Quote of the Day “Failure teaches success.” -Japanese Proverb Things to Learn from… “Mindfulness has become almost a buzz-word. But what is it, really? Mindfulness is, quite simply, the skill of being present and aware, moment by moment, regardless of circumstances.” – Maria Gonzalez, http://blogs.hbr.org/2014/03/mindfulness-for-people-who-are-too-busy-to-meditate/ Word of the Day (from http://www.merriam-webster.com/word-of-the-day) reverberate rih-VER-buh-rayt DEFINITION verb …
Quote of the Day “Never try to leap from a standstill.” – Mason Cooley Things to Learn from… The World’s 50 Greatest Leaders, http://money.cnn.com/gallery/leadership/2014/03/20/worlds-best-leaders.fortune/ #11. Derek Jeter, “Never offer excuses or give less than maximum effort.” Word of the Day (from http://www.thefreedictionary.com) levelheaded Definition: (adjective) Exercising or showing good judgment. Synonyms: sound, intelligent, healthy Usage: …
Quote of the Day “To most men experience is like the stern lights of a ship, which illuminate only the track it has passed.” – Samuel Taylor Coleridge Things to Learn from How Successful People Think, John C. Maxwell In John C. Maxwell’s book, “How Successful People Think,” in “Why you should discover the joy …
Quote of the Day “The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts; therefore guard accordingly.” – Marcus Aurelius Things to Learn from Positive Charges The Optimist Creed: Promise Yourself – * To be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. * To talk health, happiness and prosperity to …
Quote of the Day “I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate.” – George Burns Things to Learn from Life’s Little Instruction Book, Thomas Nelson According to Thomas Nelson, Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully…Don’t go looking …
Quote of the Day “Contrary to the opinion of many people, leaders are not born. Leaders are made, and they are made by effort and hard work.” – Vince Lombardi Things to Learn from The Art of Thinking Clearly, Rolf Dobelli The Inevitability of Unlikely Events Coincidence In chapter 24, Rolf Dobelli retells an event in which …
Quote of the Day “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” – Albert Einstein Things to Learn from 101 Ways to Have a Great Day @ Work In section 43. Walk a mile in your boss’ shoes of “101 Ways …
Quote of the Day “Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done.” – Louis D. Brandeis Things to Learn from How Successful People Think, John C. Maxwell In John C. Maxwell’s book, “How Successful People Think,” in “Why you should discover the joy of creative thinking” John talks about how …
Quote of the Day “You’ve got to do your own growing, no matter how tall your grandfather was.” -Irish Proverb   Things to Learn from Positive Charges, Alexander Lockhart “528. Improve your ability to easily persuade others.” Here is an interesting article along those lines…http://www.forbes.com/sites/jasonnazar/2013/03/26/the-21-principles-of-persuasion/ “529.Treat others as you want them to treat you.” Isn’t this the …
Quote of the Day “The mind is everything. What you think you become.” – Buddha   Things to Learn from Life’s Little Instruction Book, H. Jackson Brown 593. When you have the choice of two exciting things, choose the one you haven’t tried. 594. Remember that no time spent with your children is ever wasted. 595. Remember …
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