The Impact of Freestyle
    By Ryan McCostlin on September 16, 2020 | 1 min read time

      “… even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream. It is a dream deeply rooted in the American dream.” -...

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    Work That We Were Made For
    By Ryan McCostlin on September 10, 2020 | 1 min read time

    “Before you tell your life what you intend to do with it, listen for what it intends to do with you. Before you tell your life what truths and...

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    Being Loyal to Those Who Are Absent
    By Ryan McCostlin on September 7, 2020 | 1 min read time

    “To retain the loyalty of those who are present, be loyal to those who are absent.” - Stephen Covey

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    Keep it Simple with the Hock Principle
    By Ryan McCostlin on September 6, 2020 | 1 min read time

    Dee Hock is the founder and former CEO of Visa. He helped invent and lead the credit card system that eventually became VISA international.

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    An Opportunity for America's Healthcare Spending
    By Ryan McCostlin on September 5, 2020 | 1 min read time

    America has the largest economy in the world, and our individual states generate more economic output than other leading global national...

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    Circle of Concern and Circle of Influence
    By Ryan McCostlin on September 1, 2020 | 1 min read time

    I’d like Vanderbilt to win an NCAA basketball championship someday. But I can’t think of a single productive thing I can do to help make that...

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    Applying the Filter of Time to Your Reading List
    By Ryan McCostlin on August 31, 2020 | 1 min read time

    It’s better to read old books than new books. We can take advantage of the filter of time.

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    How to Effectively Schedule Priorities
    By Ryan McCostlin on August 30, 2020 | 2 min read time

    What is important is seldom urgent, and what is urgent is seldom important.” - Dwight Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States

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    The Law of Averages
    By Ryan McCostlin on August 28, 2020 | 0 min read time

    The novelist Gertrude Stein moved from America to Paris in 1903.She hosted a regular gathering (a salon) on Saturday evenings, and dedicated...

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    First Sentence Jobs and Second Sentence Jobs
    By Ryan McCostlin on August 27, 2020 | 1 min read time

        What are First Sentence Jobs and Second Sentence Jobs? My sister works at Snap, the tech company behind Snapchat - the communication mobile...

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