You know you’re smart. You know on any given day you’re able to figure it out. But today, just for today, your brain is going on strike. Can’t process another piece of information. Can’t look at one more spread-sheet. Can’t listen to one more scintillating idea.
Mental fatigue. Shut-down. Brain-dead. (more…)
Boil it down, and every conversation unfolds in one of two ways: It becomes predictable, or it takes an unexpected turn.
A social dinner the other evening so compellingly reminds me. 7 of us in a beautiful home in the enchanted Lakes section of Hollywood, Florida where I live. 2 of the guests are new to me. (more…)
I read this suggestion the other day. It made my skin crawl.
Write down 10 things you would like to do differently in 2016, the offender suggests. Write each on a separate piece of paper. Toss the pieces of paper into a glass bowl. At the end of the year, retrieve the glass bowl, pull out your papers and see how you did.
10? Are you kidding me? (more…)