Oh Deer

Oh Deer

It’s not a humor article, but it could have been. Then again, it could have not happened at all. You could have… You could have left earlier. Or later. You could have stayed in the left lane, passing cars, rather than slowing to the right. You could have...
Which Motivates More: A Carrot or a Stick?

Which Motivates More: A Carrot or a Stick?

The origins of the saying are unclear. It starts with a donkey being guided by a carrot strung in front of him, just out of reach. The desire for the carrot will get that donkey to move forward. If it doesn’t, the owner may hit the donkey from behind with a...
Which Role Do You Play?

Which Role Do You Play?

All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many parts. – ¬†William Shakespeare, As You Like It How often have we heard, “Life is not a dress...
Grow at Your Own Pace

Grow at Your Own Pace

A friend propagated a plant and divided it among nine friends at an annual gathering. It was meant to symbolize our continued growth in our individual areas of business. We would each grow on our own, separately and from afar. Yet, we’d symbolically grow...