts about tackling adversity, managing your mindset, surveying your habits, and practicing positive practice strategies for going way beyond what you originally thought was...

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The Blast Magazine: Special Feature

The Blast Magazine: Special Feature

There have been much greater SEALs than me in this world, and I'm humbled to have been featured on the cover of The Blast Magazine by the UDT-SEAL Association. I'm grateful for this honor.  

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Coronavirus Quarantine Routine

Coronavirus Quarantine Routine

Well, happy quarantine everybody. We are now preparing ourselves for a long stretch with four boys ages 10, 12, 15 and 16 to start working from home. I wanted to share a couple of things that we're doing that I think you'll find very helpful; and I'll tell you where I...

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There’s No App for Persistence

There’s No App for Persistence

Actually, there are goal trackers, habit motivators, smart reminders, and all manner of electronic assistants designed to help you establish habits and achieve goals. If you haven’t been to the App Store lately, a quick search will bring up dozens of them. There might...

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