Saturday, October 15, 2016

12 Phrases That Will Make You More Confident

Via Inc.

The more you use these, the better you'll feel.

1. I wouldn't worry about it

2. Go for it.

3. Doing it this way works for me.

4. I understand where you're coming from.

5. Why not me?

6. Anything is possible.

7. I need to say something.

8. I made a mistake.

9. Tell me more.

10. Can you help me?

11. What can I do to help?

12. I'll find an answer.

and - not included on this list - my key to getting issues resolved:

"Who do I need to talk to to solve this problem?"

Lovely phrase. Cuts through stiffnecked bureaucracy like a soldering iron through butter.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Bury the Lead

In an article about the likely new UN Secretary General, CNN waited until paragraph 11 to mention that he was a socialist.

Maybe should have opened with "Socialist Former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres".

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

How to Coil An Extension Cord

Overworked & Underpaid:

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