Author: Lou Landau

Book 6. Day 3: Outstanding!

How fast is your organization? Little waiting around for approval, few meetings, and even fewer “committee decisions.” Outstanding organizations have a tremendous sense of urgency. Today’s episode of Daily Burst of Inspiration reading “Outstanding! 47 Ways to make your organization exceptional ” by John G. Miller Link in the comments section ⬇️ Have a great […]

Wisdom

I am young and stupid. I still consider myself young, and stupid.  Am I smarter now than I was ten years ago? Definitely yes!Will I be smarter in five years from now? God willing, yes! So, comparing to in 5 or 10 or 20 years, I am still young and stupid.  That realization is liberating. […]

Book 6. Day 2: Outstanding!

“Can any of us afford to be fired by our customers?” John wrote this book because “people fire organizations” BUT they don’t fire OUTSTANDING ones… Today’s episode of Daily Burst of Inspiration reading “Outstanding! 47 Ways to make your organization exceptional ” by John G. Miller Link in the comments section ⬇️ Have a great […]

No news is good news

Have you listened to the news lately? I was just talking with a friend. He was all worked up and a nervous wreck. “The sky is falling, the world is coming to an end. The stocks are falling and Covid isn’t yet coming to an end!”  This is a result of listening to the news.  […]

Book 6. Day 1: Outstanding!

Do people fire companies? “I fired an airline I’ve flown for years, not because they left me stranded BUT also the attitude and actions of the employees. Yes, people can fire companies! Today’s episode of Daily Burst of Inspiration reading “Outstanding! 47 Ways to make your organization exceptional ” by John G. Miller Link in […]

Will the real role models please stand up?

Who is supposed to be a role model to your child(ren)? Do you expect the school/community/teacher/mentor to teach your child(ren)? Why do we go out of line when some Joe Shmoe (fill-in-the-blank-of that-singer/ballplayer/celebrity-here) says or does something that you do not approve of? Because we put other celebrities/politicians on a pedestal and we expect them […]

Book 5. Day 51: QBQ

Is the QBQ a behavior-management tool for managers to use on others? No! It’s a self-management tool that enhances the way you think, feel and act. Today’s episode of Daily Burst of Inspiration reading “QBQ -The Question Behind the Question ” by John G. Miller Link in the comments section ⬇️ Have a great day […]

How can I set good boundaries?

When someone falls into the mud, should you jump into the mud to save them? Or stay on solid ground to pull them out? Don’t deprive people of their struggles and suffering, because we grow and develop through suffering.  Nobody grows in serious personal development by winning the lottery and sailing through life. People grow […]

Book 5. Day 50: QBQ

What if my boss won’t participate QBQ’s in my organization? Since we cannot change anyone except ourselves… The better question is: “How can I let go of what I can’t control?” Today’s episode of Daily Burst of Inspiration reading “QBQ -The Question Behind the Question ” by John G. Miller Link in the comments section […]

100 day rejection challenge

A powerful tip how to handle rejection Start the “100 day rejection challenge” to desensitize yourself to rejection to internalize that when you get a “NO” it doesn’t hurt you. The 100 day rejection challenge works by seeking out rejection for 100 days, like asking random strangers to borrow money or requesting a plate refill […]