The Fred Factor

Author: Mark Sanborn
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ISBN: 9780937539620
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Get Fred! You can learn a lot from a mailman! Let Mark Sanborn, internationally acclaimed author and speaker, introduce you to Fred the postman and his remarkable way of making the ordinary extraordinary! Everyone makes a difference. The only question at the end of the day is, What kind of difference did you make? Everything is built on relationships. It is the humanness that makes a business great, not the businessness. You must continually create value for others, and it doesn?t have to cost a penny. You can replace money with imagination. The object is to outthink your competition, not to outspend them. You can reinvent yourself regularly. No matter where you live, what job you hold, or what industry you work in, you wake up every morning with a blank slate and you can make your business and your life anything you choose!
Carol Shields and the Extra-Ordinary
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Marta Dvorak, Manina Jones
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

Claiming the "ordinary" and "extra-ordinary" as critical categories, contributors to this volume explore the philosophical and literary import of Carol Shields's writing, its complex play with genre and narrative technique, its re-valuing of domesticity and gendered perspective, and the social critique implicit in its gentle satirical impulses.
On Philosophy, Intelligibility, and the Ordinary
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Randy Ramal
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-15 - Publisher:

This book calls scholars to avoid the temptation to reduce philosophy into a normative discipline. The author argues that philosophy's main responsibility does not reside in changing the world, but in safeguarding sense and intelligibility against unfounded forms of skepticism.
In Quest of the Ordinary
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Stanley Cavell
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-29 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

These lectures by one of the most influential and original philosophers of the twentieth century constitute a sustained argument for the philosophical basis of romanticism, particularly in its American rendering. Through his examination of such authors as Emerson, Thoreau, Poe, Wordsworth, and Coleridge, Stanley Cavell shows that romanticism and American
The Elusiveness of the Ordinary
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Stanley Rosen
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

The concept of the ordinary, along with such cognates as everyday life, ordinary language, and ordinary experience, has come into special prominence in late modern philosophy. Thinkers have employed two opposing yet related responses to the notion of the ordinary: scientific and phenomenological approaches on the one hand, and on
Average Man
Language: en
Pages: 42
Authors: Lucy Maslin
Categories: Artists' books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

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