Thoughts about people …

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Photo by Štefan Štefančík on Unsplash.com

I don’t divide the world into the weak and the strong, or the successes and the failures … I divide the world into the learners and nonlearners.
~ Benjamin Barber

A week dedicated to failure?

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Photo by Luiz Hanfilaque on Unsplash.com

A private school in Melbourne has created “failure week” in its curriculum. The intention is to encourage students to embrace failure and not just focus on success. Making mistakes is an important part of learning after all, and for all.

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Thoughts about self-respect

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Photo by Seth Doyle on Unsplash.com

To free us from the expectations of others, to give us back to ourselves – there lies the great singular power of self-respect.
~ Joan Didion

Are you taking care of yourself?

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Photo by Alisa Anton on Unsplash.com

In the busyness of life, it is easy to neglect our own self-care. We get caught up in our plans and commitments to work, business and people who are important to us. Commitment to our own well-being needs to be in that mix. 

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Thoughts about trust …

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Photo by Cherry Laithang on Unsplash.com

Trust is the glue of life. It’s the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It’s the foundational principle that holds all relationships.
~ Stephen Covey

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