Busy is a Four-Letter Word

Kevin Eikenberry

Yep, busy is clearly a word of comprised of four letters. And I believe it is a word that we should banish from our vocabulary – just like many other four-letter words our moms wanted us to suppress.

Letter 276

A Letter to the Leader

Lead Change Blog

Dear Leader: I’ve been thinking a lot, lately, about our time together – the good and the bad – and today I felt like writing you a letter. No, not a letter of resignation. Rather, a letter of thanks.

Letter 207

Letter from Birmingham Jail

Execupundit

If I have said anything in this letter that is an overstatement of the truth and is indicative of an unreasonable impatience, I beg you to forgive me. If I have said anything in this letter that is an understatement of the truth and is indicative of my having a patience that makes me patient with anything less than brotherhood, I beg God to forgive me The Atlantic has the memorable message.

Letter 100

A Letter to a Teammate

Lead Change Blog

Dear Teammate, I just realized something. I really like you. And that’s big for me, because – as you know – we didn’t always get along. But more on that later. First – we go way back, don’t we?

Letter 179

10 Tips on Writing a Good Letter…When a Letter is the Best Way to Communicate

Ron Edmondson

Writing a letter is sometimes the best way to communicate effectively. When I was doing professional counseling with people who were experiencing difficulty in a relationship, I often encouraged them to practice the art of letter writing. For example, a letter may be needed when a couple cannot communicate without arguing, or when one person refuses to listen to reason, or if you can’t even get an audience with the other person. This is letter writing.

Letter 117

10 Tips on Writing a Good Letter…When a Letter is the Best Way to Communicate

Ron Edmondson

I want to encourage you to write a letter today (if needed). Writing a letter is sometimes the best way to communicate effectively. So, if you need to, write a letter. A letter will usually be read several and even many times; further enforcing the points you are trying to make.

Letter 277

The (*Lost) Art of Letter Writing

Jason Womack

Some people say I write a LOT of letters. The letters I write have an opinion. And, it’s really easy to find people to send these letters. I like to acknowledge the people I write to. When I look out. Efficiency/Effectiveness MITs - Most Important Things The Little Things

Letter 158

Letters from Another World

Execupundit

The other night I was reading letters sent by my great uncle when he was a Marine in France during the First World War. There is something eerie about reading such letters. One of the post-war letters still had dirt from Germany on it. He also kept a diary which is far more candid than the discreetly worded letters he sent to his mother and his siblings.

Letter 100

The Letter

Execupundit

When was the last time you wrote a letter? I mean a regular letter to a friend or an acquaintance; a missive that goes beyond a note card, covers several pages, and which is hand-written on paper and mailed in a stamped envelope. Aside from the special nature of such letters, there is indeed a loss to history, even if it is the scrawl of an obscure management consultant in Phoenix. E-mails. Faxes. Phone calls. I understand there are people who even text-message. [A

Letter 116

Letters to birmingham jail pdf

C-Level Strategies

Locked in a Birmingham jail, President Letters to birmingham jail pdf had to send United States soldiers to make him get out of the doorway, SCLC attempted to […].

Letter 130

A Letter to the Church, from a Pastor

Ron Edmondson

After hearing many of their concerns, I decided to write a letter to the church. I’m blessed with so many pastor friends. I have the opportunity, through my blog and personal ministry, to interact with hundreds of pastors every year.

Letter 208

New Screwtape Letter on Leadership Discovered!

Modern Servant Leader

Below is a new, recently discovered letter from the infamous Screwtape demon. Your last letter suggested uneasiness at learning that your patient had recently been promoted to a managerial position by his employer. Background for those unfamiliar with The Screwtape Letters: In The Screwtape Letters , author C.S. Lewis wrote a series of letters in the first-person, from a Demonic mentor (Screwtape) to his “Junior Tempter” nephew, Wormwood.

Letter 195

A Slow Letter

Execupundit

A letter to a friend. In the meantime, a letter. We scrawl so many notes in the course of a year that it is a nice change to write at least one slow letter. We went to law school together and were commissioned as Army officers on the same day.

Letter 141

Letters to Lindsey Book Now Available!

Chris Brady

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Letter 257

Harley Dealer Letter

Execupundit

“Dear Christopher and Jamie, Enclosed you will find the check you mailed to us regarding the account of Christopher. It is the policy of Reiman’s Harley-Davidson to waive storage fees for our active-duty service members who are deployed. It is our honor to keep your bike safe and secure while you provide us with our freedoms. We hope you return to us safe and sound. Until that time, we will store your bike at no charge to you. This our way of saying ‘Thank you’ for your service to our country.”

Letter 109

Trouble Communicating? Try Writing a Letter

Ron Edmondson

I want to encourage you to write a letter today (if needed). In counseling people who are experiencing difficulty in a relationship I have often encouraged them to practice the art of letter-writing. A letter is harder to dismiss than a verbal conversation.

Letter 250

Formal letter writing tips pdf

C-Level Strategies

Take the time to review cover letter examples before you start writing your own — it might be when someone has done something wrong. It also looks more professional if you are writing a job application – it went really well and studets enjoyed decorating their invitations as well! Below the name, the teacher makes […].

Letter 109

Letter to a Young Leader

Aspire-CS

I’m inspired by your desire to change the world and I have no doubt that you will leave your mark. You have the potential to do these things. Despite what we hear about the differences that distinguish your generation from mine, our motivations are the same. The difference is that you have decades ahead of you and the opportunity to learn from the messes and the triumphs that my generation experienced.

Letter 213

Love Letters to Tucson

Execupundit

An unusual and charming website. Here is the story behind it

Letter 100

The Essence of Leadership in Five Letters

Leadership Freak

Ken Blanchard and Mark Miller capture, “The Secret,” of leadership in five letters, SERVE. The beauty of SERVE is inescapable simplicity and actionable clarity. Serve See the future: envision and communicate a compelling picture of a preferred future. What do I want to be true of the future? Why should anyone care? How will progress [.]. Author Book Notes Leading Marks of leaders Taking others higher Leadership Leadership Development organizational success

Letter 219

The (*Lost) Art of Letter Writing

Jason Womack

Some people say I write a LOT of letters. The letters I write have an opinion. And, it’s really easy to find people to send these letters. I like to acknowledge the people I write to. When I look out. Efficiency/Effectiveness MITs - Most Important Things The Little Things

Letter 100

An Open Letter From a Closet Extrovert – Seeking a Champion

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

→ Read More: An Open Letter From a Closet Extrovert – Seeking a Champion. The post An Open Letter From a Closet Extrovert – Seeking a Champion appeared first on Seapoint Center for Collaborative Leadership. Dear Introverts, It’s nice that people are appreciating you so much more these days and showing how to build on your quiet strengths.

Letter 189

A Mid-Life Letter to My Wife

Ron Edmondson

Cheryl, You may have noticed, I’ve written quite a bit recently on mid-life. You may recall, for example, that I wrote recently 10 Thoughts on Mid-Life I’m Learning (I’m trusting you still read my blog ).

Letter 258

A Letter from Chile

Next Level Blog

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Letter 155

Best Cover Letter Ever Written

ReThink HR

Career Resumes Cover Letter ResumeDefinately… THE best! You may also like the following: Guess Who’s For Hire… Me Your Hump Day Humor: The Best, Worst Resume in the world! Would you wear the same pair of pants for the rest of your life?

A Letter to the Church, from a Pastor

Ron Edmondson

After hearing many of their concerns, I decided to write a letter to the church. I’m blessed with so many pastor friends. I have the opportunity, through my blog and personal ministry, to interact with hundreds of pastors every year.

Letter 285

Unions Send a Letter

Execupundit

Read the rest of the unions'' letter on Obamacare Since the ACA was enacted, we have been bringing our deep concerns to the Administration, seeking reasonable regulatory interpretations to the statute that would help prevent the destruction of non-profit health plans. As you both know first-hand, our persuasive arguments have been disregarded and met with a stone wall by the White House and the pertinent agencies.

Letter 100

How to Quit Your Job Like Sherwood Anderson: The Best Resignation Letter Ever Written

First Friday Book Synopsis

Scott Fitzgerald Funny Letters from Famous People How to Quit Your Job Like Sherwood Anderson: The Best Resignation Letter Ever Written Maria Popova MIT Futures of Entertainment Fellow Sherwood Anderson The Atlantic Three Rivers Press Wendy MacNaughton Wired UK Here is an excerpt from a recent post by Maria Popova at her website, Brain Pickings. If you have not as yet checked out this treasure trove of brain food, please do so ASAP.

Letter 121

Post nominal letters and qualifications

Rapid BI

Post nominal letters - Being qualified, and having an education is important. The use of post nominal letters after our names on documents and cards is a way of telling the world we are qualified. Capital Letters – Made Easy – A Dyslexics Guide.

Meaningful Work: A Love Letter | Aspire-CS

Aspire-CS

All of this excitement and pride in our daughter’s accomplishments has fostered some reflection and a letter about what I’ve learned in my own work journey. This letter includes my own thoughts on the meaning of work to us as it is such an integral part of what makes us whole and human.

Letter 221

The Four Letter Word that Makes the Difference

Leadership Freak

It matters more that you believe in work than you believe in yourself. You say, if you don’t believe in yourself, you won’t work. But, self-belief is irrelevant, if you don’t work. Work… Continue reading → Servant-leadership Success Taking others higher Leadership leadership success

Letter 190

Music Break: "The Letter"

Execupundit

1970 : Joe Cocker, Mad Dogs and Englishmen

Letter 109

Arts & Letters Daily

Execupundit

There are some sites that could rightly be described as a public service. This is one of them

Letter 100

Leadership and The Ugly Four-Letter Word: Fear

Linked 2 Leadership

We all have different ideas of what fear looks like. Some people fear taking risks, others fear conflict or confrontation, and still others fear rejection by peers, just to name a few. So what is fear? My Fear of Failure Personally, I struggle with fear of failure. I am a perfectionist by nature, as are […]. Emotional Intelligence Leadership Development Organizational Health Personal Growth Professional Growth emotional intelligence employee growth Situational Awareness Teamwork

Letter 141

The Four Letter Word that Makes the Difference

Leadership Freak

It matters more that you believe in work than you believe in yourself. You say, if you don’t believe in yourself, you won’t work. But, self-belief is irrelevant, if you don’t work. Work… Continue reading → Servant-leadership Success Taking others higher Leadership leadership success

Letter 174

Letter from a Former Slave

Execupundit

An excerpt from a beautifully-written letter by former slave Jourdon Anderson to his old master : Say howdy to George Carter, and thank him for taking the pistol from you when you were shooting at me. Read the entire thing. [HT: HT: Eric Rodarte

Letter 109

Della, Take a Letter

Execupundit

The word is out: FutureLawyer wanted to be Perry Mason

Letter 109

A letter of hope for self-absorbed bosses

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development Three nearly identical stories shared with me in just two days. Three stories of individual and/or group anguish, trauma, frustration, annoyance, confusion and heartbreak caused by narcissistic control-freak bosses. Bosses of this self-absorbed ilk aren’t self-aware or open to feedback, so no amount of pixie dust will help them listen despite how much we have [.]. Leadership Development Leadership narcissism

Letter 207

?Mindful Mondays: Six Things to Admire in LeBron James Letter to Cleveland

Next Level Blog

Rather than staging a press conference or a media spectacle like the classless The Decision broadcast in which he announced four years ago that he was “taking his talents to South Beach,” he posted an open letter on the Sports Illustrated website.

Letter 194

What Four Letter Words are in the Way of Your Career?

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: In business, there are a variety of words that, when used in the context of women, have become akin to “four letter words.” Could it be because they don’t see any of the above [words such as driven and family-oriented] as four letter words ?”

Letter 216

‘Sell’ Is A Four Letter Word All Of Us Can Use

N2Growth Blog

He’s just trying to sell you something. She’s just a salesperson. Comments such as these – and many more – reflect the public’s attitude toward sales and the sales process. Is there any business process more despised than sales? Yet we all know the maxim – without the customer there is no business. If sales is held in such low esteem then how are customers supposed to come to us? Do they magically appear like Christmas presents under the tree?

Letter 163

I’m Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter

Let's Grow Leaders

They imagine a letter written by an employee to a CEO, looking for all they need spiritually and developmentally from the relationship. Take Time for Reflection and Fitness deal employee feedback Germane consulting karin hurt leader letter posts writingThe conversational thread following my post last week on Email as a Reflective Practice led me to a fantastic post from Germane Consulting group, Dear Leader: Do We Have a Deal?

Letter 103

Leadership and The Ugly Four-Letter Word: Fear

Linked 2 Leadership

We all have different ideas of what fear looks like. Some people fear taking risks, others fear conflict or confrontation, and still others fear rejection by peers, just to name a few. So what is fear? My Fear of Failure Personally, I struggle with fear of failure. I am a perfectionist by nature, as are [.]. Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Organizational Health Practical Steps to Influence Servant Leadership failure fear leadership Management

Letter 169