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Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.

~ Oscar Wilde ~

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Actually every person matters.
What we do only adds to our inherent worth.

People Matter

December 30th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 2 secs

Actually every person matters.

Actually every person matters.

People matter. But then you know that. In fact, everybody knows that. Yet, strangely, many don’t show it. Read the rest of this entry »

Is it possible to have diversity and still work together?
Can people really cooperate, despite their differences?

People First

August 6th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 56 secs

Is it possible to have diversity and still work together?

Is it possible to have diversity and still work together?

It’s funny what people get fixated about. Some become obsessive about gender, race, or culture, as if those things mattered most. Read the rest of this entry »

People keep secrets.
People often don't want to tell you what's really going on.

You Never Know What People Are Going Through

May 31st, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 53 secs

People keep secrets.

People keep secrets.

People are complicated, are they not? There are folk around you that you’ve known for years with secrets you’d never dream of.

Yet, so many of us are quick to judge, convict, and punish other people, based on what we see. It’s easy to do too. We can feel entirely justified when we witness activity we deem to be inappropriate, or decide that some folk don’t fit our criteria for being “good enough”. Read the rest of this entry »

Will people be friendlier in the future?
People everywhere long for a brighter future.

Will People Ever Be Better?

May 22nd, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 2 secs

Will people be friendlier in the future?

Will people be friendlier in the future?

People everywhere have always longed for a brighter future. We want that. But is it realistic? Can we reasonably expect that our society will improve to create a better life all round? Read the rest of this entry »

Difficult people are inescapable.
Will you ever be rid of difficult people?

Oafish People

April 15th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 0 secs

Difficult people are inescapable.

Difficult people are inescapable.

People can be challenging, can’t they? Those you know and love can be difficult enough. But there are also those in your outer circle, who you might describe as “oafs”. Read the rest of this entry »

People say I'm difficult but I have no idea why.
You know people like me, don't you?

Do Difficult People Drive You Crazy?

March 30th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 41 secs

People say I’m difficult but I have no idea why.

People come in all forms and some seem to be bestowed with more than their fair share of obnoxiousness. Some in particular are as subtle as a brick and devoid of sensitivity. But somehow you’ve got to get on with them as best you can. Read the rest of this entry »

Why are some people like cacti?
Some people are way too prickly.

Painfully Prickly People And How To Deal With Them

March 7th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 3 mins, 29 secs

Why are some people like cacti?

Okay, so your workplace is infested with prickly people. What’s that? Really, you’ve only got one or two? But they are driving you crazy? Hmm, I get the picture. Read the rest of this entry »

Sick and tired of two-faced people in your life?
How do you deal with two-faced people?

What Do You Do With Two-Faced People?

January 20th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 9 secs

Sick and tired of two-faced people in your life?

Two-faced people are disappointing, aren’t they? All sweetness and light to your face; spitefulness to your back. How do you deal with people like that to prevent their malice overwhelming you? Read the rest of this entry »

People argue.
People fight and bicker all the time. But do we need to?

Will People Ever Change?

December 27th, 2012 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 2 secs

People argue.

Let me ask you, did you come across any people who annoyed you this week? Was it a trifling thing like a minor slight? Or, did it trigger a full-scale row, complete with hushed audience, showdown, and an after battle wrap up? Read the rest of this entry »

People are highly collectable.
How many people are in your library?

What People Library?

October 17th, 2012 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 58 secs

People are highly collectable.

You know, people are a bit like books. Some are slightly worn but still well loved. While, others look impressive. But you don’t bother reading them.Yes, people are like books. Big ones, little ones, thick and thin. All so different. Yet, all have something to say, and many are wonderful to discover. Read the rest of this entry »