Welcome! This is my hand-picked selection of the week’s best articles, blogs, and other motivational, inspirational or otherwise interesting content. Also included are the quotations and images I’ve used on various social media sites this week, as well as my favorite images and quotations from others.
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Articles Week Ending 22 June 2013 (Pacific Time):
5 Tips for Managing Diverse Personalities: http://managerialmayhem.com/motley-crew-5-tips-for-managing-diverse-personalities
What Marie Forleo Taught Me About Selling My Soul: http://www.forbes.com/sites/kathycaprino/2013/06/17/what-marie-forleo-taught-me-about-selling-my-soul
Learning to Say No: http://habitsofchange.com/learning-to-say-no/
Top 10 Lessons From Think and Grow Rich: http://charlesholmes.net/2013/06/top-10-lessons-from-think-grow-rich/
Canada’s Former Defence Minister Claims That Aliens Are Real: http://www.vice.com/en_ca/read/canadas-former-defence-minister-claims-that-aliens-are-real (not about goals, but fascinating!)
How Failure Made These Entrepreneurs Millions: http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227011
Questions to Stay Cutting Edge In Business: http://www.forbes.com/sites/juliapimsleur/2013/06/10/3-questions-to-stay-cutting-edge-in-business/
Using Social Media: http://www.marieforleo.com/2013/06/using-social-media/
Top 10 Things I’ve Learned at Work: http://www.inc.com/geoffrey-james/top-10-things-ive-learned-at-work.html
Facing Our Realities: http://onegrtlife.blogspot.com/2013/06/onegr8life-facing-our-realities.html
Seven Lessons Before I Was Able to Become Love: http://roxanajones.com/2013/06/20/seven-lessons-before-i-was-able-to-become-love-lesson-4-responsibility/
3 Ways to Make Your Content More Interesting: http://www.inboundwriter.com/content-marketing/3-ways-to-make-your-content-more-interesting/
When the Moment Arrives http://whatsyouravocado.com/when-the-moment-arrives
Drink What You’ve Dumped: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tom-lowery/drink-what-youve-dumpedpe_b_3394877.html
How to Work Smart and Ditch the Long-Hours Culture: http://www.peoplediscovery.co.uk/2013/06/21/how-to-work-smart-and-ditch-the-long-hours-culture/
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Quotations, Images, etc. Week Ending 22 June 2013:
Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Have the courage to do the right thing because it is right. ― W. Clement Stone
Honor uncertainty. It’s the womb from which all-knowingness comes. ― Mike Dooley, Notes from the Universe
…ladders are limiting-people can move up or down, on or off. Jungle gyms offer more creative exploration. There’s only one way to get to the top of a ladder but there are many ways to get to the top of a jungle gym. ― Sheryl Sandberg
Dwell on your successes. ― Meg Bertini
Don’t say what you want to do. Just do it. ― Matthew McConaughey
Success comes in cans; failure in can’ts. ― Wilfred Peterson.
What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly ― Richard Bach
GoalsHappenHere Articles Week Ending 22 June 2013:
We wear our lack of sleep and vacation time like a badge of honor. We’re proud that we get up at 6 in the morning and don’t go to sleep until midnight. When we live like that regularly, though, we are no good to ourselves, let alone others who depend on us and work with us. Read more here.