TODAY August 26 is National Dog Day, a celebration of man’s (and woman’s) best friend. Founded in 2004, National Dog Day is intended to be an observance to both honor your pets and remember how many dogs still need to be rescued, according to the holiday’s website.
Between 37 and 47 percent of all households […]
This was the real and original MOON-WALKING that Michael Jackson made famous. Different walk, both are innovative, don’t you think?
Buz Aldrin was the second man to set foot on the Moon. He is now 86 and is still exploring. This is a great testament to the power of curiosity to keep us young! He […]
Keynote Speakers are the movers and shakers, the popular ones, the folks with a vision. You may not be able to get to the conference, or there is no budget availalbe… but the keynote speech is almost always recorded for inspiration – marketing – grabbing eyes & wallets for the next year’s event. This keynote […]
We submit these to a shared area on our intranet. We have been doing this for more than 2 years. Wouldn’t you think we would slow down or forget to add our favorites? But we are still enjoying this process. Some are favorites, some seem to be adaptations of quotes that are already famous. This […]
This is an easy and fun way to involve your team and learn more about what is important to them. We all contribute our favorite quotes to a shared internal site. The quotes are read and “liked” by our team. The name / email of the contributor is available for a quick note or you […]
Daily inspirations, I love this calendar.
Jackson Brown’s Life’s Little Instruction Calendar
Here are a few of my favorities:
“Even if you’re only taking baby steps, you’re sill ahead of those standing still and scratching their heads.”
“Don’t do for your children what they can do for themselves.”
“Experience the character-enhancing effect of deferred satisfaction.”
It’s a fun team building event…. we share our favorite quotes. We talk about them and give Shout-Outs for the most inspiring quotes. Here are last months contributions:
“I have never failed at anything. I have just found all of the wrong ways of doing it”
“Beauty catches the ATTENTION, but Character catches the HEART”
We are still continuing on, sharing quotes on leadership and favorite quotes. This one was posted today on our intranet, and met with so many positive comments. As a meaningful quote, and so very old…. it tells the truth in a lovely way, Don’t you think?
Go placidly amid the noise and haste and […]
This is a team effort. It’s fun for us to share our quotes and get to know each other. The question is: What is your favorite Leadership quote?
“Fate rarely calls upon us at a moment of our choosing.” -Optimus Prime Transformers : Revenge of the Fallen
“The best company are those that seek the […]
You cannot manage men into battle. You manage things; you lead people.” – Grace Hopper (retired Admiral, U.S. Navy)
This quote from Admiral Hopper succinctly captures the differences between Management and Leadership. Often People, use these words interchangeably and assume that if someone is in Management position than they automatically assumed the leadership mantle. That […]