Challenge Yourself.  Face Your Fears.

Challenge Yourself. Face Your Fears.

I’m flying back from the Gran Fondo New York World Championship (bike race) as I’m writing this. As I was looking through my photos, I was overwhelmed with tears. It finally hit me that I had accomplished one of my major goals in cycling. I take that...
Creating a Bias for Action

Creating a Bias for Action

Over 20 years ago I started using the phrase “Bias for Action,” and I believed I’d created the statement myself, shortly after reading Knowledge for Action by one of my favorite authors, Chris Argyris. Recently I discovered that Amazon has been using “Bias for Action”...
Intention means nothing

Intention means nothing

I’m sure you’ve heard that the road to hell is paved with good intentions.  It’s a great proverb because we all have intentions in our lives: things we want that require our time and our attention in addition to our intention to do the thing, change the behavior, or...