If you're a long-time follower of this site, then you know it's like that flower that blooms only once every seven years. Yes, that's the flower that also smells like a rotting human corpse, but we're getting lost in the metaphor. The point is, it's time for a rebirth. Both for me professionally and for this site.
Eternal sunshine of the grateful mind
If you follow me on Windows Live, then you may have noticed my personal message today is “have an attitude of gratitude.” As corny as it may be, I think it’s an incredibly simple and powerful sentiment that helps to combat feelings of entitlement and general ennui. Most of us experience those emotions from time …
A colleague recently offered me some sage advice, and it comes with a nifty acronym to boot. He said never to make an important decision when you’re: Hungry Angry Lonely Tired That’s really good advice, but I’m afraid I’d never be able to make any decisions. Ever. - Greg Windows Live Tags: Life Lessons, Advice, Humor
The mayonnaise jar
A professor stood before his philosophy class with some items on the table in front of him. When the class began, he silently picked up a very large and empty mayonnaise jar and started to fill it with golf balls. When the jar would hold no more golf balls, he then asked the students if the …