“Look, I want to hear every criticism….

“Look, I want to hear every criticism….

“Look, I want to hear every criticism, every objection, but only once.”                  Paul Newman- Exodus   From Pamela’s Desk I saw Paul Newman in this movie over 20 years ago and I can still hear him saying these words so clearly in my...
You can tell the size….

You can tell the size….

You can tell the size of the person by the size of the problem that gets them down. From Pamela’s Desk: It seems to be human nature to sweat the small stuff and let the big things go……but great leaders realize that, big problems take big efforts that...
Not a soul…

Not a soul…

not a soul on Earth can hide from it…. From Pamela’s Desk This is one of my favorite lines I’ve heard in a movie. The moment I heard it, I knew it was truth.  Years ago a close relative in deep reflection shared these words, “If I have known...
Your critics…

Your critics…

The person who says that it cannot be done should not interrupt the person doing it.  Chinese proverbs From Pamela’s Desk When you are attempting to do something beyond your comfort zone, take notice, you’ll slowing see your critics being replaced by new...
Champions are made when no one is watching…

Champions are made when no one is watching…

Champions are made when no one is watching. Jeff Manion-Author-dream big, think small From Pamela’s Desk (sorry this is a little long!) My son Luke, in his senior year in high school became an All-State in cross-country and track runner. To top it off, also...