Success Thought of the Day – 6/19/20

Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.  On this day in 1865, Union soldiers received news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now free.

“Juneteenth is a day on which honor and respect is paid for the sufferings of slavery. It is a day on which we acknowledge the evils of slavery and its aftermath.  On Juneteenth we talk about our history and realize because of it, there will forever be a bond between us.” – Tom Feelings

Even more historic about today is the recognition of Juneteeth as a holiday by many employers.  Several have closed altogether or will be closing early, providing employees the opportunity to learn, reflect, and focus forward on collaborative action towards solving systemic racism.

Two resources I want to share with you.

*** PS on the picture.  Let all work to shift “compassionate” from being an adjective to a verb we all experience just a little bit more. ***

Losses will happen but are only material if you do not use the lessons. - James Rosseau, Sr.

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It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but even more to stand up to your friends. - J. K. Rowling

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Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you. ― Shannon L. Alder

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Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination. – Oscar Wilde

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What would you attempt if you knew you could not fail? – Robert H. Schuller

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