Whack On The Side of The Head

A Whack on the Side of the Head (Hachette Book Group)

A Whack on the Side of the Head

A Whack on the Side of the Head

Creative Whack Pack

Creative Whack Pack

First published in 1983 this is a classic. But, a huge BUT, it is as relevant today as it was then. The 25th Anniversary Edition includes updated ideas, more stories, examples, and exercises.

I invested in it as a tool to work through a project our team was stumbling through. I also purchased the Creative Whack Pack that accompanies the book.

The Whack Pack, described as 64 Creativity Strategies To Provoke And Inspire Your Thinking, actually brought life to stagnant ideas. It gave us a fresh perspective.

This book has 107 reviews on Amazon – average rating 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Finish Your Year Strong How to Excel

First Impression Tips

Finish your year strong. And excel in doing so at the same time?

You can! It is not pie-in-the sky!

How to Finish Your Year Strong First Impression Tips

“Finish Your Year Strong” How is the Question

But, ask the question, “Want to finish the year strong?” and I am betting that just about anyone will respond with a boisterous “You bet, I’m in!

Unfortunately, that is where the rubber meets the road.

Everyone wants a strong finish. Unfortunately, for most people, it is not the wanting the results that is the challenge. It is finding out exactly how to make it happen that is the problem.

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Self Image Makeover How To Do It

First Impression Tips to Become a Better You

Your self image makeover starts with introspection.

Self Image Makeover First Impression Tips Introspection is defined by Dictionary.com as “the examination or observation of one’s own mental and emotional processes“.

Introspection helps us learn about ourselves.

Learning about ourselves is the first step in your self image makeover.

How to Start Your Self Image Makeover

Looking inside ourselves helps us see that we are not perfect. It gives us the right balance for doing what is right. It qualifies that doing whatever we want, no matter the circumstance, is not the best choice.

People who are not introspective, not in touch with their emotional processes, often blame others for all of their problems. They do this even when it is their fault.

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Better Body Image Not Necessary

First Impression Tips

Better Body Image First Impression Tips

Better Body Image First Impression Tips

Wanting a better body image is often stimulated by external factors.

It is no big revelation that each of us is influenced by media. And, most of us understand that how we see ourselves is, unfortunately, all too often shaped to be what we see in someone else.

Society puts a good deal of pressure on people to look healthier, be thinner, live livelier more wholesome lives.

What is dangerous is when we strive to shape our body like a superstar we admire.

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Unsung Hero Coach Don

Campbellton Speed Demons Soccer Club


Unsung hero. I met him amongst the Demons.

Unsung Hero Coach Don and The Campbellton Speed Demons - early 60's

Coach Don and The Campbellton Speed Demons – early 60’s

Lesson learned, great first impressions start by listening to people who care about you.

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