Posts Tagged ‘Ralph Waldo Emerson’

Best Practice: Understand and Deal with Procrastination

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[This book excerpt is from “Taking Care of Yourself:  Managing Your Priorities, Time, & Energy” in The Project Management Minimalist]

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Edited: April 12th, 2012

Why You Should Trust Your Judgment (… Your “Inner Wisdom Filter”)

[Link image: This is a sample from PM Minimalist]

[This book excerpt is from “The People Stuff: 10 Sets of Challenges to Inspire Teams” in The Project Management Minimalist]

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“A man should learn to detect and watch that gleam of light which flashes across his mind from within, more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages… Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string.”  Ralph Waldo Emerson in Self-Reliance

“… the best in every business do what they have learned to do without questioning their abilities — they flat out trust their skills, which is why we call this high-performance state of mind the ‘Trusting Mindset.’ Routine access to the Trusting Mindset is what separates great performers from the rest of the pack.” — John Eliot in Overachievement

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Edited: March 14th, 2012