Tag Archives: work

The Rules Have Changed. You Should Too.

In the 21st century, somebody or something has changed the rules about how our world works. ~Eddie Obeng Chaos Reigns Life isn’t about following the rules, putting your time in and being taken care of when you’re older anymore. The world changed when we weren’t looking, and we need to catch up. Doug and I […]

Rules Of Life?

I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for […]

Disorder In Life And Back Again.

Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled, Light shone, and order from disorder sprung. ~John Milton Where is my white picket fence? Disorder and unexpected change are a part of our lives. There’s a shift occurring… in society, in business, in spirituality… […]

So, Who ARE These Monkeys, And Why Do They Keep Telling Me What To Do?

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt It’s been seven weeks since I decided to find out what […]

Reevaluate Your Work.

I do believe that we have the opportunity to continue – I repeat myself over and over again with this – to redefine and reinvent ourselves and as long as we do that, then I think we’ve got some pretty good odds in our favor, because we’re not always presenting the same thing.~ Patrick Warburton […]

You Gotta Love What You Do.

Never continue in a job you don’t enjoy. If you’re happy in what you’re doing, you’ll like yourself, you’ll have inner peace. And if you have that, along with physical health, you will have had more success than you could possibly have imagined. ~Johnny Carson Who inspired you? Who encouraged you to dream about a […]

Do Your Past Job Skills Point To Something New?

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved. ~Helen Keller Combine Your Skills Into Something New Doug and I learned a lot about our current marketable skills when we reviewed our job history. We discovered that we possess […]