Sun Setting Old Habits

Sun Setting Old Habits

One of my hoped-for outcomes from this trip and from developing a ‘travelling while working’ lifestyle is to cut out the unproductive activities that I’ve been doing to make my business function. If I don’t need them while traveling, why do I need them when I’m not...
Skinny Branches, Risky Ledges Comfort Zones

Skinny Branches, Risky Ledges Comfort Zones

All my clients know I talk about skinny branches, taking risks, mitigating risks, being comfortable with the uncomfortable. One of my favorite sayings is ‘Life is lived at the edge of your comfort zone.’ To get into position for this photo I had to climb out on the...
Hostel Culture vs. Hotel Culture

Hostel Culture vs. Hotel Culture

I’ve come back from my trip to New Zealand, Australia and the Philippines. However, I still have thoughts spurred by my recent adventures that I’d like to share. This couple is from Great Britain. I ran into them at the rooftop pool at the hostel in El Nido,...
Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing

Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing

In my journey I can see how much I’ve changed. Over a year ago I wrote out notes about how I was going to take a year to travel in 2019, still support clients, make contact with people with people around the world, learn, take on new clients, modify my business to...
Don’t Talk to Strangers

Don’t Talk to Strangers

Did your parents tell you all the time you were growing up, “Don’t Talk to Strangers”? Mine did. They wanted to keep me safe. They wanted to let me know that I couldn’t trust every adult. Yet talking to people you don’t know is a necessary skill once we become adults,...
Dealing with Habits

Dealing with Habits

Hey, I’ve lived a long time and I’ve developed lots of habits. In our brains habits are formed when the same neural pathways are used over and over. After a while they become frictionless 6-lane highways that are easy to take because they are comfortable and the brain...