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Posts Tagged ‘#motivation’

I Refuse to Buy Bigger Pants

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: Who is stupid enough to begin a weight loss plan weeks before Christmas? Me. I always know when it’s time to start watching my weight. When my pants no longer fit. I refuse to buy bigger pants. I decided to let #SecretShopperMichael try something new, figuring I could hide behind…

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Don’t Worry, Be Hoppy!

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: Are some people allergic to smiling? In the past 24 hours I have encountered numerous people who seem unable to smile. One person at my bank and another in a clothing store, were so particularly gloomy that I can’t stop thinking about either. They didn’t appear sad as if they…

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I say Potato…

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: Sunrise? Or Sunset? I spoke recently with someone about a work conflict. She was certain that her colleague was out to get her. The root of the issue, however, was miscommunication. Which lead to assumptions. Which heightened tensions. And then emotion creeped in. I kept asking her to “tell me…

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Bacon, Party of 2….

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: Bacon, party of 2, your table is ready. If you follow me you know I report positive examples of leadership, sales and the customer experience. Today, however, I have a rant. I’m sorry. We live in the city. We walk everywhere. We don’t own a car. We buy groceries from…

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Toss The Dice…

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: Me and you, and you and me. No matter how they toss the dice, it had to be. The only one for me and you is you and me. So happy together. “She was the perfect employee. I can’t function without her. I can’t believe she quit!” As we talked…

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