Category Archives: Motivation

Overcoming Discouragement

OVERCOMING DISCOURAGEMENT   Maybe you or someone you know is already feeling discouraged. And maybe you don’t know what to do about it. Don’t despair. You can change from discouraged to encouraged.  Here are four steps that will help.   Take positive action Don’t wait until you feel like acting before you act. You need to act first and the […]

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HOW DO YOU GET WHAT YOU WANT I hear so many people say they want to be successful, but they don’t know how. They have tried following all sorts of involved rules, yet they need only one. Sir Isaac Newton was once asked how he discovered the law of gravitation, he replied, “By thinking about it all the time.” There […]

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Taking stock

                                                    TAKING STOCK Back when I was working for a laboratory supplies company we had a stock taking activity toward the end of each year. We would count all the consumables, chemicals, equipment and lab instruments to give us a total stock value and to check on shrinkage and losses. Then we would compare stock movement with the previous year’s […]

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