Self improvement is an honourable endeavour to pursue in your professional and personal life alike. Do you ask yourself how you are doing and track your progress?
Tag archive: choose your attitude
Happiness is often misunderstood. Many people think that when they achieve something they will be happy. When I get a better job, I will be happy. When I have more money, things will be good. In fact, it is the other way around. Success does not precede happiness. Rather, happiness precedes success.
They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
~ Andy Warhol
Even though I started working in the ski school a few weeks ago, I only recently attended the company induction program. Sixty-five of us were there. This was new for me. I am usually on the other side delivering the training. So began the first of many changes in my new world of work.
Do you avoid difficult conversations? I do. Not always. But sometimes I find some things stall me. It is usually when there is a lot at stake for me. My most used strategy – avoidance. Unfortunately – it is not always the best approach. Here are a few tips that might help.
Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
~ Abraham Lincoln
Life is like a wild tiger.
You can either lie down
and let it
Lay its paw on your head –
Or sit on its back and ride it.
~ RIDE THE WILD TIGER from A Guide for the Advanced Soul by Susan Hayward
Worry gives a small thing a big shadow.
Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.
~ Ralph Marston