S:0107 Top 10 List: Jack Welch’s Six Rules

From Jack Welch, CEO of General Electric. 1. Face reality as it is, not as it was or as you wish it to be. 2. Be candid with everyone. 3. Don’t manage, lead. 4. Change before you have to. 5. If you don’t have a competitive advantage, don’t compete. 6. Control your own destiny, or…Continue Reading →

S:0106 Quote: Life

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Life is Hard. Life is Easy. The Results are the same. Take your pick.” Steve Straus (1945- )   Copyright 1997 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.Continue Reading →

S:0105 Attainment: Well-being

(Attainments are levels of growth along a path of development.)   Level 5 – Well-being Your emotional, physical and spiritual bodies combine to result in well-being; all systems are working and integrated. Level 4 – Healthy Your body is fully functional; enough vim and vigor; good diet and supportive routine. There is minimum to moderate…Continue Reading →

S:0104 Distinction: Prepare vs. Rehearse

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   It’s a good idea to rehearse when you are going to give a fixed performance, be it a presentation, play or any event where there is a need for you to stick to a planned script.…Continue Reading →

S:0103 Quote: Coaching the Young

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Listen to the mustn’ts, child Listen to the don’ts Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the won’ts Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me… Anything can happen, child Anything can be.” Shel Silverstein (by way of Richard Brodie, author of “Virus of the…Continue Reading →