2 LETTERS MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE
John 3:16 shows the power of a little word….
“thank you” and “I’m sorry” are part of daily living
And if you don’t know how to say either of these phrases then you are living a sad life.
We need people so we need to say “thank you”
We are not perfect so we will need to say “I’m sorry” a lot
But sometimes it means a lot to add just a little power to a thank you or an apology
It’s amazing how big the word “so” is
Continue reading “Just Say So”
Let’s banish this opening phrase from our christian mouths: “you know I love you…”
We all know what is coming next!
It goes like this, “You know I love you but here is what you did that upset me.” This segue diminishes the words “I love you” because we are not thinking of what was just but what is coming next.
Continue reading “WE NEED A NEW OPENING LINE”
The words of Benjamin Franklin are amazing and true….
“Never ruin an apology with an excuse.”
My pet peeve are people who don’t own it. If you did it, apologize. We all make mistakes but not everyone knows how to apologize.
Yesterday’s article in the WSJ (10/30.12 “Apple Executive Exits Over Dispute on Map App”) in the business section is a great reminder of what happens when you don’t walk in humility and apologize. You can even lose your job as an Apple executive did.
Continue reading “NO APOLOGY , NO JOB…Way to go Apple!”