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THE END…WHERE IT ACTUALLY STARTS (1st)

“If you were to close your eyes, and imagine where your wildest dreams would take you, where would you go? If you had no limits, where would you end up?” It was a warm Tuesday evening, and I had just … Continue reading

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LEADERSHIP, WHAT’S CHANGED?

It was the classic reply I’d heard many times. “Can you just focus on your job?” “Of course I can,” I replied, “but as I said in my interview, I didn’t come on board to be number two in our … Continue reading

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HE MOVES TOO SLOW!

“You have to move faster,” I said. “I am,” he replied, as he saunters to the back room to get more supplies. What’s with this guy’s attitude? Is he being passive aggressive? He tells me he’s moving quickly, but he’s … Continue reading

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WHO FORGOT THE COUCHES?

Avoid criticizing the person at all costs, but if you must, praise the person, criticize the category. If you must criticize the person, praise them first. -Warren Buffett’s Management Secrets “Lindsey, you’re late! We have employees who need to go, … Continue reading

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BUT I’M JUST A SERVER

“But I’m just a server,” she said. “So,” I replied, “I’m just a coffee salesman.” Video Credit: Younes Marxieu   “The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to … Continue reading

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LIQUID GOLD

  It was a mundane Monday morning. The doors to the coffee shop had just been opened for business, and customers were starting to trickle in. This morning was a classic “lather, rinse, repeat” scenario. While I  brewed the coffees, and prepped the whipped creams, … Continue reading

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BUSINESS OR PLEASURE?

Let me ask you a question. If you were to sum up business using only one sentence, what would it be? Would it be something you heard from your favorite college teacher, or would it be something your dad told … Continue reading

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