Articles by Jim L. Smith

Jim's Gems: Inner Strength

September 8, 2010
When we feel the urge to be critical of someone else, we need to stop, think and look first within ourself.
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Jim's Gems: How Will You Respond

September 1, 2010
The key to success and fulfillment is to take whatever happens and to do something useful and valuable with it.
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Face of Quality: A Model for Success

August 30, 2010
Who doesn’t want to be a success in life?
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Jim's Gems: Control the Situation

August 18, 2010
If you do not like what you see and experience, you have the ability to change it by changing the way you are.
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Jim's Gems: The Power Within

August 11, 2010
We have the power to fill our moments and our life with the things that have real and lasting meaning.
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Jim's Gems: Frustration Creates Opportunity

August 2, 2010
Everyone feels frustrated occasionally. However, how many times do we think of this frustration as an opportunity to create something positive out of a negative situation?
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Face of Quality: Valued Employees Get Results

July 29, 2010
If you have already curtailed your employee recognition practices and rewards programs or are planning to cut them, then you need to reconsider.
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Jim's Gems: Achievers Aren't Afraid of Success

July 19, 2010
Achievers concern themselves with excellence, but they do not obsess over perfection. Achievers aim for success, not perfection.
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Jim's Gems: Surpass Expectations with the Big Picture

July 15, 2010
To consistently surpass expectations and achieve higher levels of success, we must be able to see the big picture.
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Jim's Gems: A Winning Combination

July 6, 2010
We seem to spend a lot of time thinking of failure (or the fear of failure) and success.
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