#30 – You Can Adjust Your Default Setting

Two beliefs are highly problematic for the modern human being. The first is the belief that we are supposed to be rational actors and the second is the belief that we are. Just two minutes of silence reveals that in each of our heads exists a chorus of competing, irrational voices that makes our decision-making,Continue reading “#30 – You Can Adjust Your Default Setting”

Onward and Awkward

I gave a keynote speech yesterday on the topic of “Leading Change.” After my talk, an attendee approached me and shared that an old boss of his used to advise his team to keep moving “onward and awkward.” There is no change or learning or growth without the uncomfortable feelings that attend us into theContinue reading “Onward and Awkward”

How to Adjust Your Default Setting

Two beliefs are highly problematic for the modern human being. The first is the belief that we are supposed to be rational actors and the second is the belief that we are. Just five minutes of silence reveals that in each of our heads exists a chorus of competing, irrational voices that makes our decision-making,Continue reading “How to Adjust Your Default Setting”