TAG: Thanksgiving

High Performance: Giving back

November 23, 2015By

The Thanksgiving Day holiday gives us an opportunity each year to pause, reflect, and give thanks for the many blessings we have in our lives. It’s also a great time to take action. It’s one thing to say that we’re thankful or to offer up a prayer of thanksgiving. It’s quite another to do something about it. Most of us... read more

What I’m Reading Wednesday: Giving thanks

November 27, 2013By

I’m in catch-up and get-ahead mode during this thankfully short Thanksgiving week. I hope you are, too, and I hope you plan to take some time off for the holiday. (Unless, of course, you plow snow and you’d like to be working…) This week I wanted to share just one link: a year-old blog post that’s sent as an annual... read more

More than just a day

November 27, 2011By

Thanksgiving at our house started the same way every year — with our dog, Checkers, sprinting laps throughout the house. We didn’t need to look outside to know Grandma had arrived. Eventually, Checkers would come to a panting halt beside my grandmother in the living room. And there the dog would stay, still as a statue, for the rest of... read more