When People Speak Ill of You

That some will speak ill of you is one of life’s contants. It can come in several forms, but every human being will experience it. I’ve found many of those who consistently aim negativity toward others to be perennial offenders. This is to say, the same people cultivate much of the world’s negativity. Every now […]

Friday Stream of Consciousness – 91

stream of consciousness

Here are some things on my mind this Friday: Oh Miley, what have you done? So sad. If there’s a silver lining in the whole incident, it’s that our culture still seems to have some moral line that can be crossed. I’m not saying the line is in the right place–I’m just saying the line […]

The Fastest Way to Ruin Your Staff Team

Mouth on Fire

The fastest way to ruin your staff team is to hire and tolerate people who gossip about or slander others–especially others on the team. Many staff problems stem from careless talk–an inappropriately revealed secret, an unkind word in a small group, a slow air leak of negativity. Occasional “tongue drift” happens–occasions where people say something […]