The Power of Rationalization

We can make ourselves believe anything. 2 + 2 = 5. There are five lights. (Sorry, only Trekkers will get that one.) Granted the responses above are the result of extreme circumstances but the concept is still the same. It’s called rationalization, defined by psychology.about.com as “a defense mechanism that involves explaining an unacceptable behavior […]

One Year to Glory – January 2, 2013

First, let’s celebrate two posts in a row! It’s the beginning of a commitment, not something to be taken for granted. I remember starting my own business in 1994 and two days in deciding I’d made a huge mistake. I think about that experience still and I can’t help thinking it’s made me less willing […]