Do Looks Matter for Success? When it comes to my book, I think they do.
- Greeting everyone you meet before they greet you.
- Holding doors for others
- Smiling at everyone you pass
Back from a wonderful four day weekend in Hawaii, the annual maintenance trip my wife and I take to Kona to look after our condo. We hadn't been in over a year, and wanted to see the new tile that replaced the awful carpet. The tile looked great, and … [Continue reading]
Are White Collar Workers Inherently Dishonest? The new season of Survivor says Yes This season a new gimmick - there are three tribes - white collar, blue collar, and no-collar. I've done all three, although mostly white and no-collar. I can relate … [Continue reading]
I now have an agent to represent my forthcoming book about Mussar, the 1000-year-old Jewish Spiritual practice of personal ethics. As I write, he is pitching it to publishers. Should I celebrate now? On the one hand, it is an important milestone. … [Continue reading]
On Wednesday night, I saw my Mussar* teacher, Alan Morinis, give a talk. He was amazing as always. He said something that really hit me - Learning is not transformational. Experience is transformational. His latest book explores the 48 ways of … [Continue reading]