Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Yes Man

Hello, Are some people just born positive?  Maybe so.  Just as we are genetically predisposed to our physical characteristics, I admit that our parents attitudes influence our attitudes – although I suspect this is primarily due to the example they … Continue reading

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What Barbershop Are You Hanging Around?

Hello my friends, As everyone who has read my writing or heard me speak knows, I love metaphors, analogies and interesting ways to express an idea.  Well, this post is no different. As our children have grown (they’re not done!), … Continue reading

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The Art of War

Hello there, There are books we’ve all heard of, but most have not read.  In my experience, Sun Tzu’s “The Art of War” is one such book.  It was written about 2500 years ago by a Chinese general, and has … Continue reading

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How Did The Chicken Think Like The Pig?

Hello my readers, In a bacon-and-eggs breakfast, what’s the difference between the Chicken and the Pig? Answer: The Chicken is involved, but the Pig is committed. Many of my clients are business owners.  They are committed to their businesses.  Others … Continue reading

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Discipline and Happiness

Greetings and salutations, Discipline is one of those funny words.  When we were children, being “disciplined” at home or at school was not a happy time.  It was about punishment.   Because of this association with negativity, I believe that many … Continue reading

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