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Vision Boards: How to Picture your Lifestyle Design

One of the first steps in Lifestyle Design is to define what your desired life looks like. The most effective and inspiring method that I have found is creating Vision Boards.  Vision Boards have gained recent popularity through several heavily marketed books about the Law of Attraction.  The concept of the Law of Attraction is definately a topic for […]

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Lifestyle Design Progress Report: November 2010

Welcome to my first monthly progress report for Project Lifestyle Design.  If you’re not familiar with Project Lifestyle Design here’s a . This month is pretty exciting as I make my final arrangements for leaving the military on 10 December after 13 years of service.  As this is my first progress report its a little […]

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My Most Important Post – Project Lifestyle Design

After going through a blog mini identity crisis (see ) and a  I have finally found inspiration and focus.  From here on Uncork Your Mind will now focus on lifestyle design and my current journey from professional military officer (13 years) to lifestyle design entrepreneur.  I am calling this journey PROJECT LIFESTYLE DESIGN.  Follow me as […]

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My Remodeled Website – Uncork Your Mind

In the recent post about  one of my action items was to restructure my website. Well after a few hours of work over the weekend here is the next version! What’s Changed Tagline. I have changed my tagline from ‘The Simple Things’ to ‘Uncork Your Mind.’  After exploring what I want to write about over […]

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The Simple Things Oct 10

My Blog Sucks (and what I’m going to do about it)!

After being away for a period and coming back to my blog with fresh perspective, I have realised that my blog looks like exactly what it is: something created by someone who three months ago barely knew what a blog was.  That”s okay because I have learnt so much. Doesn’t change the fact that my […]

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How to Make a Homebrew Mash Tun & Immersion Chiller

Want to start All-Grain, Full Mash brewing but don’t want to spend lots of money on equipment?  Here are two videos that I used on how to make a mash tun and immersion chiller.

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80/20 Principle: 5 Tips for Workplace Effectiveness

“There is nothing so unequal as the equal treatment of unequals” Ken Blanchard from ‘Leadership and the One Minute Manager’ I recently discovered the 80/20 Principle (also known as Pareto’s Principle) and since then  to increase my own effectiveness and those around me.  Although my revolution is only young, so far If you are unfamiliar […]

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80/20 Principle: Workplace Revolution Update

I recently wrote about the  so I thought that it was about time to give you a progress report on the revolution. Twice Daily Email Reading Out of all the initial revolution measures I thought that setting an email autoresponder to notify people that I will only be checking my email at 11.30 am and […]

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