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Taking Fun Seriously

Fun. Not serious by definition. Fact is, learning, efficiency, engagement, participation, health, and teamwork all get better when it’s happening. How do you promote fun ...

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Just Own It!

So you have a problem. Perhaps a person who has misunderstood you. Maybe you’re feeling a little used, or at least ignored. It might be ...

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Resignation

The root of the word “resign” is “sign”. The verb sign goes back to the Latin derivative , signare, which means mark. Hence, your signature ...

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Passion and Purpose

Define the word passion. Most would say it means a strong desire or feeling. However, the root meaning of the word comes from the Latin ...

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Simple

Simple is defined as having only one or a few parts. If you are facing a complex problem, break it down into its simple parts, ...

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Listen to Understand

The ultimate respect you can give another person is the gift of listening. The pace of modern life is crazy. People exchange information all day ...

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Getting Help

Why don’t people ask for help? Maybe it’s because they don’t feel like they need it. Perhaps they would rather do it themselves. Sometimes it ...

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Expectations are the Enemy

Spouses, friends, vendors, customers, employees, family ……  we all carry expectations of other people.  I want to propose that expectations are the source of hurt ...

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Surprise!

When was the last time that someone surprised you, in a good way? How did you feel? Everyone appreciates a little unexpected expression of thoughtfulness. ...

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The Joy of Hard Work

I hope the title caught your attention. Most people consider hard work to be a curse, something to avoid, or at least something they hope ...

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The Thrill of Winning

It seems a type of social shame has developed around the glory of winning. The “aw shucks” form of fake humility, and the concept that ...

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