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Monthly Archives: December 2013

SIDCHA properties — The best tool to improve your life: the Self-Imposed Daily Challenging Healthy Activity

posted by Joshua on December 30, 2013 in Fitness, Tips

[This post is part of a series on the Self-Imposed Daily Challenging Healthy Activity (SIDCHA). If you don’t see a Table of Contents to the left, click here to view the series, where you’ll get more value than reading just this post.] Since conceiving of the idea of the Self-Imposed Daily Challenging Healthy Activity¬†(during a[…] Keep reading →

After a difficult decision affecting your team: Eisenhower and the paratroopers before D-day

posted by Joshua on December 29, 2013 in Freedom, Leadership

Yesterday’s clip on Ike deciding whether to risk sending tens of thousands of men into potentially pointless suicide missions with losses up to seventy percent didn’t show how he followed up. Those paratroopers were the first wave of the invasion, to jump the night before the amphibious invasion. He decided to send them. What do[…] Keep reading →

Eisenhower, D-Day, and keeping teams strong while making hard choices

posted by Joshua on December 28, 2013 in Freedom, Leadership

http://joshuaspodek.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/Ike_ParatrooperDecision.ogvPodcast: Play in new window | Download (12.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIf you think making decisions is hard, how about ones where the lives of thousands of people depend on your choice? Or possibly the free world? I find learning how people succeeded in difficult cases makes doing things well in my world easier.[…] Keep reading →

The number one best tool to improve your life: the Self-Imposed Daily Challenging Healthy Activity (SIDCHA)

posted by Joshua on December 26, 2013 in Blog, Fitness, Tips

[This post is part of a series on the Self-Imposed Daily Challenging Healthy Activity (SIDCHA). If you don’t see a Table of Contents to the left, click here to view the series, where you’ll get more value than reading just this post.] I bet most successful people have at least one self-imposed daily challenging healthy[…] Keep reading →