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What could a pencil or saying ‘E’ have to do with your emotional state? If you insert a pencil in your mouth as above it forces your mouth to smile.  So does pronouncing the letter ‘E”. When you smile it engages muscles that give you a feeling...

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What really makes you happy? http://www.vimeo.com/150347080 Is happiness worth 12 minutes? Then listen to this! The best questions foster understanding, spark innovation, diffuse negative conflict, and build influence – Spiral Daily poses one question each work...

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Where is your freedom? “Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms— to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” ― Viktor E. Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning Viktor Frankl is...

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What is the best way to solve a problem or make a decision? Get Distance for Perspective Center Recall your big picture intention – are you caught in small details clouding your perspective? Seek perspective from your trusted advisors Take a break from the issue...

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What keeps breaking over and over? How many times will you be annoyed before you change it? This fence was broken and repaired at least twice a year over 25 years before it was removed totally. How commited are you to something that demands repeated maintenance...

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What’s a good way to respond to someone complaining? Ask, “What would you like from me, to listen or to solve?” When you ask two things happen, he or she becomes more aware that they are complaining and you get permission for your next response or...