Writing to inspire a world of empathy, possibility, and growth. Former faith leader; current MBA candidate. 👋 Say hi mtouchton@gmail.com

Without self-acceptance, self-improvement is only noise.

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Photo by Andrew (Drew) Kelly


#2 — They expect resistance from those they lead.

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“Learning to lead is a process of learning by doing. It can’t be taught in a classroom. It is a craft primarily acquired through on-the-job experiences — especially adverse experiences in which the new manager, working beyond his current capabilities, proceeds by trial and error.”

Dr. Linda Hill, Harvard University


How your brain sabotages public health measures

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You Are Not a Freethinker


Six simple habits to build into your life

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You don’t need to have an opinion.

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Trick yourself into an easier flow of words

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Anchoring Bias


And it’ll always beat consuming information.

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“If more information were the answer, we’d all be billionaires with six-pack abs.” — Derek Sivers


And how to overcome it in two steps.

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It’s a triumph unto itself.

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The popular speaker will change how you think about the climate crisis.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Nathanael Callon

Global warming has a marketing problem.

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