What’s one statement that describes both the best and the worst advice you’ve ever received? You would probably be surprised at how much thought perfect strangers will invest in answering that question. Here are some of the more frequent answers I heard: Calm down. Just walk away. The past is the past. Don’t make waves. …Read More about Mixed Messages
He is a fool who cannot be angry; but he is a wise man who will not. — Benjamin Franklin Anger is a normal human emotion. Expressing, suppressing or calming are reasonable ways to manage your anger. Done well, they all help you keep the lid on anger or as Mr. Franklin says, makes you wise. …Read More about More Tips for Keeping the Lid on Anger
The other day I met a friend who has been away getting training in Texas for four months; he and his wife are home for the holidays. We arranged to meet at a diner for breakfast, and while I originally suggested 8:00, I thought he countered with 8:30, but he stuck with my original suggestion, …Read More about What’s worth waiting for?