In a previous life, before I spent all day negotiating with terrorists toddlers, I used to work as an estimator for a construction company. When I first started, the workplace climate was fairly laid back and positive. Each employee worked hard, and they knew if they did their job right, bonuses would be paid out at … Continue reading People are Important
I started running in 2004. I had just moved to a new city and with not enough to do and too much to eat. I started gaining weight. I joined a gym and worked my way up to running three miles continuously. I was proud of my accomplishment and didn't feel any drive to run … Continue reading Playing Games
Loyalty. Is there a person out there who doesn't want somebody in their corner giving them encouragement and constant support? Loyalty is worth fighting for. If loyalty is a desirable trait in others, wouldn't it follow that it is important in ourselves? Are we loyal to ourselves? In a world where people get so much affirmation … Continue reading Are you loyal to you?
If you watch no other clip today please, please, please make time to watch this TED talk. It is well worth your time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TFbv757kup4
Today lets talk about winning. Winning is objective. If three people line up to run the I'm a Winner 5K, the first person to cross the finish line knows definitively that they won the race. Winning can also be subjective. The second and third place runners can find personal success in their performances that provide victories. … Continue reading Winning. I can feel it.