Extra: Failure Is Merely An Event – Audio TidBits Podcast

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/ls-failure.mp3“A man may fall many times, but he won’t be a failure until he says that someone pushed him.” — Elmer G. Letterman The psychology of success and failure is complex but not particularly hard to understand. It starts with personal responsibility. Unless you accept the responsibility for failure, you can’t take the credit for […]

Have Compatible Expectations – Audio TidBits Podcast

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/htm09.mp3If you do not expect much, you will not be disappointed. That may be what people have in mind when they talk about meaningless relationships. It would seem to follow that high expectations come with meaningful relationships. You and your significant other each have expectations for the other and for your relationship. The question is, […]

Assessing Your Child’s Adjustment – Audio TidBits Podcast

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/pl009.mp3How is your child getting along? Does he or she seem to be getting along well or do you see behavior or other problems that concern you? Trust your good judgement and experience. Think about your child and answer “Yes,” or “No,” to these questions. The questions that you answer “No,” focus your attention on […]

Bummed-out

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/tff5.mp3Maryanne Mitchell is the office manager for the Koch, James and Hightower law firm. She is meeting with Martin Koch. It is not unusual for Martin to ask her to stop by, but still she gets up tight and nervous whenever he does.   “I am just a born pessimist,” she frets to herself, waiting […]

The Management Perspective

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/ehsmp13.output.mp3Traditionally, we understand management as a set of functions along the right side of the Helping Triangle. The agency Board functions as the bridge between the agency and the authorizing entity or more typically, the Board and its CEO share this function. In turn, the CEO is responsible for the agency’s internal structure and connects […]

Rounder: The Speed Round

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/Rounder.mp3In this episode of the Audio Tidbits Podcast, the podcasting team has a speed round of little tips for you. Along with the quick insights, you get to enjoy a lively musical interlude to provide a chance to consider the tips. I think you will find one or two little gems that may be just […]

Less Sharing| Less Chaos

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/SharingChaos.mp3In this episode, we explore the value of sharing less, along with the importance of not adding to the chaos. These tips are followed by a brief musical interlude to give you a couple of minutes to ponder the suggestions and whether they may be useful for you.

Be Someone By Whom Your Significant Other Would Want to be Judged.

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/htm08.mp3You are known by the company you keep but “So what?” You say, “I don’t care what people think about me.” Well, good for you. If that is equally true for your significant other, you can skip this little gem. But you surely jest. Just spending a few minutes to get to know you is […]

Assessing Your Relationship – Audio TidBits Podcast

https://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/pl008.mp3How are you and your child getting along with each other? For the following questions, is the answer almost always yes, usually yes, sometimes yes, seldom yes, or almost never yes? As a guide, rate the question as “5” if your answer is almost always yes. Put 4 for usually, 3 for sometimes, 2 for […]