Posts Tagged: executive coaching

INSIDE OUT – The Unofficial Sequel

Monday, July 13th, 2015 | By: Mike Donahue

We saw the movie Inside Out last weekend. It was good, not great, but I recommend it because the concept is so original. The movie takes us inside the mind of an 11-year-old girl named Riley. We witness her trials and tribulations from the point-of-view of her five emotions: Joy, Sadness, Anger, Fear and Disgust. Riley’s world is rocked when her family moves from Minnesota to San Francisco. The movie…

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Speed Traps, Quotas and Informal Networks

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 | By: Mike Donahue

I was driving this morning and as I crested a hill, on the opposite side of the road I spotted a cop, radar gun in hand, intent on bagging his quota of speeders. I passed him and began flashing my headlights at oncoming drivers to warn them to slow down. Sadly, I don’t believe enough young drivers have been taught this informal rule of the road. Before I was old…

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Assholes I Have Known

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 | By: Mike Donahue

It’s been a while since I’ve heard from my friend No Sweat Kosinski, but he found a reason to write. No Sweat asked an interesting question about people who, in his opinion, deserve to be called assholes. Here’s a slice of his latest email. Mikey, A friend of mine who knew McDonald’s founder Ray Kroc claims Ray used to say, “There are twice as many assholes in this world as…

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