Motivational Quote/Word/Song/Video of the Day- 18 Oct 2011


MOTIVATIONAL QUOTE OF THE DAY

 

“The most important thing in communication
is hearing what isn’t said.”

— Peter F. Drucker: was an influential writer and management consultant

*******Many people don’t understand the importance of  reading body language during face-to-face communication.  It encompasses the vast majority of what the sender and receiver of a message is actually saying.  Here’s a great article that will help you learn how to read, understand and use body language to send and receive intended messages Using Body Language. *******

 

 

WORD OF THE DAY

moot

\moot\ , adjective;

1.
Open to discussion or debate; doubtful.
2.
Of little or no practical value or meaning; purely academic.
3.
Chiefly Law Not actual; theoretical; hypothetical.

verb:

1.
To present or introduce (any point, subject, project, etc.) for discussion.
2.
To reduce or remove the practical significance of; make purely theoretical or academic.
3.
Archaic To argue (a case), especially in a mock court.

noun:

1.
An assembly of the people in early England exercising political, administrative, and judicial powers.
2.
An argument or discussion, especially of a hypothetical legal case.
3.
Obsolete A debate, argument, or discussion.
Quotes:
“What do you mean, ‘moot’?” “I mean moot. It’s taken care of. The documents are notarized. I’m recouping my lawyer’s fees and that’s the end of it.”
— Jonathan Franzen, The Corrections
As for Maddy, my only point would be that a suitable age for dating becomes moot if nobody’s asking.
— Marion K. Douglas, Dance Hall Road
Origin:
Moot is derived from the Old English gemot “meeting.” The adj. senses of “debatable” and “not worth considering” arose from moot case, earlier simply moot (n.) “discussion of a hypothetical law case” (1530s), in law student jargon, in reference to students gathering to test their skills in mock cases.
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SONG OF THE DAY

MARSHA AMBROSIOUS

 

 

*******Originally from Floetry, Marsha Ambrosious has gone solo and I am just as blown away with her as a solo artist as I was with Floetry.  She has such an amazing voice that is a true gift from God.  I hope you enjoy her as much as I do!  :)*******

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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