Monthly Archives: February 2016

Leap!

Today is Leap Day. Introduced by Julius Caesar almost 2000 years ago, Leap Day is an extra day added to the calendar almost every four years. Since a year around the sun is actually 365 days plus 4 hours, every … Continue reading

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Just Ask

Have you ever answered someone’s question and heard them respond, “Oh, that’s not exactly what I meant…”? We aren’t typically great listeners so we often think we know exactly what someone is asking, jump to a conclusion, and begin to … Continue reading

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Gossiping is Good!

What if I told you that gossiping about your co-workers or friends was really a good thing? It is… if you’re spreading positive gossip. You likely remember your mother or grandmother chiding you with, “If you can’t say something good … Continue reading

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Encouragement or Praise

If you want people to continue to do what they are doing, praise them. Better yet, praise them loudly in front of their peers. If you want someone to do something better or differently, most of the time we try … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Three Types of People

I’ve heard it said that there are three types of people in this world: Those who make things happen, those who wait for things to happen, and those who wonder what the hell just happened. I’m giving all three an … Continue reading

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