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Kasey Pierce - How free are you? tips from podcast guests Jul 09, 2021

Insight and inspiration for flying higher in the difference only you can make from guests who have appeared on Creative on Purpose Live.

This week's wisdom comes from Kasey Pierce, founder of Red Pen Media.

[Scott] "If there was just one tip or piece of advice that you...

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Stepping Into Possibility personal development stoicism Jul 08, 2021

 A time-tested and scientifically vetted 3-step process to help you be the curator of your experience, the steward of your perception, and an agent of your destiny.

Stillness in the Storm

Life in the ancient world was full of adversity. If you lived to adulthood, you likely endured war,...

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What is freedom really? personal development stoicism Jul 07, 2021

What is freedom really?

I find this question difficult to answer.

Many, including me, too often take freedom for granted. It's not just a privilege we enjoy. It's an entitlement promised by Declarations and protected by Constitutions.

And yet, many are not allowed to fully partake of these...

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What I've Been Reading - Summer 2021 book recommendations Jul 05, 2021

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Books are efficient and cost effective learning tools. They are my go-to source for inspiration and information in my endeavors. Here...

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Derek Sivers - "Say no to almost everything." tips from podcast guests Jul 02, 2021

Insight and inspiration for flying higher in the difference only you can make from guests who have appeared on Creative on Purpose Live.

This week's wisdom comes from Derek Sivers, author of Everything You Want.

[Derek] "When you're overwhelmed, if you're spread too thin,...

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Who You Are and What You Do personal development Jun 30, 2021

“Tell me with whom you consort, and I will tell you who you are.”—Goethe

Maybe you’ve seen the Jim Rohn quote about being the average of the five people you spend the most time with? How’s your score?

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not...

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In media res storytelling Jun 28, 2021

In media res, Latin for “in the middle of things” is a literary device employed by storytellers across time and genres. An early example is Homer’s The Iliad, which begins in the thick of the Trojan War. A more recent example is Martin Scorsese’s film, ...

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Kirsten Gibbs - The Power of Promises tips from podcast guests Jun 25, 2021

Insight and inspiration for flying higher in the difference only you can make from guests who have appeared on Creative on Purpose Live.

This week's wisdom comes from last week's guest, Kirsten Gibbs.

[Kirsten] "An insight that I've arrived at fairly recently over the...

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The question isn't if... personal development Jun 23, 2021

The question isn't if you can make a difference. The question is if and when you will acknowledge and embrace the difference only you can make.

Maybe you're ready to start. Perhaps you've already started. Either way, you're likely complicit in impeding your own progress.

It's not your fault.

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The Identity Trap personal development Jun 21, 2021

To be clear, identity matters. Given the current reckoning around the unfair distribution of privilege, it's absolutely understandable and necessary to acknowledge and honor those who identify as members of historically marginalized populations.

Building identity is an essential and powerful...

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Michael Bungay Stanier - Why you need to get your sh*t together. tips from podcast guests Jun 18, 2021

Insight and inspiration for flying higher in the difference only you can make from guests who have appeared on Creative on Purpose Live.

This week's wisdom comes from bestselling author The Coaching Habit, Michael Bungay Stanier.

[Michael] "If you are a force for good in this...

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Why I run at the Cemetery personal development stoicism storytelling Jun 17, 2021
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