The Talmud says " The highest form of wisdom is kindness" Sometimes the kindest thing you can do for someone is to listen. Death and life are in the power of the tongue... ·Force yourself to ask questions. ·Slow down your ‘thinking’ rate. We think … [Read more...] about Life and Death are in the Power of the Tongue
In the current discussion of Microsoft possibly taking over Yahoo, Steve Ballmer was quoted in one of many New York Times articles. As he was discussing his company's motives, he 'never once uttered the word Google, referring to the Internet giant … [Read more...] about Don’t Mention The Competition
Last night I had a great opportunity to speak before a group of professional women at the Haddassah in White Plains, New York. Besides becoming a life time member of this organization of which my wonderful Mother was for years, this was also a great … [Read more...] about From Crains to Hadassah
I learned a big lesson this weekend when I was doing a training session.As I had the groups doing exercises at their tables, I blew a whistle to gather everyone's attention back after the breakouts. This was not a good idea. For this group, I … [Read more...] about Don’t be a Whistle Blower
"Start the New Year with Some Action!" Happy and Healthy New Year and I’m sure we have all set some great resolutions or goals that we have started to put into motion. Those goals are dreams with a deadline or as I once heard- … [Read more...] about Taking A.C.T.I.O.N.
In my last post when I talked about my trip to the Middle East, I made the comment that the civilizations of thousands of years ago mesmerized me because they had none of the technology, tools, etc. to create what they did. I have spent the … [Read more...] about Something to Think About