Coaching and Managing · Inspiration · Leadership

Think and Do

Think and do.  So states the slogan of my Alma mater, North Carolina State University.  I do love my university, and look at all the achievements and accomplishments with great pride. Recently, reading a self-help article made me think about the “Think and Do” slogan.  The article listed what characteristics will make an individual a…… Continue reading Think and Do

Inspiration · Leadership · legacy · Living · Politics

The Wisdom of Building, The Foolishness of Destroying

With most things, tearing down and destroying is much easier than building and creating.  An engineer or architect may spend months designing and drawing up plane, workers may spend more time building and constructing.  Building something worthwhile takes time and effort.  Any fool can come in with a wrecking ball and tear it down in…… Continue reading The Wisdom of Building, The Foolishness of Destroying

Coaching and Managing · Gratitude · Inspiration · Leadership

Gratitude Journal Day 13, Those Who Teach Others

Sometimes it seems as if we live in a “dog-eat-dog” kind of world.  Cutthroat business practices are often glamorized and encouraged.  People can be set to fail, or to be left behind by those who possess more knowledge and experience.  In this mindset, knowledge is leverage to use to keep others from competing, or to…… Continue reading Gratitude Journal Day 13, Those Who Teach Others