“The past is always tense, the future perfect.” Zadie Smith
“And every time I thought I’d got it made It seemed the taste was not so sweet So I turned myself to face me But I’ve never caught a glimpse Of how the others must see the faker I’m much too fast to take that test” Is it time for you to make a change?… Read More Seeing yourself …
Seriously, if a small tear isn’t trickling down your cheek by the time you get to the end of this … then I’d be surprised. Regardless, it’s a good article on difference, and different approaches or perspectives. “Perfection vs. Expedience A story of how perfection won out over expediency I remember once when Bill and… Read More Glue stain on the canopy …
New Zealand based strategist Chris Simpson says, “giving works.” During 2017 he developed a deliberate strategy to give away his intellectual property simply because it felt like a good business idea. I especially liked his mantra … “… promote your niche, be brave, be authentic, be you.” Click here to read more.
“We must treat people as individuals, look for similarities, and respect the differences. Let us build bridges and reach out to one another.” Marion Blumenthal
Walking football? In essence … football without running, invented to inspire men over the age of 50 to get more exercise and to counter social isolation. And yes, now there are women’s walking football clubs too. I don’t play … but know someone who does, and truly, it’s kindled a love for playing football that… Read More
“This is the essence of intuitive heuristics: when faced with a difficult question, we often answer an easier one instead, usually without noticing the substitution.” Daniel Kahneman (Thinking Fast and Slow) The good professor’s comment got me thinking … what question do I need to ask myself next? What might yours be? Go on …… Read More Force yourself …
If communication is a two-way street, aren’t head-on collisions inevitable? I think so … especially if you’re brave enough to have the conversation, to share what’s on your mind, to let someone know how you feel.
“When someone tells me “no,” it doesn’t mean I can’t do it, it simply means I can’t do it with them.” Karen E Quinones Miller
A story goes that Jane Fonda got herself an acting coach at the age of 78. She did it because she feels she never wants to stop learning. Pretty impressive from such an icon. Get the picture?