|Not all lessons have to be learned the hard way. Sometimes a funny experience can teach us a lesson.|
|Don't Take Yourself Too Seriously|
was a fun lesson I learned while playing a rest home gig. I think many
times we take ourselves too seriously. Most situations can be a lot
more relaxed and fun than we make them.
spend a large part of our lives trying to build a career and make a
living. Along the way we learn many valuable lessons about ourselves
and how to interact with others. I bet you will relate to some of these stories.|
|We Don't Want Satisfied Customers|
a pretty provocative statement, but read the article and let me know
what you think. This is a true story from a very stressful event in my
life. Would you
have done the same?
|The Importance of Communications|
Like many of my lessons learned, this one was painful!
|Your Conservative Proposal|
a conservative proposal and deliver ahead of time. This is much better
than delivering an aggressive proposal and being late!
|Stories with Suspense|
|A bit of suspense will make for a stronger impression.|
|When Not to Say "Boo!" - by Gerard S. Coard|
Sometimes it is just best to keep our mouths shut.
|BANG! BANG! - by Gerard S. Coard|
When you come close to loosing your life - now, that gets your attention!
|Personal Growth and Fulfillment|
of the lessons we learn are funny and some are embarrassing. In any
case, we learn about ourselves and what we can contribute to
|Learn to Listen|
This was a very embarrassing incident, but the lesson was written indelibly in my brain!
|Do What You Do Best|
We all have our unique strengths and our shortcomings. As
this article points out, you will be happiest and most productive when
you do what you do best.
|The Ponytail - by Dennis Montgomery|
You may never know what people like about you. You may never
know what a positive influence you are having on others!
|Perseverance and Success|
|One Step at a Time|
This is a lesson that we learn while out hiking, but it is applicable in many areas of life!