Like the stinky spray from a skunk

My friend Carole was telling me about one of her neighbors. You see, their houses border on a wetlands here in Oregon. And that wetlands has all kinds of critters in it. Coyotes, raccoons, and nutria are just a few people have seen.   Well, the neighbor’s dog came into the neighbor’s house one day, […]

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Your mindfulness video is ready!

As promised, I have your mindfulness video ready for you. You can watch it here: MindfulMastersAcademy.com/year-one   We’ve just celebrated our FIRST YEAR at the Mindful Masters Academy. And I’ve put together something special for you. A SPECIAL Mindful Masters Academy “YEAR ONE” Video Training Session. This training goes over everything we covered this past […]

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Would you like this mindfulness video?

We’ve just celebrated our FIRST YEAR at the Mindful Masters Academy. And this weekend, I sent you an email offering you a list of all 155 topics we’ve covered over this past year. I had intended to send out that list this morning to those who asked for it. But when I woke up this […]

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What you missed this past year

We’ve just celebrated our first FULL YEAR at the Mindful Masters Academy. Here is just a SMALL sample of what you’ve missed: [+] “Brain software” upgrades to reveal weaknesses and resistance to being mindful. [+] The switch from being “reactive” to the situations in your life to initiating changes in yourself, others, and the world […]

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The unmindful art of the deal

In 1996, almost exactly 20 years ago, I joined a brand new start-up tech company as one of their first employees. As the company grew in size, management asked a group of us to come up with a list of “corporate values” – a series of short statements about what we stood for as a […]

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Curse of the Greyface

I was talking about Don Rickles in an email a few days ago. I mentioned how his irreverent, biting satire reminds me of the “tricks” Chaos often plays on me. Now, I realize that Rickles’s type of kind of humor is not everyone’s cup of tea. We all have different things we find funny. But […]

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The Connoisseur Of Crash

Here’s a story I once told an in-person client a few years ago. Let’s say you left your house, jumped in your car, and drove off. And at some point while driving around, you got into a auto accident.   It could be something small, like bumping the car behind you as you back into […]

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They’re NOT good people

Entrepreneur Dan Gallapoo told this story in one of his recent emails. Dan and his wife stopped at restaurant one Saturday on their way to the beach. As they were waiting for their food, another couple came in and were seated near them. The guy in this couple was probably in his late 50’s, not […]

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Thou shalt not steal

There was this pastor who lived in a small town, and he rode his bike everywhere he went. The townspeople could always count on seeing the pastor on his bike just about every day, making the rounds and visiting his flock. Well one day, one of the members of the congregation saw the pastor out […]

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