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Deliberate Practice.

Joe Gilbert

Deliberate Practice.

Deliberate practice is practice with a purpose. Deliberate practice is a meticulously structured and highly engaged practice designed to improve performance leading to the kind of success that only the most determined and dedicated ever truly achieve. This is not to say that most are unable to accomplish this level of success. It is to say, however, that most are unwilling.

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Contentment and Perspective in 2019 and Beyond.

Joe Gilbert

Contentment and Perspective in 2019 and Beyond.

Life can be frustrating and it’s easy to feel that way, especially when it doesn’t measure up to the world we believe should exist. However, comparing how we believe life should be vs. reality usually results in some form of existential anxiety.

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Learned Helplessness.

Joe Gilbert

Learned Helplessness.

Am I equal to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson? Nope. It’s not even close. And no amount of gym time or training is likely to change that.

Is, say, Rosie O’Donnell equal to me? Nope. Again…no contest.

Enter tools = Gamechanger.

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You are accountable for every shot.

Joe Gilbert

You are accountable for every shot.

Two other people — a customer and an employee — were struck by gunfire.

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Killing an Innocent in Self Defense

Joe Gilbert

Killing an Innocent in Self Defense

When you defend yourself against the fatal threat, you are not defending yourself against the Good Smith, you are defending yourself against the Evil Smith.

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