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Learn to Say “No”

Some people are incapable of saying no when asked for help.  They are eager to please and always willing to pitch in.  But at some point, being agreeable becomes counterproductive.  Know your limits and realize when you are piling on … Continue reading

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Summer

Summer is my favorite time of the year…kids home from school, the oldest home from college — no more carpools, lunches, school loop — nice! Summer to me is business in the morning with the reward of the beach or … Continue reading

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No Fear

“Fear is the cheapest room in the house. I would like to see you living in better conditions.” ~ Hafiz Imagine what you can accomplish today without fear or doubt.  Be confident in your abilities and strengths.  Learn something new … Continue reading

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Appreciation

People want to feel what they do makes a difference. Continuous, supportive communication from managers, supervisors, associates and on the personal end family and friends is too often under emphasized.  It is a major, major motivator. Say thanks and don’t … Continue reading

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Imagination

“One of the virtues of being young is that you don’t let the facts get in the way of your imagination.” ~ Sam Levenson “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed with the things you didn’t do than … Continue reading

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“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; you shall begin it serenely and with … Continue reading

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Procrastination

When procrastinating, we are at rest, and the hardest part is getting started.  Once in motion, our momentum tends to keep us going. Here are some ideas to create in yourself enough momentum to help you overcome the inertia of … Continue reading

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