2019 Commencement Thoughts
…Helpful thoughts for the next steps in your life’s journey Every year, beginning near the end of May and continuing into early June, there is a flurry of ritual activity at this country’s educational institutions. In the U.S., there are over 4,200 degree granting colleges and universities and over 20,500 high schools who each […]
Things Mentally and Emotionally Strong People Do
…and Don’t Do Over the past several weeks, I have received, and found, a growing number of lists of things mentally and emotionally strong people do and don’t do. At this point, I have six lists containing more than 60 different recommended behaviors or habits that the reader is encouraged to engage. Some of […]
Several times over the past few years, the Tuesday Reading has focused on biases: Biased? We all are. Bias — If you have a brain, you’re biased. Mitigating Bias — When hiring staff. Train Your Brain — To help you avoid your biases. Today, we continue with this general theme focusing on the unconscious nature of many […]
Holding a Grudge? Likely? Possibly?
… Let it go. “Holding a grudge is like swallowing poison and expecting the other person to be hurt by it.” —— Mark Goulston, M.D. author […]