How you handle yourself in every situation can directly impact and control your future outcome, as it relates to both personal relationships and future business endeavors. If you allow others to treat you poorly, you shouldn’t be surprised if that relationship is toxic. If you allow team members to treat each other with a lack of respect, then you shouldn’t be surprised that your team lacks positive cohesion. (Casey Jacox)
Self awareness is key to Perception.
The 92-year-old, petite, well-poised and proud lady, who is fully dressed each morning by eight o’clock, with her hair fashionably coifed and makeup perfectly applied, even though she is legally blind, moved to a nursing home today. Her husband of 70 years recently passed away, making the move necessary. After many hours of waiting patiently in the lobby of the nursing home, she smiled sweetly when told her room was ready. As she maneuvered her walker to the elevator, I provi
Another great story from our friends at Humans of New York (HONY) “I’m ninety but I feel like I’m fifty. I don’t take any medicine. I never complain. I’m just happy to be alive. I tell people: ‘Start with what you have, not with what you want.’ Every day I dance for two hours. And I’m still really interesting too. I love politics and literature. I love the sciences. And I’ve got a boyfriend named Alexander. We exchange books. I don’t even know how old he is.”