I love a cold morning in the fall. I enjoy the brisk chill in the air, the colors of the leaves illuminated by the first rays of the morning sun; the steam rising from a hot cup of coffee. It is a reflective time of year. It is a season of change; a time when everything goes dormant, but it always seems to whisper the promise of the coming year.
If you love what you do and are passionate about it, clients and customers will notice that. However, if you only care about the money, they will notice that as well.
I had an old high school classmate reach out to me the other week. Seems she had seen this post and wanted to apologize if there was ever a time when she might have ignored me. While I was surprised and greatly appreciated the gesture, I assured her I could not recall such an instance. But I also told her, even if I had, no apology would have been necessary.
Friend: ”Wow, you look like you’ve lost weight, what diet are you using?”
Me: “Hmmmm, the ‘get some damn exercise and quit eating shitty food’ diet…”
I’ve noticed a lot of social media postings today with the two simple words: “me too”. This hashtag has been posted by individuals who have been sexually harassed or assaulted at some point in their lives. This really hit home for me when personal friends posted the same two words. [Read more…] about Me Too
I’ll do it when I see someone out running who looks like they are enjoying themselves…