Are You an Eeyore or a Tigger?

Services for Real Estate Pros with DRE# 01297932

Dead men tell no tales but they can provide inspiration long after they’re gone. Such is the case with Dr. Randy Pausch, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh who died four years ago this month. But the message he delivered after being given a terminal diagnosis of pancreatic cancer 11 months before he died lives on thanks to videos and a book he co-authored on achieving dreams.

One such message came on “Oprah” during his final months. Paush, whose inspirational spirit became public after he delivered “The Last Lecture: Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams,” made it clear to the audience that he wasn’t letting his death sentence ruin his remaining months.

“Let’s be clear, this stinks,” he said. “I pretty much can’t control the cards I’m dealt but I can control the cards I play.”

Continue Reading on The HouseHunt Agent Blog


Read more best practices for Realtors
Posted by




This entry hasn't been re-blogged:

Re-Blogged By Re-Blogged At
ActiveRain Community
POSITIVE ATTITUDE for the Weary Soul
Addicted to Active Rain
Blogs Happen...
Motivational Monday
customer service
client relations
business strategy
real estate
communication skills

Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Spam prevention
Show All Comments
Li Read
Sea to Sky Premier Properties (Salt Spring) - Salt Spring Island, BC
Caring expertise...knowledge for you!

Oh, such an essential post...well said!   And thanks for that inspiring link.  

Jul 16, 2012 02:32 AM #1
Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

Jaime, That was great and well-said that there are two kinds of people.

Jul 16, 2012 10:30 AM #2
Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Show All Comments

What's the reason you're reporting this blog entry?

Are you sure you want to report this blog entry as spam?


House Hunt

Ask me a question
Spam prevention