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1.27 Givens Ball park rules – do I want to play this game in this ball park?

#124 Givens Ball park rules – do I want to play this game in this ball park? Principle: QUOTES: [1] Scripture [2] Primary source quote [3] NOTES: QUESTIONS for thinking it through:  How could this clarify my Reality? How could … Continue reading

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1.26 What are the rules? William Glasser, Reality Therapy

#123 What are the rules? William Glasser, Reality Therapy Principle: QUOTES: [1] Scripture [2] Primary source quote [3] NOTES: QUESTIONS for thinking it through:  How could this clarify my Reality? How could this benefit if added to my Disciplines? Who … Continue reading

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1.25 What is my Gretchen Rubin Four Tendency (Upholders, Questioners, Obligers, and Rebels)?

#122    What is my Gretchen Rubin Four Tendency (Upholders, Questioners, Obligers, and Rebels)? Principle: QUOTES: [1] Scripture [2] Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about how different people respond to rules–and I use “rules” broadly (see below for examples) … Continue reading

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1.24 What can I learn from this?

#121 What can I learn from this? Principle: QUOTES: [1] Scripture [2] Primary source quote [3] NOTES: QUESTIONS for thinking it through:  How could this clarify my Reality? How could this benefit if added to my Disciplines? Who needs to … Continue reading

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1.23 What’s funny about this?

#120 What’s funny about this? Principle: QUOTES: [1] Scripture [2] humor changes our emotions … which proves that they can be changed. [3] Michael Smith, the Martian of Robert Heinlein’s 1961 novel Stranger in a Strange Land is having a … Continue reading

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1.21 Make a Don’t Want List

#118 Make a Don’t Want List Principle:   QUOTES: [1] Scripture   [2] In order to figure out what you want in your practice or any area of your life, it helps to first figure out what you don’t want. … Continue reading

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1.20 Say “no” to almost everything. (Be proactive)

#117 C109 Secret #09: They say “no” to almost everything. (Be proactive) Principle: QUOTES: [1] Scripture [2] Secret #9: They say “no” to almost everything. Billionaire Warren Buffet once said, “The difference between successful people and very successful people is … Continue reading

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1.19 Divide time and tasks with the 80/20 rule.

#116 C110 Secret #10: They follow the 80/20 rule.  (as a part of the process) Principle: QUOTES: [1] Scripture [2] Secret #10: They follow the 80/20 rule.Known as the Pareto Principle, in most cases 80% of outcomes come from only … Continue reading

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1.18 They focus only on one thing.

#115 C102 Secret #02: They focus only on one thing. Principle: QUOTES: [1] Scripture [2] Secret #2: They focus only on one thing. Ultra productive people know their Most Important Task (MIT) and work on it for one to two … Continue reading

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1.17 Write the program: What’s my plan?

#114 Write the program: What’s my plan? Principle: QUOTES: [1] Scripture [2] Primary source quote [3] NOTES:   QUESTIONS for thinking it through: How could this clarify my Reality? How could this benefit if added to my Disciplines? Who needs … Continue reading

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