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#29 Together We Can, Values In Action!

Ken Blanchard puts it: “The best minute I spend is the one I invest in people.”  Albert Schweitzer put it: “The only ones among you to be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.”  Will Rogers put it: “What you’ll remember when you’re old are the things you did for others.”

How do you put it?

Together We Can - Values in Action!

#28 Together We Can, Values In Action!

How to argue in peace:  Hear the other person without interrupting.  Begin your response by thinking, “I’d rather be happy than right.”  State your fears (inside every opinion that causes a rift is a fear – and we are more willing to give up fears than cherished opinions.)  Focus on issues, not personalities.

H. Rather

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#27 Together We Can, Values In Action!

Life is a series of collisions with the future,” said Ortega y Gasset. “It is not a sum of what we have been but what we yearn to be.”  What do you yearn to be?

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#26 Together We Can, Values In Action!

Did you hand out the reward but forget the recognition? A reward is the car or trip given for past performance. Recognition is the medal or plaque that underscores someone’s value to the group. “A man wouldn’t sell his life,” a WWII soldier explained, “but he would give it for a piece of colored ribbon.

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#25 Together We Can, Values In Action!

Part of being your best is looking your best.  Remember, you never get a second change to make a first impression.