Category Archives: positivity

Leadership Resilience Quote of the Day

“I have always believed that hope is that stubborn thing inside us that insists, despite all the evidence to the contrary, that something better awaits us so long as we have the courage to keep reaching, to keep working, to … Continue reading

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Difficult People.

Difficult people are everywhere. You may even be one of them sometimes! John is a new employee in the office. This is his first job, out of school. He’s young and nervous. He won’t stay focused on anything. He cannot … Continue reading

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A Picture is Worth a 1000 Words – This is what TEAMWORK looks like!

NASA Team Celebrating Curiosity’s Touchdown!

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Are you an Optimist?

“An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity; a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.” Winston Churchill   Imagine you are 18, a bomb goes off on the humvee you are driving in Iraq. A million thoughts are going … Continue reading

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We should all be more like Gumby.

What is Resilience? If we go to the dictionary, we’ll find that it’s the power or ability to return to the original form, position, etc., after being bent, compressed, or stretched; elasticity. Doesn’t sound comfortable, does it? Kind of like … Continue reading

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Resilience and Self-Awareness

“At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.” Lao Tzu Mike Judge was the kid who was always doodling in class. He would crack his classmates up … Continue reading

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Resilience & Confidence

John Grisham was a small time lawyer trying to make it big. He didn’t get any of the good cases, just the boring, mundane stuff. He says he spent much of his day loitering around pretending to look busy. One … Continue reading

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