Category Archives: Responsiveness

Why We Have To Do Something When We Observe a War of Words


Two of my Face Book “friends” got into a war of words on one of my posts. This went on for several days while I read and agonized. I seriously considered taking down the post. But I must admit that … Continue reading

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Why You MUST Persevere


I’m paralyzed. I’m numb. I don’t care. I am absolutely drained. I cannot muster the energy to think about what I should do, need to do, must do. In fact, I was barely able to open my blog editor, and … Continue reading

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What You Get Is What You Give


They say you get what you pay for. In relationships, it seems you get out of them, what you put in to them. Who will stay with someone, and give of themselves, if they don’t see anything coming back? Relationship … Continue reading

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Why You Need To Tell Me When It’s Time To Call It Quits


My Dad was a winner. In every sense of the word. He wasn’t famous. Or rich. Didn’t have any degrees. Never even went to High School. He was an immigrant who came to this country with a strong work ethic, … Continue reading

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A Case for Less Passion – 5 Reasons


OK, I am prepared for the onslaught of readers disagreeing with my premise. Not really! Hardly anyone reads my blog, so, you few, loyal, and truly treasured supporters are left with the burden of pointing out my (in your eyes) obvious … Continue reading

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A Half Dozen Bruising Lessons – Let Me Save You the Pain


Please keep reading. Don’t get turned off by what you are about to read. Hear me out. Give me a chance. I think it will be worth your while. I consider myself to be a good leader. Considerate, thoughtful, strategic, … Continue reading

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“It Fell Through the Cracks” – and Other Lame Excuses – 5 Ways to Close Those Cracks


“I’m sorry I didn’t respond to your request. It seems to have fallen through the cracks”. How many times have you heard, or uttered or written those oft-abused famous words? Look, most of us mean well, and want to be … Continue reading

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