Remember that training helps you prepare for all your endeavors. Prepare, but be certain to keep your sights in check and your internal scale calibrated.
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What if Beethoven had spent a great deal of his time trying to craft a novel? What if Van Gogh had tried to improve his horrid salesman skills and spent less time with the oils?
Can you truly pursue mastery if you are focused on attacking your weaknesses?
Gut instinct is crucial to your success. If you haven't developed yours and you're still trying to intellectualize everything, good luck. But perhaps you should learn to listen to yourself even when you're not speaking.
Let me tell you a quick story about what happened to me the other night.
On Sunday, I was flipping through Meet-Up, checking out the events in my local area, when I came across a notice for the South Bay Writers Club. Their meeting was the next night and would feature a talk by Mark Coker, the Founder/CEO of Smashwords, the e-book publisher. I put it on...Read more