Archives For Wisdom

Jan 1

A new year can begin on any day

You can reset your life and start a “new year” at any time during the year. It’s just most common for people to do so today.

I start planning for the new year in November every fall.

Happy New Year!

Related Posts:

A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties.

Quote about optimism by Harry S. Truman

Anyone who isn’t embarrassed of who they were last year probably isn’t learning enough.

Quote from author Alain de Botton

There are times people around you make a big deal over something that you don’t care about.

You do the same with them. Sometimes what you have to say doesn’t mean much to your audience.

When you find that sweet spot where you make much ado about something you all care about, you can build on that common ground and lead the tribe.

Several years ago I visited a small-town grocery store to pick up a few items for my parents. While at the store I ran into a lady I knew while in high school but hadn’t seen in some time.

She asked, “Are you staying busy these days?” Continue Reading…