Category Archives: INFLUENCE

DON’T GIVE UP

By 1989, baseball player Nolan Ryan reached an incredible 5,000 strikeouts, and all those no hitters. Ryan is a phenomenal baseball player. In his rookie year, 18 years earlier, Gil Hodges was the manager of the Mets, and was impatient … Continue reading

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KINDNESS

At a Special Olympic Event, some time ago, 9 special athletes were competing in a 100-yard dash. As the starting pistol shot and the race started, one runner tripped and fell to the ground, crying out loud in pain. One … Continue reading

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THE LITTLE DEEDS

A policeman noticed an old woman picking up something off the street. Thinking that the object might be something of value, and wondering what the woman was really doing, the policeman walked up to her and asked her what she … Continue reading

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A BETTER INFLUENCE

One of my favorite Peanuts cartoons showed Peppermint Patty talking to Charlie Brown. She said, “Guess what, Chuck. The first day of school and I got sent to the principal’s office. It was your fault, Chuck.” He said, “My fault? … Continue reading

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THE FIVE “Ws” OF INFLUENCE

The Five “W’s” of Influence By Tom Moore One of the best ways for anyone to fully grasp and appreciate a word, an idea, or an event is to use the five “W’s” of journalism: what, who, when, were, and … Continue reading

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