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I think sometimes we treat the job place and home like military boot camp. We want to just demand and command and expect the job to get done. The truth of the matter is that life is not like boot camp. In order to motivate people we need to be...well... motivational. If you want people to behave a certain way or to accomplish a certain objective, you must learn to make it fun and keep it simple.

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Make it Fun! 6

I think sometimes we treat the job place and home like military boot camp. We want to just demand and command and expect the job to get done. The truth of the matter is that life is not like boot … Continue reading

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Remove the Chairs from the Break Room 7

Some of the practices we initiated in our companies were very specific and might seem a little odd. But the effect of these practices, like this one–remove the chairs from the break room–were incredible. Remember, one of the Five Fundamenta

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Invest in Good Chairs 8

When you, as the leader in your workplace or in your home, take the time to pay attention to the little practices you will discover a big change in your environment. One of our main businesses was a debt collection … Continue reading

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Sign for Equipment 9

What could be more common sense that having associates sign for equipment they use in order for them to take responsibility for making sure the equipment is kept in good working condition? Remember, one of the Five Fundamentals of Common … Continue reading

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Reward the Idea and the Action 10

Wouldn’t you love to work for a company that rewarded you for great ideas as well as for implementing great ideas? Often times the person who has a lot of creative ideas isn’t the same person talented with the skills … Continue reading

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Celebrate Your Mistakes, or You’re Fired! 10 Reasons

Truly, you learn from your mistakes!: Just like Monte in the video whose mistake led to an entire company improving their intercultural skills, when you reveal a mistake you and everyone around you can learn from it. Mandatory reporting of … Continue reading

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Common Sense Success: The Book

In the book Common Sense Success, Entrepreneur and Fortune 100 trainer Bill Arnold reveals the everyday practices behind his family's success both at work and at home.


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Learn Common Sense Practices: Video Archives

Bill Arnold, author of The Five of Fundamentals of Common Sense Success, shares common sense practices in these short videos to help you Find Your Way in business and life. Inspiring, instructing, entertaining.

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