Laughter

Laughter

Once you make us laugh, it really opens the door to empathy, doesn’t it?   It’s hard to hate…   …be angry with…   …or fear   someone you’re sharing a laugh with.   Laughter reminds us of the things that connect us.  ...
Goal. Strategy. Tactic.

Goal. Strategy. Tactic.

Buying into the latest tactic is tempting. Get the widget. Download the app. Install the plugin. You can implement it quickly and feel like you’ve accomplished something. But what strategy is it serving? Does the tactic fit into your plan, help you do the difficult...
One Job, Two Salaries

One Job, Two Salaries

One job, two salaries. Sound too good to be true? When you think about it, every job has them. A financial salary and a psychological salary. The idea is straightforward. The financial salary is detailed in your pay slip. The psychological salary is how you feel about...
When The Time Is Right

When The Time Is Right

Raise your hand if you’ve ever said that you’ll do something when the time is right.   Each film studio plans their opening weekends based on the season, the events or holidays happening at that time of year, which other films are premiering at that time and how...
Be The Teacher

Be The Teacher

Instead of planning out how you can skip class or leave early today, I encourage you to change your posture.   Instead of being the student who doesn’t want to be there, try assuming the role of teacher.   Think about the knowledge, the skills and the...
Outsourced

Outsourced

Yesterday I wanted to install a new piece of software.   I’d researched my options and based on what I need it to do, I chose a platform I’ve seen deployed successfully at another site I trust.   This is software I don’t know much about. I could sweat the...