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 thinker. Consider some characteristics that creative thinkers have in common:
Creative Thinkers Value Ideas
Creative Thinkers Explore Options
Creative Thinkers Embrace Ambiguity
Creative Thinkers Celebrate the Offbeat
Creative Thinkers Connect the Unconnected

Creative Thinkers Don’t Fear Failure
(to be continued…)
 
Word of the Day (from http://www.merriam-webster.com)
caveat
KAV-ee-aht
DEFINITION
noun

1
a : a warning enjoining one from certain acts or practices
b : an explanation to prevent misinterpretation
c : a modifying or cautionary detail to be considered when evaluating, interpreting, or doing something
2 : a legal warning to a judicial officer to suspend a proceeding until the opposition has a hearing

 
Portuguese Word of the Day (from http://www.transparent.com/word-of-the-day/today/portuguese.html)

Portuguese word: sussurrar
English translation: to whisper
Part of speech: verb
Portuguese example: Adoro ouvir o vento sussurrar pelas árvores.
English example: I love to hear the wind whisper through the trees.
 

Spanish Word of the Day (from http://www.transparent.com/word-of-the-day/today/spanish.html)

Spanish word: ¡Qué guay!
English translation: How cool!
Part of speech: expression
Spanish example: ¡Qué guay el nuevo producto de Apple!
English example: How cool is Apple’s new product!
French word: cariste
English translation: forklift operator
Part of speech: noun
French example: Mon cousin a été embauché comme cariste dans l’usine de produits chimiques près de chez lui.
English example: My cousin has been hired as a forklift operator at the chemical factory near his home.