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Control the Sail, Not the Wind
Excerpted from The Responsibility Process by Christopher Avery.   One of my colleagues uses a sign-off at the end of his emails—”Control the sail, not the wind”—which is a great summary for the concept of personal responsibility. Those six words raise the challenge that we don’t always (more…)

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Posted on 11/19/2016 01:12 am | 1 Comment
Jessica Soroky’s Guest Post #34: I Am the Only Control I Have
The other day, I sat at a red light, waiting to turn left, patiently watching the other lights switch to green one by one. I slowly started to let off the brake with the expectation that my light would turn green next, yet instead it stayed red and the lights next to mine turned. Instantly I was frustrated, I was...

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Posted on 04/30/2014 08:35 am | No Comments
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