Category Archives: Personal Development

What we do to become accountable to ourselves for our own growth and change

A Case for Less Passion – 5 Reasons


OK, I am prepared for the onslaught of readers disagreeing with my premise. Not really! Hardly anyone reads my blog, so, you few, loyal, and truly treasured supporters are left with the burden of pointing out my (in your eyes) obvious … Continue reading

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A Half Dozen Bruising Lessons – Let Me Save You the Pain


Please keep reading. Don’t get turned off by what you are about to read. Hear me out. Give me a chance. I think it will be worth your while. I consider myself to be a good leader. Considerate, thoughtful, strategic, … Continue reading

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“It Fell Through the Cracks” – and Other Lame Excuses – 5 Ways to Close Those Cracks


“I’m sorry I didn’t respond to your request. It seems to have fallen through the cracks”. How many times have you heard, or uttered or written those oft-abused famous words? Look, most of us mean well, and want to be … Continue reading

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4 Reasons Why Broken and Fixed is Better Than New


   Western society discards used and broken items like so much flotsam and jetsam. Once something loses its shiny and new appearance, we don’t want it anymore. Trash piles and landfills are replete with mounds of unwanted, broken and discarded … Continue reading

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The Way – A Fable About Right and Wrong


MY SITE HAS MOVED TO WWW.FIALLO.COM. IF YOU SUBSCRIBED TO THIS SITE, PLEASE VISIT WWW.FIALLO.COM AND RESUBSCRIBE THERE. THANKS SO MUCH! This is the second part of the first Chapter of my book: The Way – A Fable About Right … Continue reading

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The Way – A Fable About Right and Wrong


CHAPTER 1 Paul sat on the folding metal chair as the noise swelled around him and washed over him in waves. It was almost too much to bear. Dozens of different conversations, a hundred voices, all wanting to be heard, … Continue reading

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The Daunting Task of My First LinkedIn Publish


When I got the message from Linked In that I was invited to publish content, I quickly and eagerly clicked on the Get Started link, and then… I hate to admit that the appearance of a blank page was quite … Continue reading

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