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on work

Then a ploughman said, Speak to us of Work. And he answered, saying: You work that you may keep pace with the earth and the soul of the earth.(Get the Work Is Love mug.) For to be idle is to b…
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enjoy the weather

When things get difficult, remember… We earn more opportunities by taking on and overcoming more challenges. Embrace your experience. Enjoy the weather. No excuses. No Drama. No compla…
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do > say

Always seeking certainty before taking action can hobble productivity. Sometimes, the evaluation and search for certainty can be more costly than a potential failure.Worst case scenario for a wrong mo…
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before the critical moment

At 211 degrees, water is hot.  At 212 degrees, it boils. And with boiling water, comes steam. And with steam, you can power a train. One extra degree makes all the difference.…
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your money hours

"Rich enough not to waste time." I've always loved that line. Unfortunately, it was delivered by the bad guy in the movie Wall Street (1987) and mixed in with a little too much 'greed is good' me…
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when we drop the ball

I do not understand what I do.    For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do. Those words are from the apostle, Paul. I think about them often ... especially in tho…
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a back-to-school kickoff idea

10 words to help you do 2 things… Close your back-to-school kickoff event in a way that helps your faculty and staff better focus on the big picture reason for their work. Help your facul…
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perspective

Do you see it? I came across it last week. It’s my new centering reminder when I let myself get caught up in my own drama (and the new background image on my phone … a…
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top 10 wasteful thoughts

Top 10 ‘drag you down, get in the way of making good things happen’ thoughts to eliminate from your day... Defeatist (better to be positively expectant than anticipate defeat) Cynical (chall…
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