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What do you miss when you hurry? Hurrying causes you to miss things. While not the end of the world if I missed this flower, what if you missed: Hearing an important message from a colleague A warning sign for impending problems The smile of a loved one Appreciation...

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What is your intention for the next words you speak, write, or think?   Considering your intent before you speak is one of the best ways to: Avoid unintended destructive conflict Clarify your communication Increase understanding for the receiver Even better state...

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What is the downfall of being in a fishbowl? Even if your fishbowl is fabulous, it gives you limited perspective to grow or appreciate what you have. What if you went to visit other companies, teams, or even neighborhoods? Even taking a different route to work, going...

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How able are you to appreciate something that hasn’t happened yet?   Imagination and expectation are two powerful creators. Appreciation of an outcome before it is visible sets your intention in motion! Have you ever noticed the planning and the journey often are more...

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Who has an opposite viewpoint as yours? How willing are you to see his or her view?     Seeking an opposing viewpoint is a great way to expand your perspective, knowledge and connections.  It can be difficult though.  Tips for success: Be clear about your...

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What do absolutely love about your life’s work?   When you talk about the love of your work does it warm you up?! Does it draw people in? I so enjoyed listening to Howard Schultz speak of the knife merchant in Italy. I think there is that story in all of us...