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Perfectionist: someone who takes great pains…and gives them to others.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 17, 2018

The Thinking Behind the Sales Tweet

Perfectionists have trouble finishing. That becomes a problem when others rely on them.

 

Leo Tolstoy

"If you look for perfection, you'll never be content."

The thicker the explanation the less absorbent the message.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 16, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

If that explanation you're hearing just don't make no sense and the explanations that follow make even less sense...methinks the person doth communicate too much.

 

Alexander Hamilton

"The obscurity is more often in the passions and prejudices of the reasoner than in the subject."

 

Keep your chin up...especially when things are a pain in the neck.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 12, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

Of course, take this much more figuratively than literally.

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Attitude: Creating Positive Attitude | Humour | Thought Tweets

It's easy to make a significant change: just tell everyone you have developed an electricity intolerance.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 10, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

Sure, change is tough.

But you gotta look on the bright side: if you don't like that last suggestion - when the urge to change gets too annoying, you can always watch a TV rerun.

Now, do you see the benefit in the power of positive thinking?

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Attitude: Creating Positive Attitude | Change: Creating Positive Change | Humour | Thought Tweets

People know what's going on in my head...my thoughts are important to them...time for my wake-up call.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 1, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

If you think communication is easy and yours is very successful, you're dreaming.

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Communication: Improving Communication | Humour | Thought Tweets

A Baker's Thought: It's easy to eat a cake, it's harder to make one, and it's even harder to create a cake recipe.

by Rick Baker
On Aug 29, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

If you don't see any cakes, check first to see if your people have cake recipes. 

Another Baker's Thought: Most of the time when people don't do what you expect it is because they do not know how!

[Don't Tell them To - Show them How]

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Now see, I do listen.

Not as often as I should.

Not as well as I should.

 It's a process...

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Humour | Thought Tweets

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