Tag: self discipline

The Irony of Learning – And On Learning More

[callout]“The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know.” – Albert Einstein[/callout] The side effect of learning something new is that you feel like you were smarter today than you were yesterday. OK, wait, let me take that back. The irony of learning something new is that you feel like there’s […]

Intentionally Ignoring the Inessential

[featured-image link=”https://instagram.com/p/TGlYsJETFg/” single_newwindow=”false”] I’ve skipped a couple of weeks of blog posts in preparation for my presentations at SQL Server Live last week in Orlando. Hopefully, I’ll be able to make up for the lost time. I don’t want to claim that I have an OCD but most people think I do. Let me explain. […]

Self-Discipline Series: Taming Your Thoughts

In a previous blog post, I talked about keeping our New Year’s resolutions and how self-discipline plays a very important role in achieving our goals. As I previously mentioned, I’ll start fleshing out ideas regarding self-discipline that affects different aspects of our lives – emotionally, mentally, physically, financially, spiritually, etc. This blog post will focus […]