Excuses Begone – A Catalog of Some Common Excuses

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

In my role as a counselor, teacher, and parent, I’ve heard many reasons that people use to explain an unhappy existence . . . and almost all of them inevitably fall into one huge category, which I call “excuses.” The rest of the chapter will introduce you to 18 of the most commonly used ones, […]

How Body Maps in Your Brain Help You Do Everything Better

Thursday, May 21st, 2009

If you were asked, “Does your hand belong to you?” you would naturally say, “Of course.” But ask neuroscientists the same question and they will turn the question back on you: How do you know it’s your own hand? In fact, how do you know that you have a body? What makes you think you […]

A Talk With Gerald Sindell – Author of The Genius Machine

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009

People have been thinking for thousands of years. Why do we suddenly need a book to tell us how to think? People have been running, too, for thousands of years. But if you want to be in the Olympics, it’s generally a good idea to get a coach. Most of us can think really well […]

The Genius Machine – What is Thinking?

Sunday, May 10th, 2009

My work is to help people think. My clients write books, create innovative solutions, develop brilliant breakthroughs, and endeavor to make the world a better place. During the last twenty years of working with business leaders to build their personal reputations, and to enhance the profile of their organizations, I created a system for developing […]