The end doesn’t always justify the means. Allowing your competition to beat you up and claiming a good result because you didn’t suffer any broken bones isn’t a solid strategy for long-term success.Read more
It’s a rough world, and sometimes we just need to see an underdog, or an under-raccoon, get a win. Watching a tiny animal take on and beat a skycraper is a definite win for the world, and one that we all need to see from time to time.Read more
Whales are highly social creatures who stick together in families. Like humans, they also experience depression when they are void of hope and have lost their purpose. The more I looked at this, I found that the life of a whale in captivity seemed to be highly relevant to the human state. When life is a monotonous task with nothing to hope for, nothing to work towards, and no purpose, what else can we expect to happen?Read more
Don’t start the day out with a loss. Even if you manage to keep “that parent” from cutting you off in the school run by riding the bumper of the car in front, is this really a win? Really? Does your day or world become better because of this? Start your day by cutting out some stress, measure the importance of your battles, and give youself a chance to win your daily war.Read more
Have you ever had that expectation that something was going to happen, and when it did happen you knew you were going to be angry? It could be anything. Maybe the neighbour has a noisy car and at 6am every morning he gets in his car and wakes up the neighbourhood as he drives to work.Read more
If you are thinking that “There must be more to life than this,” you are correct. There is. Find your arc, and keep it as a constant idea to work on. Spend a little time each day or week, and just add a little more. Stoke the fire of creativity, and create your vision of the future.Read more
Remember that our roads with continue to fork, split, and change direction. When faced with a fork in the road it is unlikely that either will be a straight destination to your goal. You may even change your goal as you travel the path. Make a decision, make the best of the opportunity you have, and stay open for new experiences. Dream on!Read more
Helping people achieve their goals is not all that hard, very often costs us nothing except for a small amount of time or an encouraging word, and yet can inspire people to great heights.Read more
Above all else, treat everyone with respect and listen to their ideas. Somewhere in an entry level position of a corporation is a genius with an amazing idea who just happened to have the misfortune of having an email account.Read more
This is usually the concluding paragraph where we sum up the article, but today we’ll leave it open ended for you to finish.
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