THE DEPTHS OF THE CREATIVE MIND
If you still think that creativity is painting a picture then you don’t understand the depths of the creative mind. – Jared Chan
Creativity can certainly be expressed through painting a picture but creativity is not limited to artistic pursuits. (more…)
DEALING WITH COMPLEXITY
The degree to which you can deal with instability and complexity over long periods of time determines how strong you really are at dealing with life. – Jared Chan
Life can sometimes be unpredictable and that’s because we are blind to the true complexity of the world. (more…)
The way to transform the world is to transform yourself. – Jared Chan
This is more than just a happy sentence… It’s a completely different way of looking at the world. When we typically think of wanting change we think of it as something that has to happen externally. (more…)
LIVE TO WORK
I often think about life choices and how much of an impact those choices make in our lives. One of the biggest choices we all have to face is what we choose to do for work. This impacts our lives like no other choice because it consumes the majority of our time. In essence, it defines who we are as people and how we view the world and our own lives.
What I’ve noticed is that many people work to live. This means that they suffer through the long hours of tedious work just so they can have a little bit of life to themselves on the side.
WISDOM OVER MONEY
When it comes to making decisions that influence who you become, it’s important to have your priorities in place. Unfortunately, too many people prioritize money over making a real change.
When people make their decisions based on money alone, they fail. They fail to see the bigger picture of life. They fail to satisfy the deepest parts of who they are. And they fail to understand the great value inherent in making an impact on the world. (more…)