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smile & move uncut

(an excerpt from Smile & Move) I want to give you a message. It’s a message I’m sure I was told many times in many ways, and I wish I’d embraced it much earlier in my life. If I had, I’m co…
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cross the line time

This is a Rise time* for sure. If you'd like to lead a Cross The Line discussion with a group of people (perfect for remote working ... perfect for families with kids at home), we'd love to…
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tom hanks on the process

“I think a long time ago, I learned how important it was to show up a little bit early. Be ready to go, you know? And to respect the whole process, and I think that you could respect the whole process…
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our 1st question

What can I do to make it better? I typically share that question as the first thing people should ask themselves when they find themselves in a bad work environment (tough people, mind-numbing work,…
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tough days

"One's feelings waste themselves in words; they ought all to be distilled into actions which bring results." Florence Nightingale | 1820-1910 | English pioneer of modern nursing This is…
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being a grown-up

“I’m sorry. I didn’t realize you’re as old as you are because you’re doing what you’re doing.” Chris D’Elia | 1980 - | American comedian Without taking into account the many variables (maybe…
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prerequisiting

"You have to be the person before the job is offered to you." Thomas Keller | 1955 - | American chef & restaurateur Keller's thought is from a short video during an interview in 2019 celebrat…
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review & reflect

There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self. Your own self. So you have to begin there, not outside, not on other people. Aldous Huxley | 1894 -…
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work, love, jail

“First, how can I be sure that I’ll be happy in my career? Second, how can I be sure that my relationships with my spouse and my family become an enduring source of happiness? Third, how can I be sure…
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