Think Daily by Larry Janesky
Really understanding other people

We are tribal.  We cling together with people who think like us.  It's very rare to have someone really understand others without becoming defensive and argumentative, outwardly or inwardly.   Why is it so difficult to understand others?  The problem is in large part from the tendency to filter, color, interpret,…


You believe you.

How do you tell your story to yourself? You can say to yourself - "I am a loser" or "I am a winner, I just haven't won yet." You can say "I don't deserve better" or "I deserve better" You can say "I did my best" or "I can do…


Energy Resource Dynamics blog

My son Tanner writes a blog about Energy and Sustainability.  He writes a new article about twice a month or so.  The articles are short and interesting, and devoid of agenda or hype.  He focuses on the science of things.  I think you will find his articles interesting.  Here is…


Get in the game

Funny story - My friend Mike Lane went out on a friends boat fishing. (He never fishes.) Not paying attention, a big fish hit his line and he reels in the Connecticut state record Sea Bass! My other friend Mark Daconto goes racing in Baja for the time in the…


Master Yourself

You are the most difficult person you will ever lead. You want the easy way, you are resistant, and you have habits that are not helpful to getting you to your goals.  You make excuses and blame others for your problems.  And you have this voice in your head that…


Choosing your friends

"Choose your friends based on the health of their character.  It's the beginnings of disease to expose healthy things to sickness." - Seneca What are your friend's thoughts, habits, ideas and actions? If you hang out with a dirty person, you are likely to get a little dirty yourself.


Plastic Water Bottles – an Environmental Liability

When I was a kid there was no such thing as bottled water.  Nobody would buy a bottle of water.  I recall when it first came out and thinking about how ridiculous it was - who would spend money on water?  Somewhere people got the idea that drinking tap water…


Making Needed Changes

In my work, I coach and train people all the time.  I see some jump at improving themselves or their work, and I see some outwardly or covertly resist change.  The latter often get left behind. Low performers only change when they have to.  High performers change before they have…


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