"I can't help with the article, because I haven't read it, but this is bad advice:
Turn directly to anyone you are talking to. That's the belly-button rule. Your belly button should be turned towards the group. Be like Bill Clinton (in…"
"Here is another one of my little sayings:
"When you give excellence, you can demand excellence."
However, your level of excellence may not be the same as those around you and you must be able to determine that level. If you give and do not…"
"If you want to live in a world of respect, give it out. Be a blessing to those around you and they will bless you for it. If you want to be honored, honor those around you (including yourself); and be honorable.
There may also be some…"
"Respect is not about playing tricks on your friends and coworkers. It's simpler than that, but goes deeper as well.
Respect is demanded.Respect is earned.
And no, those are not mutually exclusive.
You see, the easiest…"
I was wondering if anyone here could help me. I once read an article on AoM (I'm pretty sure it was) about how to behave and act to gain more respect from your friends and the people around you.There's very little I can recall from the article. I think though there was some tip about when you start talking to group of people you should not turn your front directly at them at first, instead you should wait for them to turn their front at you... don't know if this helps anyone remembering the…See More
"Well, that's one explanation: "rudimentary," "entry-level" concepts elude all these grown men, these engineers and lawyers and autodidacts with their postgraduate degrees and their experience -- everyone but…"
"Nursing homes are not good places to be unless you are at a stage when you have to be in one. Most people here in nursing homes are pretty gaga and that is depressing if you are not. I look after two women in their nineties at home with home help…"
"We had the same situation with my grandad. I quit work and moved in full time to care for him for about a year until he died. Really, we should have made the tough decision and went the nursing home route. It was very hard, and only got harder…"