“The cost of regret far exceeds the price of discipline.”~Dan Green Thought of the Day:“Through the years, choosing to finish strong has provided me with many benefits: reaching goals, winning a race and gaining satisfaction from knowing I gave it my all. By drawing upon my commitment, I have begun learning to enjoy the ride of life.”~Dan Green Recommended Reading:Finish Strong To learn about this book and a full range of personal and professional development resources, please click here
Author, Robert Holden wrote, “The gift of happiness is wrapped in your heart, not the world. Thus, your happiness will never be mailed to you! And it can never get lost in the mail! In truth, your happiness has already been delivered, sitting in your inner mailbox – your heart – waiting to be opened.”
“Concentrate all your thoughts on the task at hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus.”~Alexander Graham Bell Thought of the Day:“You should always focus your best energies and abilities on starting and completing those key tasks that your unique talents and abilities enable you to do well and that make a significant contribution. You cannot do everything, but you can do those few things in which you excel, the few things that can really make [...]
Sometimes we find inspiration in unexpected places. Author V.J. Smith dreamed of writing a book about one of our great leaders that changed the course of history and he filled his library with biographies of presidents and statesmen. He was looking to find the key to what made their lives great. He ended up finding the man that would answer his questions in a Wal-Mart store in South Dakota. Marty was a simple man who ran a cash register. He [...]
“I believe the answer lies in trusting one another.”~Lt. Gen. Hal Moore Thought of the Day:“Whether signing the Declaration of Independence, leading a platoon into battle, or surrendering to one another, there are two duties of a leader at all times: He or she is in that role to serve others first and concurrently to lead them to an objective. A crucial and delicate balance is required. To achieve this, to serve well, he or she must serve with honor [...]
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“The Land of Opportunity is an attitude.”~BJ Gallagher and Warren H. Schmidt Thought of the Day:“The Land of Opportunity is a new way of dealing with each other. It becomes a reality when we stop judging each other by superficial criteria and begin to see and appreciate everyone as uniquely talented, capable, and valuable.”~BJ Gallagher and Warren H. Schmidt Recommended Reading:A Peacock in the Land of Penguins w/FREE DVD To learn about this book and a full range of personal [...]
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“In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins . . . not through strength but by perseverance.”~H. Jackson Brown Thought of the Day:“A person struggles. You help. A door needs to be opened. You open it. A piece of trash is in your path. You pick it up and throw it away. A child needs some extra attention. You give it. A job needs to be completed. You do it.One more act of kindness a [...]
“You can tell the value of a man by the way he treats his wife, by the way he treats a subordinate, and by the way he treats someone who can do nothing for him.”~Ken Babcock Thought of the Day:You like yourself better when you help others. But the astonishing thing is that you also tend to like others better. It is something of a gift when people allow you to help them. You appreciate the givers of this gift. [...]