Have you ever received a pearl of wisdom? You probably have but might not have thought of it in that way. This might be a phrase that you are unfamiliar with. Webster’s dictionary defines the phrase pearl of wisdom as a wise word or statement. It also goes on to say that it is sometimes humorous. The example it gives is “A crowd of reporters gathered around the coach after the game to hear him dispense his usual pearls of wisdom.”
We may not be in as crazy a situation like the worker in the following video, but you may see some similarities in this “Office Space” clip. If you are like me, then you’ve had bosses that have been good and bosses that have needed some improvement.
If you want to be better and choose success then today’s guest is your guy. Joe Ferraro is the host of the One Percent Better podcast. He has interviewed such high-level thought leaders as Seth Godin, Phil Jones, Chris Voss, and Daniel Pink. He is also a motivational speaker and co-host of the KWB Radio show with Kevin Wilson. Joe is was a NCAA baseball coach and player, who now coaches baseball at Bronxville HS in New York.
In today’s episode, we discuss:
- Coaches who say “I don’t discuss playing time with parents”
- How he inspires kids on the ball fields and in the classroom
- What leadership and life lessons he has learned through hosting his own podcast
“The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” (Chinese Proverb)
The year 2018 should be your best year ever. Did you set some “New Year’s Resolutions”. Resolutions are really just goals that we set for ourselves. The following is a list of 25 of the best quotes about achieving goals. I hope that some of these inspire you to achieve your goals for 2018.
“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm” (Winston Churchill)
If you are a college student then you’ve come across some tough final exams, papers, and other big assignments that will consume your life. You may think that the world is going to end if you don’t make a certain grade or accomplish a certain goal. Don’t stress! You’re not the only one in that position.