It came out of his mouth because he was pushed

jeff noel at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa
World class business strategies can work anywhere and for anyone, even personal health


One was doing a plank using a sturdy chair on one side and a sturdy table on the other.

The other quickly came over and said, dude, that’s not safe.

The first one finished the plank and then said, dude, this wouldn’t be safe for you, but for a world class athlete, not a problem.

Upon hearing the words come out of his mouth, in defense of his behavior – he had a profound moment.

Keeping a lid on your strengths builds a great defense, should one ever be required… or if one is simply triggered by an inaccurate stereotype and you’re feeling like you’ve had enough.

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By jeff noel

Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites.