Category: THOUGHTS

Some of my own thoughts.

The tragedy of optimism

“I don’t want to spoil the ending for you, but everything is going to be okay”. This is the tragedy of optimism – life without suspense!

The Mayonnaise Jar and Two Cups of Coffee

“When things in your lives seem almost too much to handle, when 24 hours in a day are not enough, remember the mayonnaise jar and the 2 cups of coffee. A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some…

Change what-when-who?

Most people wait for one great thing to happen that changes the world. Few people see there are many good things out there already. And yet it takes just one person to put all these small things together, to make…

The beauty and the detail

My kids cannot wait to see the first snow falling this year. Most adults fear it coming as an annoyance. The difference is, that while we¬† see ourselves in roadblocks and defrosting our cars in the first snow falls, our…

People and numbers

People could not care less about numbers on a paper, unless it is about their own account statement. When I look at some of today’s management practice, I am wondering if we really got the message. People don’t follow spreadsheets;…