Jim’s Journal: Savor Every Second!

February 13, 2014 in Jim's Journal

We take so much for granted!  We take every day we wake up for granted.  We take the time we spend with our loved ones for granted.  We take the time we spend
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Jim’s Journal: Have You Checked Out?

February 13, 2014 in Jim's Journal

I am a road warrior. I find myself checking out of hotels probably as often as someone on the Family Feud says, “good answer.”  I’ve had late checkouts, early checkouts and
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Jim’s Journal: Roll Up Your Sleeves!!!!

February 11, 2014 in Jim's Journal

I recently had dinner with a friend I hadn’t seen in nearly 20 years.  Lynne and I used to work for Prudential during the 1980s and early 90s.  She was a Director
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Jim’s Journal: They Become Who You Be!

February 11, 2014 in Jim's Journal

OK…all of you grammarians just chill!  I know that the title of this journal would not pass a white glove English literature test.  But if you can put aside, for
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Jim’s Journal: Are We Really Living Big?!

February 9, 2014 in Jim's Journal

Have you ever heard someone say, “Go big or go home?”  If I had a penny for every time I have, let’s just say some of my friends would probably
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Jim’s Journal: Do You Really Need Your Coffee?

February 7, 2014 in Jim's Journal

Yesterday morning Dinah (one of the managers at the Denver Hilton Garden Inn Hotel) drove me over to my client site.  Our conversation began as soon as she put the car in
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Jim’s Journal: You Have the Recipe but Do You Have the Right Ingredients?

February 6, 2014 in Jim's Journal

I’ve been writing Jim’s Journal for the past 11 months, non stop.  I’ve been speaking, consulting, training and coaching since 1988.  I’ve written three books, co-authored another and have had articles published in
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Jim’s Journal: Do You Really Care?

February 5, 2014 in Jim's Journal

Our plane was about to land.  The gentleman sitting next to me motioned for the flight attendant to come over.  He expressed his concerned about making his connecting flight since
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Jim’s Journal: Time Sure Does Fly By

February 3, 2014 in Jim's Journal

Last month I was the keynote speaker and emcee at my alma mater’s, Widener University, football banquet.  It was an extremely emotional evening.  Not only did I see former teammates and
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Jim’s Journal: How Many More?

February 2, 2014 in Jim's Journal

How many more people have to tell you that… – You should write a book – You should start your own company – You always have to be right – You
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