Personal Control

Chapter 24 Semantics Matter: Making Your Machines Visible Your real-time vocabulary matters. Choose the right words—what you say overtly and what you say in your head—to keep yourself on track. Because a work, health, or relationship system can’t be physically touched doesn’t mean it’s not there. But this system invisibility is why people don’t pay attention […]

(Note to reader: This is Part Two of a summary-essay regarding the necessary mindset – “the systems mindset” – that is fundamental to the Work the System Method. It’s written so that anyone can get a solid take-away. For that reason feel free to share with your friends and colleagues, whether they are familiar with […]

A Manifesto for 2017 The Simple Mechanics of Getting What You Want By Sam Carpenter  (Note to reader: This is a summary, “all encompassing” essay regarding the necessary mindset – “the systems mindset” – that is fundamental to the Work the System Method. It’s written so that anyone can get a solid take-away. For that […]

Chapter 18 Your Personal Attributes Don’t Matter That Much What? But I have a high IQ. And I’m enthusiastic, and my friends say I have a fun personality. These attributes won’t help me achieve freedom?  Yes, you’re right: Your attributes can help, but they won’t directly deliver you what you want. You’ve learned that you can adjust the […]