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Wednesday, September 23, 2009

NOLA in 1877

"The wealth of the world is here unworked gold in the ore. The paradise of the South is here, deserted and half in ruins. I never beheld anything so beautiful and so sad." -- Lafcadio Hearn, Life and Letters, 1877, about New Orleans, Louisiana via e-mail from Loki

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Monday, September 21, 2009

Passion and Purpose

"Passion and purpose go hand in hand. When you
discover your purpose, you will normally find it’s
something you’re tremendously passionate about."
-- Steve Plavina, Personal Development Author, via e-mail from Bob P.

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Thursday, September 17, 2009

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Carlyle on Overcoming Obstacles

"The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak
becomes a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong."
-- Thomas Carlyle

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Tuesday, September 01, 2009

Look outside your circle to solve problems

"Someone outside your organization today knows how to answer your specific question, solve your specific problem, or take advantage of your current opportunity better than you do. You need to find them, and find a way to work... with them." -- A.G. Lafley, CEO of Procter & Gamble (P&G), as spotted in a Novell Collaboration Strategy Video Webcast

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