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Saying No?

By Davie Jane Gilmour, October 3, 2016

I often tell people that I don’t like to say “no.”

Rather than saying “no,” I prefer to ask “how?” In doing so, I try to inspire creative thinking, in myself as well as others. Often, just taking a different perspective shows me the way to do something that I previously did not think was possible.

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Taking Chances

By Davie Jane Gilmour, September 21, 2016

“If you don’t take a chance, you don’t stand a chance.”

I am not sure who said this. It wasn’t me. I discovered the quote in my reading and found there was some dispute about its source. It might be Oprah. It might be someone else. In any case, it is how I live; it’s how I conduct myself at work and in my personal life.

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From the President, Inspiration