January Changes The first full week of 2016 is coming to an end and what a week it has been. We have covered a few topics since the start of the year but the underlying theme has been change – embracing and growing through it. In keeping with that, we too have undergone and made some changes and the one that I am most excited about is the start of the everyday wisdom feature that is now available to Subscribers and members of this community. For the past six months,
It Comes From Within “…If you think you need sound bites to inspire your work, then you’re in the wrong line of work. If your work doesn’t inspire you, you owe it to yourself to search for work that does. And searching for quotes to keep your spirits up is like filling a bottomless pit with a few grains of sand. Happiness comes only from within.” Steve Tobak Last Motivational Monday the difference between motivation and inspiration was discussed here and without belaboring the point, we return somewhat to that
Unsolicited Advice Have you ever received advice from someone who you either do not know or did not ask for their opinion? What do you do with unsolicited advice? We each have our own way of doing things and being in the world. Yet some people have appointed themselves experts on everything. Then there are others who have excelled in their field (congrats) and now feel that no other course ought to be charted but theirs. Everyone must follow them or, according to them, you will not get too far.
Motivational Monday Another Monday and back to work for many after a nice or not-so nice weekend. Were you feeling motivated or inspired to get up and go this morning? What is the difference you ask? That is my exploration in this morning post on what is popularly called “Motivational Monday,” or “Monday Motivation” on most social media platforms. Mondays even has its own hashtag and I too use it although I understand that there is a difference – subtle to some but not so much so to others –