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26
Jul

Ubuntu (oo-boon-too): an old African word meaning “humanity,” beautifully translated as, “I am because we are.” Essentially, we can only experience our humanity through our interactions with others. Ubuntu compels us to look after each other with kindness, compassion, and generosity of spirit. I discovered Ubuntu staying at a Radisson. It was 3:00am when I called […]

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19
Jul

Einstein said, “If I had an hour to solve a problem and my life depended on the solution, I would spend the first 55 minutes determining the proper question to ask, for once I know the proper question to ask, I could solve the problem in less than five minutes.” There are two kinds of […]

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12
Jul

We don’t stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing. (attributed mostly to George Bernard Shaw, sometimes to Benjamin Franklin or Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe) This line was quoted in the movie Tag, which I had the joy of watching recently. Based on a true story, the movie showcases a group […]

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04
Jul

60 years ago we didn’t own a personal computer 27 years ago we didn’t have access to the Internet 14 years ago we didn’t have a Facebook or LinkedIn account 11 years ago we were not addicted to our smartphones   Constantly connected by screens at home and at work, no wonder it feels like […]

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28
Jun

Shoshin is a concept in Zen Buddhism that means “beginner’s mind.” Like children, beginners are open to new learning and discovering. But as we collect experiences and knowledge in a subject, a job, or in life, we tend to ignore new information. Eventually we listen for information that confirms and validates what we already know […]

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21
Jun

Admittedly Warren Buffett was petrified of public speaking. After taking a Dale Carnegie course in 1952, he taught an investment class at a local college to overcome his fears and sharpen this important skill. Today the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway asserts, “Effective public speaking instantly raises a person’s value by 50%.” Every day we are […]

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14
Jun

I have a confession… I’ve been kissing a lot of worms lately. Figuratively, not literally. I keep getting in the weeds on projects – I’m so far in that I’m kissing worms. For example, Cindy on my team took the initiative to set up a follow-up meeting with a client. I insisted on participating and […]

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07
Jun

Golden State Warriors are in the NBA Finals… again! And Coach Steve Kerr’s strategically choreographed halftime routine undoubtedly contributes to that success. “Clip that!” Throughout the first half of every game, Warriors coaches call out, “Clip that!” to identify a great play by the Warriors to be edited from video footage. Replay the Highlights Then […]

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31
May

According to research: 65% of employees want more feedback from their boss 72% believe their performance would improve if their boss offered more feedback   And yet feedback continues to be hijacked. Why? Because, in spite of its enormous value, it can be confronting. Ultimately feedback reveals us to ourselves. Consequently, people avoid asking for […]

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