The world is a small place and you never know where an acquaintance or favor you’ve done for someone is going to […]
I’ve learned that having a huge ego or treating people in a derogatory way is simply going to leave you alone and […]
I have a way of dealing with people that don’t have my best interests in mind. There are those that just want […]
Avoid toxic people and toxic ideas. Run, do not walk away from them. It’s important to have the ability and willingness to […]
There is a lovely passage in Arthur Mills’ Death of a Salesman that will answer this question for you. The protagonist in […]
The nature of my personality is to be controlling, and if I see a situation that needs help, I want to be […]
I don’t hold grudges but once I determine that someone has a flawed character, is selfish or creating havoc, I usually think […]
I think it is very important to be choice-full with your friendships not who is there. A measure of friendship is two […]
If you look at my close friends, they span a socio-economic line from someone who is just above the poverty line to […]
I think what’s important, whether in business or personal, is accepting people for who they are and not who you want them […]
We have a saying at Acumen: “assume goodness.” When you are dealing with people across the globe in a busy environment, it’s […]
You’ve got to be there for them from the time they arrive in your life so you understand them, but most of […]
I’ve learned that you cannot impose your will on others. I think it’s very difficult to do this and be happy. It […]
I think you have to communicate so that what you’re giving is not your advice; it’s the advice that they think is […]
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