people are who they think they are but not necessarily who they say they areRead On?
free your mind, and the rest will follow: http://www.benjaminbloom.net/adam/2010/07/happy-independence-day-family-friends/
twitter.com/learningadam is a list of what I learn about life & people…and document it to inspire myself and others. #learningRead On?
I am transforming @learningadam to be something different, new, to be used for good.Read On?
I am gonna take credit for the third part of this quote…I keep using it…it sticks…so…
You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him/her drink…however, you can make the horse thirsty.
Think about it ;-).
p.s. I don’t claim this “add-on quote” without hesitation, but I’ve used it with about 20 people who had never heard it before…so, why not? ;-)Read On?
When life throws challenges at you…just keep going. Keep opening doors and walking through them. Keep your balance of positive in the face of difficulty and negative.
That is how businesses launch and ideas come to be introduced to the marketplace.
Betalkaboutable is a brand I came up with some time ago…and now the “business” (really just me right now ;-)) has actually launched. It’s a milestone in my life…and I am very thankful. Special ...Read On?
If you haven’t been exposed to it, this was an inspiring event in my life. I have been fortunate to share it with a few folks who appreciated it. Just search “zen surfing benjamin bloom” and it will show up. (Actually, it doesn’t any more, so here is a link http://www.benjaminbloom.net/zenandtheartofsurfingandworking.htm)Read On?
1. Whoa…that would make a train take a dirt road.
2. He’s busier than a one-legged man in a butt-kickin’ contest.
3. She’s about as sharp as a mashed potato.
4. He’s confused as a cow on astroturf.
5. Well butter my butt and call me a biscuit.
6. That ...
My wish for you in 2010 is for personal growth from deeper relationships!!!
It’s been a few weeks since the new year started, and I wanted to wish everyone who reads this a Happy 2010. In particular, I am very grateful for all my family, friends, coaches, and colleagues…and wish them a great 2010. For the past 5 or 6 years, I’ve written something like this in my blog on New Years Day (though, the old blog is currently on hiatus). ...Read On?
haiku and ascii…hahaha! aha!
enjoyed the mashable atlanta mixer last week…met a lot of cool folks.
thanks to wayne for capturing and posting this!
Suppliers and especially manufacturers have market power because they have information about a product or a service that the customer does not and cannot have, and does not need if he can trust the brand. This explains the profitability of brands.
– Peter Drucker
After complaining about idiots for just a minute or two earlier today, I’ve decided to just be thankful for the human brain across the board…I shouldn’t complain, sometimes I am also an idiot. If you have human brain, you are an amazing creature…other humans just urge you to use it more often than not ;-).
In January, sales declined 54.8% for Chrysler, 48.9% for General Motors Corp. and 40.3% for Ford Motor Co. Asian automakers suffered, too. Sales declined 31.7% at Toyota, 29.7% for Nissan and 27.9% for Honda.Read On?