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There’s No Such Thing As Balance – Part 3

When we were last together, I said that you and I spend the majority of our time and energy focused on our priorities. I probably should have put quote marks around the word “priorities” (like I did just now). That is because our self-talk is very persuasive and we can justify pretty much any behavior … Continue reading


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Author Jim Aitkins

Jim’s Whims… in the Form of Tweets

  • Every once in a while there is such a thing as free lunch. A big thank you to my beautiful wife Jennifer Edwards fo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…//...Blasting Obstacles 1 day ago
  • Fun Fact: Ian Fleming, the Author Who Created James Bond, Also Wrote the Children’s Book “Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang”//...Blasting Obstacles 4 days ago
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  • Liberals or conservatives, please share my poll to make the results as interesting as possible//...Blasting Obstacles 5 days ago
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