Even when no one is watching – act like everyone is watching.
Quote I’m pondering : “One of the big traps we have in the West is our intelligence, because we want to know that we know. Freedom allows you to be wise, but you cannot know wisdom, you must be wisdom. When my guru wanted to put me down, he called me ‘clever.’ When he wanted to reward me, he…
These words are often thought of as the same thing – but they aren’t. Management is necessary and valuable – but it takes both sides to succeed.The Manager accepts a role to give instructions, insist and monitor.Followers / Workers agree to recognise authority and complete orders given.Managers are often appointed, using designated authority from above….
“Who is responsible for this?” That sounds like someone looking to place blame and not praiseTaking ownership and responsibility is often hard. Placing blame is easy. Taking responsibility builds trust – Placing blame destroys trust – you choose.
The following post is from WaitButWhy.com author Tim Urban. Like a lot of what Tim writes, I think it is genius. Well worth five minutes Pluralistic IgnorancePsychologists use a term called “pluralistic ignorance” to describe the phenomenon of “no one believes, but everyone thinks that everyone believes.” Here’s a way to visualize it: Imagine a group…
Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer the negative elements in your life, don’t sit at home and think about it.Go out and get busy! — Dale Carnegie
Sometimes it isn’t about us – people just have their own stuff going on that we don’t know about unless we take the time to understand.