Monday, October 31, 2011

31 October

Be strong about who you are. Don’t be afraid to speak up when something goes against your principles. 

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Saturday, October 29, 2011

29 October

Floss. Regularly. Not just the day before you go to the dentist.

Friday, October 28, 2011

28 October

Have a moment of unbridled joy today. The rush of happiness will do you good.

Thursday, October 27, 2011

27 October

If you call some goofy idea an “experiment” it seems less stupid. Use this to your advantage.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

26 October

Ensure that every employee understands how his daily work contributes to the company’s financial success.  An explicit connection to the outcome keeps everyone focused.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

25 October

Just because you are paranoid doesn’t mean people aren’t out to get you.

Monday, October 24, 2011

24 October

In the costume party of life, it's fun to try out a new identity. However, be mindful that the person underneath the mask will eventually be revealed!

Sunday, October 23, 2011

October 23

Two words that make most everything taste better: Bacon Wrapped.

Saturday, October 22, 2011

22 October

It doesn’t matter if the glass is half full or half empty - once you realize that you are the one holding the pitcher.

Friday, October 21, 2011

21 October

A book loaned is often a book lost. Lend only those books you won’t mind never seeing again.

Thursday, October 20, 2011

20 October

When you commit to a deadline, keep it. Produce the report, return the call, or make the decision by the agreed date and time. Demonstrate professionalism.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

18 October

Pajama pants and slippers are not appropriate attire for the grocery store, Walmart, or the gas station. If you sleep in it, don't wear it outside.

Monday, October 17, 2011

17 October

In the landscaping of life, you can rip out everything and start again at bare dirt. Or, you can keep what grows well, winnow what doesn’t, and improve from there.

Sunday, October 16, 2011

16 October

Plan the week's meals on Sunday to eliminate the after work "What's for dinner?" stress.

Saturday, October 15, 2011

15 October

Yardwork is almost enjoyable when the weather is beautiful. Get those leaves raked before the cold air descends.

Friday, October 14, 2011

14 October

You can be paid well to work with cool people on cool projects.  Believe it is possible, then make it happen.

Thursday, October 13, 2011

13 October

When you happen upon a stretch of sidewalk covered deeply by colorful fallen leaves, be sure to kick your feet up as you go. It’s still fun!

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

12 October

Don’t hate the nice people. Just nod and smile and enjoy their happiness while it shines on you. Then you can go back to being cranky.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

11 October

If you just said "Be quiet!" and "Get out of the way!" to your child, don't be surprised when the next thing you say is, "Why are you crying?"

Monday, October 10, 2011

10 October

Pumpkins mark the transition into cooler fall temperatures. Bring one home to celebrate the pleasantness to come. 

Saturday, October 8, 2011

8 October

If you stay on the porch long enough, you are bound to meet the neighbors. Sit a spell and prepare for some friendly conversation.

Friday, October 7, 2011

7 October

If you choose to play, play by the rules. Cheaters cheapen the experience for everyone.

Thursday, October 6, 2011

6 October

Persistence without patience brings disappointment. Allow time for your dream to come true.

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

5 October

If you insist on having the last word, make sure it’s a good one.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

4 October

The difference between “a piece of cake” and “a cake walk” is that one means “easy” and the other is a fight for chairs until one man is left standing. And that man does NOT take the cake!

Monday, October 3, 2011

3 October

When your relatives prefer the company of strangers, perhaps you aren’t quite as charming as you think.

Sunday, October 2, 2011

2 October

A clean car seems to run smoother. Give your ride a bath today.

Saturday, October 1, 2011

1 October

In the church choir of life, good singers blend voices with their neighbors for a unified sound. Go choral in your world today.