Welcome to this week’s edition of "Just a few things," a weekly blog dedicated to sharing a few things I've been doing, thinking, reading or learning throughout the previous week. Many of these things will be inspired by my interactions with you via email or social media... so feel free to drop a comment and share a few things yourself! Let’s get to it:
Something I’m reading: I’m doing something a bit out of the ordinary for me right now, which is reading three books at the same time. Last week I talked about “Whole-brain Child” and this week I picked up Jocko Willink’s new book “Leadership Strategy & Tactics.” If you listen to Jocko you know his unique approach to life and leadership cuts through the noise to simplify leadership and human interaction. If you don’t listen to Jock (you should) I highly recommend checking him out. His book’s are nice additions to the podcast and have become must-reads on my annual list. You can see his new book on Amazon: https://amzn.to/39dC1W6
Something new for Combat Flags: I’m not going to give it all away just yet, but I have a reboot of an earlier product coming back. I’m really excited about it and have made some solid improvements on the product from the first iteration. Stay tuned... hoping to have this little piece of freedom in the store next month.
Something I’m proud of: A positive attitude! The corporate gig has been busy, the days have been whizzing by, and I’ve been in the office early and home late. Through all of that, though, I’m honestly pretty surprised at my positivity and cheerfulness.
Alright, that wraps up this week's edition of Just a Few Things. I encourage you to leave a comment on this post or on social media to let me know a few things of your own!
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