Well that just happened

win a carMost people do not intentionally go out of their way to make a mistake. Mistakes happen. Even big ones. When a co-worker, employee, loved one, anyone does make a mistake, this is how you handle it. Laugh it off if you can, don’t make the person feel any worse than he or she already does – and – learn what went wrong and why so it won’t happen again in the future. This Price is Right model accidentally gave away a $20,000+ car. Drew Carey’s reaction is perfect – see the video below.

Also read: Acknowledge the mistake and move forward

It’s Monday. There are 270 days left in this year. What will you do with this one today?


71YWAijk8DL-198x300We were in New York this weekend to see a few shows. Struck up a conversation with a woman in front of me in line – turns out to be the mother of one of my favorite authors right now – ABC anchor Dan Harris. Have you read his book? You should:  10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works–A True Story. Small world. Happy world. Here’s our earlier review of the book.