Remember when you could laugh uncontrollably?
We need to laugh more.
We need to laugh more ourselves and our foibles then we do.
Were so damn serious as though the mistake that we made was going to bring about the end of Western civilization.
Most of what we do doesn’t matter.
Then there are the moments that do and that are essential. Obviously, we need to be vigilant for those.
But the rest of the time, find a way to laugh is that being so damn boring!
By the way,
Two hunters are out in the woods when one of them collapses. He doesn’t seem to be breathing and his eyes are glazed. The other guy whips out his phone and calls the emergency services. He gasps, “My friend is dead! What can I do?” The operator says “Calm down. I can help. First, let’s make sure he’s dead.” There is a silence, then a shot is heard. Back on the phone, the guy says “OK, now what?”
Did you let yourself laugh?
Ⓒ The Big Game Hunter, Inc., Asheville, NC 2020
ABOUT JEFF ALTMAN, THE BIG GAME HUNTER
Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter is a career and leadership coach who worked as a recruiter for more than 40 years. He is the host of “No BS Job Search Advice Radio,” the #1 podcast in iTunes for job search with more than 1800 episodes and his newest show, “No BS Coaching Advice” and is a member of The Forbes Coaches Council.
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