Share Your Grandest, Most Outrageous Life Goal (I’ll Go First)

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As you can imagine, I spend a lot of time thinking about life goals. It is my favorite conversation topic and the subject of most of the books and movies that I enjoy.

Today, I’d like to see how far we can push this topic. Below is the grandest, most outrageous life goal that I can reasonably see myself completing. This goal is not on my Life List so I am not focusing on it right now. That said, it is a candidate for taking my focus after I finish my Life List.

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Vacationing In The World’s Most Dangerous City

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I have never before been so afraid to walk out of a hotel. I knew my destination was less than two blocks away but to me the streets couldn’t have been darker or the passersby more ominious.

I was walking alone in Medellín, Colombia, formally the world’s most dangerous city. Forever stained by cocaine and drug cartels, I was warned about this city by everyone I talked to about it.

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8 Habits You Can Break Today To Improve Your Life

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1. Reading an E-mail More Than Once

E-mail is the single biggest culturally accepted time-waster of this century. This technology allows any one of the 3 billion people with Internet access (and countless automated scripts) to add something to your to-do list. Even by just erasing an e-mail in your inbox, you waste mental energy both deciding to delete it and transitioning to the next decision.

The best thing you can do to minimize the adverse effects of e-mail on your life is to never, ever, read an individual e-mail more than once. Instead, read it once and then instantly act on it (delete, reply, archive convert it into an action item or delegate it) No exceptions, break the “reread” habit and get that e-mail out of your life altogether!

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A New Monthly Life List (December 2014): Fun, Free and in Your Neighborhood

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It is monthly life list time again! This month you will find a whole new assortment of local, free and helpful activities that you can start doing today in order to add more adventure to your life and to start making bucket list progress. This month, challenge yourself to do one more item than you did on the last list. It is a great way to build momentum!

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A New Monthly Life List (November 2014): Fun, Free and in Your Neighborhood

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It is monthly life list time again! This month you will find a whole new assortment of local, free and helpful activities that you can start doing today in order to add more adventure to your life and to start making bucket list progress. This month, challenge yourself to do one more item than you did on the last list. It is a great way to build momentum!

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