Quote of the Day “The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.” -James Oppenheim Things to Learn from 101 Ways to Have a Great Day @ Work, Stephanie Goddard Davidson 37. Give positive reinforcement  If you want behaviors repeated by your co-workers, tell them specifically what you liked. Don’t just say, “Good …
Quote of the Day “A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.” – Bob Dylan Things to Learn from How Successful People Think, John C. Maxwell (…continued) Creative Thinkers Explore Options I’ve yet to meet a creative …
Quote of the Day “What we earnestly aspire to be, that in some sense we are.” – Anna Jameson Things to Learn from Positive Charges What is an attitude? It is the ‘advance man’ of our true selves. Its roots are inward, but its fruit is outward. It is our best friend or our worst enemy. It is more …
Quote of the Day “The great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.” -Oliver Wendell Holmes Things to Learn from Life’s Little Instruction Book 576. Order a seed catalog. Read it on the day of the first snowfall. 577. Don’t let a little dispute injure a …
Quote of the Day “Clear your mind of can’t.” – Samuel Johnson Things to Learn from  The Art of Thinking Clearly, Rolf Dobelli Never Pay Your Lawyer by the Hour Incentive Super-Response Tendency To control a rat infestation, French colonial rulers in Hanoi in the nineteenth century passed a law: For every dead rat handed …
Quote of the Day “Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” – Abraham Lincoln Things to Learn from 101 Ways to Have a Great Day @ Work 36. Feedback takes two When you feel you must give someone constructive feedback (and this will happen whether you manage …
Quote of the Day “A positive mental attitude not only helps you visualize what you want to be, it helps you become it.” Wally Amos Things to Learn from How Successful People Think, John C. Maxwell CHARACTERISTICS OF CREATIVE THINKERS Perhaps you’re not even sure what I mean when I ask whether you are a creative …
Quote of the Day “Nothing is stronger than habit.” – Ovid Things to Learn from Positive Charges 515. You never can enhance the skills of your outer world until you enhance the skills of your inner world.  516. Make a list of all the things you wish to change. Acknowledge those things you can’t change, and …
Quote of the Day “You must have a clear mental picture of the correct thing before you can do it successfully.” -Alex Morrison Things to Learn from Life’s Little Instruction Book 572. Plant zucchini only if you have lots of friends. 573. Don’t overlook life’s small joys while searching for the big ones. 574. Keep a …
Quote of the Day “What we see depends mainly on what we look for.” – John Lubbock Things to Learn from  The Art of Thinking Clearly, Rolf Dobelli You Control Less Than You Think Illusion of Control Every day, shortly before nine o’clock, a man with a red hat stands in a square and begins …
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