December 2011 Posts

How to Change Your Life in 2012

“To change one’s life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly.” That quote is attributed to William James, an American philosopher and psychologist working at the end of the 19th century. What’s flamboyant to you may be barely noteworthy to someone else. When […]

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Why the Evergreen Trees Never Lose Their Leaves

Winter was coming, and the birds had flown far to the south, where the air was warm and they could find berries to eat. One little bird had broken its wing and could not fly with the others. It was […]

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Auld Lang Syne Lyrics

Sung at the Roosevelt Hotel on Janurary 1, 1929, Canadian band leader Guy Lombardo started the famous New Year’s Eve tradition of Auld Lang Syne. Guy Lombardo’s orchestra played the song every New Years Eve, in live broadcast from New […]

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Take Joy! – Fra Giovanni’s “Letter to a Friend”

“There is nothing I can give you that you have not got. But there is much, very much, that while I cannot give it, you can take. No peace lies in the future which is not hidden in this present […]

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The Twelve Days of Christmas Lyrics

There is some debate on when the first day of the twelve days of Christmas takes place, is it December 25 or 26th?  Either way, enjoy the holiday after the holiday and the song, The Twelve Days of Christmas. On […]

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The Gift of the Magi

This time of year it is easy to get wrapped up in the Christmas bustle and forget about the true meaning of Christmas. When I start focusing too much on buying gifts or scheduling elaborate holiday meals, I turn to […]

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Christmas Time is Here: A Charlie Brown Christmas

It’s that annual Christmas tradition that many of us enjoy every year. The watching of “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” For me, the show is more than a chance to simply watch an entertaining Christmas special; it’s an opportunity to go […]

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Winding Down for the Holidays

For the week between Christmas and New Year’s, the Good Company Blog will take a break from talking about work. Instead, the people at Tribe will share their favorite songs, stories and poems of the season. Happy Holidays from Tribe!

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Make Your Entire Workforce Your Sales Force

Do you want to grow your business? There really isn’t a company or leader that doesn’t want to grow their business.  An easy way to grow is to have your entire workforce be your sales force.  Here are a few […]

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It’s Okay to Feed Your Employees

This is one of my favorite times of year for a lot of reasons, but the big one is because people send us food. The items we received this year include: candy, cookies, brownies, and pickles (they were delicious).  Everyone […]

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