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Weekly Tip for January 18th, 2023 “Get better not bitter”

Have you ever heard the expression, “Don’t get bitter, get better”? No matter who you are, things will not always work out as you planned. Rather than wallowing in self-pity, figure out what you can learn from the experience and make yourself better because of it. This technique allows you to maximize the amount of […]


Weekly Tip for January 12th, 2023 “Courtesy rewards”

You would be surprised by how nice and accommodating people become when you smile at them, courteously ask them, “How are you?”, or open a door for them. I can think of countless times when I’ve been courteous to people and, in return, they went out of their way to help me. I’ve received discounts, […]


Weekly Tip for December 27th, 2022 “IF”

“If” – There are no guarantees in life. Have you ever read the quote: “Half of life is “if” Life is about taking calculated risks; it is about playing with “if.” Nothing is for sure. Although we should plan how we’d like things to happen, bear in mind that things don’t always work out as […]


Weekly Tip for December 20th, 2022 “Confidence”

Everyone always tells you to be confident. Then when you show self-confidence, they say you have an inflated ego! What gives? Confidence is about believing you can do something. Having an ego is about believing others cannot. Self-confidence only deals with the self. Be confident, show confidence, and leave the ego behind.


Weekly Tip for December 14th, 2022 “Smart risks”

– Wayne Gretzky was credited with saying, “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” You are not guaranteed that they will all go in, but don’t be afraid to take smart risks. The worst thing that will happen is that you will find yourself right back where you started. Go and ask that […]


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– Welsh Looky, Project Manager