Six

6 Patience. Admittedly, I’m not the most patient person at times. I’m especially impatient when witnessing others making excuses and squandering their time and their opportunities to grow and improve, to make the changes necessary to get better personally and professionally. It’s my passion and my plight. I’m writing this to challenge myself, and to […]

Spaced Out

What happened: Waiting in the long line for concessions at the movie theatre, while the guy behind me is literally breathing down my neck, practically on top of me, impatiently huffing and puffing semi-obnoxiously over the slowness of the line. What should have happened: #1) Recognize that you’re not the only one here who is […]

Tool Time-Part 2

In Tool Time-Part 1, I strongly recommended embracing the 3R’s to avoid being a “tool” much of the time. I was simply advocating doing what you say you will do, when you say you will do it. Here in Part 2, I’m proposing the 3P’s to lowering one’s “Tool-IQ” for effective communication: 1. Consider if alternatives to your way […]