“If you find yourself in a hole, the first thing to do is stop diggin’.”
I dug this out of a list of “farmer wisdom,” it caused me to chuckle and then it caused me to pause.
What kind of holes do you find you are in?
I could make a long list that would get personal. Most of the holes we are in don’t have much to do with work.
We weigh more than we want.
Have more debt than is manageable.
We see our health slipping with each year.
Perhaps we have relationships we could be enjoying more.
Here’s what’s interesting to me about the statement diggin’:
PalletOne CEO Howe Wallace
Since 2005, he has been sharing his thoughts on the organization, leadership, and communication in an online daily note to teammates called Daily with HQ.