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AS I GET OLDER,   I’m finding that ...
AS I GET OLDER, I’M FINDING THAT ...   I wrote that statement on Facebook   along with my list of 4:1. Most actions and de...
Here is what some people said...
I cant control the actions of others, only my reaction tothem. Also, the importance of flossing (dentist is totallyright). ...
Assumptions are the root of most screw-ups. Confusion isthe root of most communication problems.                          ...
If you want to understand someone, figure out what isimportant to them by watching where they spend theirtime, money, and a...
Every day, I realize just a little more that time is the singlemost valuable commodity I have.                            ...
At the end of the day, its really all about who gets tocontrol the remote.                                                ...
Never to take anything personally! There is alwayssomething going on with that other person that you maynot know about. Be...
I finding my window for adrenaline-inducing events closingsoon.That is, doing like 130+ on highways.                       ...
Most communication breakdowns are due to sloppylistening. One must train the ear.You can quote me onthat.                 ...
Bacon goes with damn near everything.                                        -Dave Linabury
Time spent solving a problem instead of pouting about itgoes a lot farther.                                  -Eva Danielle...
That most times if you check your perception of asituation and go forward listening to understand with aattitude of wantin...
The river water does not get angry at the rocks in itspath, it simply finds the path of least resistance aroundand keeps mo...
One of my favorite teachers taught us this and it stuckwith me "it doesnt matter how the dishes are put in thedishwasher.....
Ive learned that most things are not black or white...themore gray you let in the happier you will be                     ...
What would you add?
DJ Waldow     Waldow SocialSocial Butterfly Guy        @djwaldow      July 25, 2012
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As I Get Older

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"As I get Older, I’m Finding that ..."

I wrote that statement on Facebook along with my list of 4.

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As I Get Older

  1. 1. AS I GET OLDER, I’m finding that ...
  2. 2. AS I GET OLDER, I’M FINDING THAT ... I wrote that statement on Facebook along with my list of 4:1. Most actions and decisions are not life or death.2. What mattered yesterday does not always matter today or the following year.3. Most people are pretty understanding.4. Most people mean well, but sometimes are not great at communication.
  3. 3. Here is what some people said...
  4. 4. I cant control the actions of others, only my reaction tothem. Also, the importance of flossing (dentist is totallyright). -Sunny Hunt
  5. 5. Assumptions are the root of most screw-ups. Confusion isthe root of most communication problems. -Andrea Frederick
  6. 6. If you want to understand someone, figure out what isimportant to them by watching where they spend theirtime, money, and attention. -Matt Pollack
  7. 7. Every day, I realize just a little more that time is the singlemost valuable commodity I have. -Brad Williams
  8. 8. At the end of the day, its really all about who gets tocontrol the remote. -Deb Ng
  9. 9. Never to take anything personally! There is alwayssomething going on with that other person that you maynot know about. Be more empathetic. -Anna Barcelos
  10. 10. I finding my window for adrenaline-inducing events closingsoon.That is, doing like 130+ on highways. -Joe Manna
  11. 11. Most communication breakdowns are due to sloppylistening. One must train the ear.You can quote me onthat. -Jennifer Iannolo
  12. 12. Bacon goes with damn near everything. -Dave Linabury
  13. 13. Time spent solving a problem instead of pouting about itgoes a lot farther. -Eva Danielle Quarles
  14. 14. That most times if you check your perception of asituation and go forward listening to understand with aattitude of wanting to assist, the conflict that could occurdoes not occur. -Tarra Woodard Ofosu
  15. 15. The river water does not get angry at the rocks in itspath, it simply finds the path of least resistance aroundand keeps moving forward. Be like the water and focusyour energies more on moving forward and less on thethings that try to hold you in place. -John Hopkins
  16. 16. One of my favorite teachers taught us this and it stuckwith me "it doesnt matter how the dishes are put in thedishwasher...at the end of the day they are clean anyway"basically..because someone does a task differently doesntmean the way they do it is wrong.” -Sarah Lilly
  17. 17. Ive learned that most things are not black or white...themore gray you let in the happier you will be -Suzi Demsey
  18. 18. What would you add?
  19. 19. DJ Waldow Waldow SocialSocial Butterfly Guy @djwaldow July 25, 2012

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