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2014 

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Trivia for a Monday! 1. A flu pandemic in 1918 infected 500 million people and about 100 million died. Today you can get a flu shot at a local pharmacy. 2. In 1800 life expectancy in the U.S. was 39 years, by 1900 49 years, moving to 68 years in 1950 and 79 years today. Today, the average newborn...
02/16/2014
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OK, let's get started! 1.In 1950, 23 people per 100,000 Americans died each year in traffic accidents according to the Census Bureau. The rate fell to 11 per 100,000 in 2009. If the traffic mortality rate had not declined 37,800 Americaans would have died last year than actually did. 2. In 1949 P...
02/15/2014
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Ever used the excuse "not in my nature?" You don't expand your limits by staying in your comfort zone. You expand your limits by exploring and conquering the previous unknown and constantly expanding your comfort zone. You should never settle for the size of your comfort zone. The next time you c...
02/14/2014
Make everyone a winner. It is a great thought and gives you a great sense of accomplishment every time you achieve it. But, do you do it consistently? Do you ask the right questions at the right times? Thought for the day: "You are the only one that loses if you do not ask for the sale, but every...
02/13/2014
We never get to satisfaction. It is always just a step away. Yet, those of us who are dedicated keep on trucking towards the goal. Along the way we experience several delights knowing we are so close but yet so far away! Thought for the day: "We are never satisfied. We can be delighted but never ...
02/12/2014
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Do you start the day with an objective? Do you plan for it? Do you do so with high standards? It should be easy to answer yes to all three questions, but can you say yes to all three questions each and every day? Think of it this way: "The objective is to become an island of excellence in a sea o...
02/11/2014
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The cloud gets a bad rap! If you are confused people say your mind is clouded! When the sun is blocked it is because of cloudy skies. The cloud acts as a shield and yet we do not like it! So here is the thought for the day: "Don't let anger cloud your mind!" Much easier said then done! Enjoy your...
02/10/2014
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Were you ever disappointed? Ever think you were doomed? Some of us could answer yes to both questions. A few of us may answer yes to question one and no to question two. If you are in the later group you are not afraid of failure! Thought for the day: "You may be disappointed if you fail; but you...
02/09/2014
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Do you focus daily? Each day when you wake up it is a new day. As the day progresses you will face problems. How do you deal with them? Do you hope they will go away and do you face them head on? Thought for the day: "I focus daily on solutions!" Face your obstacles and keep your eyes on the road...
02/08/2014
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Life has its problems. Our work life requires us to deal with problems daily. Our attitude determines how effectively we deal with those problems. Sometimes the problems affect our attitude in a negative way and sometimes we approach the problem with optimism and quickly find a cure. It is your c...
02/07/2014
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