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How To Stop Problem-solving From Being a “Hot Potato”

You are an incredible problem-solver. Yet, some people on your team are a different story. Somehow, they end up giving you all the challenging problems instead of tackling them themselves. They treat these problems like “hot potatoes” and throw them over to you. While that may be flattering, it kills your time. It impacts your …

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Ready, Set, Go: Tap Into Your Brilliance With This Simple 7-Day Challenge

It is time for a challenge. It starts on Monday. It is simple: Write one to two sentences, or even one to two bullets each day for seven days. We could call it a mini-nugget. Or perhaps it is a micro-nugget. Either way is great! There are a lot of “rules” (not really):  You can …

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Meet Brillonia’s “Doc”

Recently, I told you about “Planet Brillonia.” Here is how the next bit of that story. What’s happened in the story so far: In the year 2500 A.D. a new human civilization was formed on a planet named “Brillonia.” Advanced spaceships brought humans to this earth-like planet which supports the life of humans, animals, and …

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Imagine you have a diamond mine. The diamonds represent your knowledge, expertise, and your wisdom (brilliance). Let's do Brilliance Mining.

Mine Your Brilliance And Get a Big Payoff

What does “Mine Your Brilliance” mean? What is Brilliance Mining? And how am I going to get a big payoff from it? Great questions! Imagine you own a diamond mine. The diamonds represent your knowledge, expertise, and, yes, the wisdom you have accumulated throughout your life. I call that Brilliance for short. You are aware …

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Brillonia

A Story: How Planet “Brillonia” Got Started

Over the past 125 days, my daily writing has brought me back to my writing days in high school. I was a prolific writer, producing articles about all kinds of topics. I also wrote some short stories. I got to thinking that some of the things I’d like to write about would work better in …

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A Puzzling Sunday Reflection

A dear friend gave me a fantastic gift (thank you, Tina!): a 750-piece puzzle of the Appalachian Trail (A.T.). From previous Brilliance Nuggets, you might know that I love hiking. You might also be aware of my visualization game:  For each Brilliance Nugget I’m writing (one per day for one year), I imagine having hiked …

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The Brilliance Mine community

The Brilliance Mining Community

Did you know? Brilliance Mining™ is becoming a movement. We are forming a community of founders and experts who have critical expertise and wisdom they want to preserve and pass on.  They are asking questions such as  “How do I replace myself?” “How do I free myself up?” The motivation for these questions is not …

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