Have you ever had that perfect day? A day when it all flowed, people were all good natured, everything you touched just turned to gold? I had one of those days on Saturday. Weekends are normally very busy and this weekend was no different. Early Saturday morning I have a martial arts class which is [...]
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Think you can, think you can’t, Either way, you’ll be right Henry Ford Industrialist I’ve seen this quote a number of times over the years and never given it much thought other than, “I suppose it’s right.” Then I spoke with an acquaintance the other day. He was bemoaning the fact that he had lost [...]
A couple of weeks ago I received a telephone call that had a profound impact upon me. It was an old friend I hadn’t spoken to for over two years. We had drifted apart for no good reason. I was delighted to hear from her and was apologetic at neglecting her. Her reply was. “No [...]
Have you ever been ‘In the zone,’ as they say? I experienced it the other night at the beginning of the latest squash season. I was asked to fill in in a team about six grades higher than I usually play. That meant I had to play two matches on the same night. I went [...]
Isn’t it funny how life presents you with lessons in the most unlikely ways? I recently received an e-mail from a sales consultant I was working with. His question seemed quite reasonable, but for some reason it jarred. So I thought about it before I replied. His question went as follows. “I have put in [...]