“Your job is to discover your work and then surrender to it with all your heart.”
We have tools, still quite unknown, that may be the starting point for an educational change.
A communication model that focuses on identifying and using thought models that influence a person’s behavior as a way to improve the quality and effectiveness of life.
“Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity. The greatest problem with communication is we don’t listen to understand. We listen to reply. When we listen with curiosity, we don’t listen with the intent to reply. We listen for what’s behind the words.”
“All it takes is a belief that people are fundamentally good—and enough courage to treat your people like owners instead of machines. Machines do their jobs; owners do whatever is needed to make their companies and teams successful. People spend”
“Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself; but talent instantly recognizes genius.”
“Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.”
“One of the saddest lessons of history is this: If we’ve been bamboozled long enough, we tend to reject any evidence of the bamboozle. We’re no longer interested in finding out the truth. The bamboozle has captured us. It’s simply too painful to acknowledge, even to ourselves, that we’ve been taken. Once you give a charlatan power over you, you almost never get it back.”
“If we can keep our competitors focused on us while we stay focused on the customer, ultimately we’ll turn out all right.”