On Personal Equity: Who Owns Shares of You?

Writing and creativity are key parts of the Praxis program. Today’s post is republished from Praxis participant Mitchell Earl’s personal blog. Go check out his work, or read his previous post on the Praxis blog, “A Simple Strategy for Better Conversations.”   Take-Home Message: Be smart about who you let influence you. Motivation speaker Jim Rohn famously coined…

Embarrassment: The Price You’ll Pay for Personal Development

This is the second part of a blog series on fear, embarrassment, and growth. Check out part one, “Your Fear Is Overrated.”  Public speaking has always terrified me. Even when I consciously realize that I can give a presentation or talk, I still feel shaky and shaken during the experience. Even though my voice may crack embarrassingly next…

The Challenges of Living Free

Today’s post was written by current Praxis participant Taylor Foreman. Learn more about participants like Taylor here. This piece was originally published on Taylor’s personal blog. Sartre told us that we are radically free. Freedom is in every choice we make, and anytime we convince ourselves that we are not free, we are actually living…