Category Archives: Attitude

Silencing the Critics

“The superior man is distressed by the limitations of his ability; he is not distressed by the fact that men do not recognize the ability he has.” ~ Confucious In September, 2008, I went through a life changing event. I … Continue reading

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Why Motivate When You Can Inspire?

“Energy motivates but charisma inspires.” ~ Simon Shinek Having high energy certainly motives people. The problem with that is, when he energy is removed, so is the motivation. The late Zig Ziglar may have described motivation best when he said, “People often … Continue reading

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Book Review: HUNDRED PERCENTERS

The first thing I read by Mark Murphy was called Hiring For Attitude and I really learned a lot from his book and wanted to read more of what he has to say. So my second Mark Murphy book was … Continue reading

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Dream Killers

“Do not let small minds convince you that your dreams are too big.” ~ Author unknown Are your dreams being destroyed by the small minds that surround you?  The late Jim Rohn was one of my greatest mentors. One of … Continue reading

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Book Review: HIRING FOR ATTITUDE

Over the years I have read a number of books on hiring the right people and, for the most part, they’ve all been pretty similar or at least have taken similar approaches to hiring. I didn’t really expect to find … Continue reading

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Book Review: THE TRAVELER’S GIFT: Seven Decisions That Determine Personal Success

Ardent readers know you sometimes have to “kiss a lot of frogs” to find a gem. Persistence pays off, however, when you finally run across a book that has the potential to change people’s lives. Such a book is THE … Continue reading

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There’s No Excuse for Making Excuses

“It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.” ~ George Washington If you watched the Presidential Debate last week (and have any semblance of honesty with yourself) you know Mitt Romney was the clear winner. Certainly Barack … Continue reading

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