That is, with a hard-nosed daily discipline together with an equally ardent focus on the prize is the recipe for success in anything in life – no less for spiritual things.
If you aren’t getting quality reviews from your manager, let that inspire you to offer your staff a better role model. At the same time, be sympathetic to the fact that your boss may have had poor role models, be overwhelmed, or distracted. First, check your assumption or judgment of your manager and be sure to align with a common goal.
It’s important to know that your main concern has to be on: building lean muscle, increasing your metabolism, burning excess fat, while making the best use of your time.
Now once the year gets underway, if a professional you had relied on to work on your behalf fails to deliver, look to someone else who is more reliable. Should others use too-much-work as an excuse for their neglect, you can lessen their load by taking your business elsewhere. 2010 is a year when you should be firm with others and think of yourself. The more assertive you are, the more you stand to gain.
Straight talk is very useful. Sometimes in an effort to be kind, a manager will be so vague that the message is ambiguous. Ambiguity is a big distraction and wastes productivity. Other times a manager is so forceful that the person is demoralized. It’s not the straight talk that damages the morale, it’s lack of respect. The key to an effective review is to give feedback, appreciative and corrective, in a way that is fact-based, non-judgmental, and future-oriented. Let’s look at these 3 steps.
Do not Show Off. If you show off at Christmas, you may not be able to ‘show-up’ in the happy new year 2019. Do not buy things you don’t need, not what you want to use to fight your passive, imaginary or real enemy. Those you want to show-off to may not be hurt after all, and if they do, it is just once, you can’t hurt them twice, be wise.
Regain control of your diet, stop settling for prepackaged foods or fast foods. Begin by introducing fresh fruits, vegetables, organic and lean meats into your diet. This way you are reducing calories and eliminating foods that are high in fat and high in sodium. Make sure you apply this weight loss diet tips for the sake of your healthy and slim body.
Many will have fond memories of you, and will be sad to see you go. You obviously treated them better than you did me. I really can’t wait to here the stroke of midnight on December 31st. Then I will know for sure that you are really gone and out of my life for good. I will forever feel the pain that you caused me, 2009, but with your departing, I am trying to feel hope that the future will be better. I can never replace what you took from me, I can only hope that 2010 will be a little kinder…