Monthly Archives: May 2011

Letting Friday Be Final

Friday comes every seven days--and that’s a good thing. Fridays are the end of the work week for most. (If it not yours, please adjust this post to fit your situation.) It launches us into rest, relaxation, and family time. But not everyone likes Fridays. [...]

By | 2011-05-10T01:27:20+00:00 May 13th, 2011|Leadership|0 Comments

What Do I Do Now?

Most people do keep a to-do list, even if in their head (a really bad place to keep lists). Cards, planners, and computer programs contain a line upon line journal of our obligations. To-do lists grow like kudzu vines in Georgia. Soon, the items all [...]

By | 2011-05-10T01:29:31+00:00 May 10th, 2011|Leadership|0 Comments

The Hardest But Best Lesson

Few take criticism well. We nod in agreement Franklin P. Jones. He observed, “Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger.” The word that comes to mind in such circumstances is “unfair.” Sometimes “fair” is in [...]

By | 2011-05-10T01:09:03+00:00 May 10th, 2011|Reflections|0 Comments