Basa Basi

Basa Basi

the ©Daily AvocadoKesalahan adalah pangkal pengetahuan. Yang penting adalah memahami bila membuat kesalahan sehingga dapat diperbaiki dan belajar dari kesalahan tersebut untuk meraih pemahaman. Belajar adalah cara memperbaiki kesalahan. Sehingga jangan takut membuat kesalahan dan yang lebih penting lagi, jangan takut belajar dari kesalahan tersebut. Perbedaan antara orang yang pintar dan orang yang bodoh adalah, orang yang pintar belajar dari kesalahahnnya dan menjadikannya sumber ilmu. Sementara orang yang bodoh tidak pernah mengakui kesalahannya sehingga hidup dalam kebodohannya. - desi anwar

The Consequences of Lying

The Consequences of Lying

Why would you deliberately give someone the wrong impression? What would make you alter or exaggerate the facts? Why would you present a false picture?

Whether you call them white lies, fibs, half-truths or exaggerations, lying is lying.

For example, you spill some water on your office's copy machine and it makes a funny sound. Just as you leave the room to find a towel, your boss walks in and tries to make a copy.

He says, "Hey! Why isn't the copier working? And who spilled this water?"

You shrug and mumble, "Umm, don't know" as your face turns red.

You wonder, "Why did I just lie to my boss?"

"Lies are told because one is afraid of the consequences* should one tell the truth." -- L. Ron Hubbard (*consequences = effects, results)

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Three Steps to What you Want

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You can get anything you want if you do three things: NAME or describe exactly what you need to create, accomplish or produce, WANT that result or product, and ORGANIZE t...

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How to Improve Your Lifestyle Despite the Recession

How to Improve Your Lifestyle Despite the Recession

How do you want to improve your lifestyle? Your standard of living?

Do you want a new car, a more comfortable house, better clothes?

What is the ideal lifestyle for you? If...

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Women and Words

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(1) Fine: This is the word women use to end an argument when they are right and you need to shut up.

(2) Five Minutes: If she is getting dressed, this ...
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Dealing With Conflicts

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Nothing can ruin your success faster than personal conflicts. Upsets between business partners or battles between bosses and staff ruin productivity, reduce income and bu...

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Spending Money to Make Money

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Spending money is a skill. You can spend with intelligence or stupidity. You can use money to increase your financial worth or waste it and build more debt.

Businesses tha...

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Why You Should Go Home On Time

Why You Should Go Home On Time

Mr. Narayana Murthy is undoubtedly one of the most famous persons from Karnataka. He is known not just for building the biggest IT Empire in India but also for his simpli...

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