“Be Yourself” Is Really Bad Advice…

  Your client has expectations. Your boss has expectations. Your colleagues have expectations. Yes be authentic. But exercise caution. Practice diplomacy.  Manage not only their expectations… but yours. Don’t be yourself. Be the yourself you want yourself to be. ~ m    
Epic Fail…

  Failure has fallen on hard times. It’s no longer our fault – no longer our failure. It’s a “fail” we say – as if some evil entity appeared to derail our project, or idea, or decision. By deflecting blame…
They Are Wrong – Money Buys Happiness

  Money is an enabler. (see kickstarter.com) Money is a standard of measure. (see boxofficemojo.com) Money may not buy happiness, but it’s related… Money contributes to better healthcare. Money provides better education and home ownership. Yes, the love of money may be…
Where Were You A Year Ago?

  A year ago today was nothing special. It was spent doing whatever a person ‘looking for the next challenge’ usually does… …trying to stay focused on the task at hand – on the goal or just trying to get…