From the monthly archives:

April 2010

One-Minute Answer:  “I got nothing done today!”   Don’t be so hard on yourself. After all, the best laid plans… That said; there are steps you can take to seize control of your day.   Last week you saw that in every moment of life you are using time in one of five ways: (1) [...]


One-Minute Answer:  As a result of reading this week’s advice, you’ll be six minutes closer to death.   A morbid thought? No…the truth! Someone once said, “Only three things in life cannot be recalled—time passed, the spent arrow, and the spoken word.” Since I’m not an expert on archery and given that communication is an [...]


Why am I here?

by Sam on April 13, 2010

One-Minute Answer:  Your array of talents, skills, and values shape a unique person. Out of that once-in-history amalgam juts a personality without peer. You have been created to bring value to this world in a way that no one else can.   People count on your uniqueness. They are at home, at work, and in [...]


One-Minute Answer:  You may remember a while back reading the answers to “How can I best build credibility with my boss?” That counsel pointed to what supervisors, executives, and boards of directors look for in their direct reports.   You might be equally interested to know what upsets the people you report to. Since the behaviors [...]