Clay Nelson is known throughout the U.S. as a personal planning speaker, writer, coach, and workshop leader. In his blog he writes what to do if your business is going down. When the market is down you should you should go back to the basics of what builds businesses , he says. The basics such as communication, planning, passion, team, accountability, and leadership…
But also important is to state a purpose statement and you start every day by referring to that statement.
Keeping a positive attitude, having a plan, and not defaulting to business as usual, will make a difference in how you see yourself, your clients, your team, the economy, and your life in general, and it will effect, in a positive way, how you choose to interact with the world and the results you get. So let’s go forward and kick some tail, keeping in mind not only what you are committed to produce, but also who you are committed to be!
To read The Economist is a good start of the week. Sometimes they are also funny. As in the leader, Welcome aboard, about fear of flying. I often wondered about these life-jackets. I would prefer parachutes.
From The Economist;
“GOOD morning, ladies and gentlemen. We are delighted to welcome you aboard Veritas Airways, the airline that tells it like it is. Please ensure that your seat belt is fastened, your seat back is upright and your tray-table is stowed. At Veritas Airways, your safety is our first priority. Actually, that is not quite true: if it were, our seats would be rear-facing, like those in military aircraft, since they are safer in the event of an emergency landing. But then hardly anybody would buy our tickets and we would go bust.
Your life-jacket can be found under your seat, but please do not remove it now. In fact, do not bother to look for it at all. In the event of a landing on water, an unprecedented miracle will have occurred, because in the history of aviation the number of wide-bodied aircraft that have made successful landings on water is zero.
…………… Read the whole story. It may get you thinking about security.
Finns det något bättre sätt än att skicka ett kort till dina vänner. Det gör både dig och dina vänner glada. Berthe Morisot graciösa akvarell lyser upp även då det regnar.
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