Three lessons Glacier taught me about mental attitude:

Three lessons Glacier taught me about mental attitude: Unquestionably, optimism beats pessimism How you see things is in your control Use patience to train yourself to see only positively •  •  •  •  • This website is about our MIND. To read today’s post about our BODY, click here. If you want to stay on this site and read […]

How fast should we drive during midlife? (a Disney flashback)

  A Disney flashback. How fast should we drive during midlife? Had a Disney leader (Guy Smith) in 2000 request that at every one-on-one meeting he wanted his direct reports to share one example of how they ‘drove 65’ the previous week. In this metaphor, we assume the speed limit is 55 mph, and his theory […]

Lessons cease when we cease, no sooner

  Lessons cease when we cease, no sooner. Perhaps the greatest lesson? Knowing that life is lived one day at a time, no matter what happened yesterday, or what will happen tomorrow. Past accomplishments and future hopes do not guarantee anything today. That’s our job. To guarantee our day, today, is remarkable. It’s called personal […]

What resonated with you yesterday?

Flying home yesterday from Knoxville, I was struck by something I read from Copyblogger. This notion that we may need to decide if we’re willing to be called crazy. What type of attitude is required to actually imagine being called crazy, and what type of attitude is required to move forward anyway? Next Blog