Last week I spent time talking to a guy in a networking group I belong to. The conversation turned into an avalanche of life sucks. He had left the mortgage industry for greener pastures and had a lot to say about how crappy things are.
I tried to lighten it up with: I don’t think things are as bad as they seem. It got: Really? I think they’re pretty bad.
Some people can’t be convinced. I learned a long time ago that I can’t compete with Katie Couric or Brit Hume’s rendition of the sky is falling.
So next time you want to share some doom and gloom – don’t. It’s contagious – like tuberculosis.
Now for some good news: