Lesson 1:
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> A man is getting into the shower just as his wife is finishing up her
> shower, when the doorbell rings. The wife quickly wraps herself in a
> towel and runs downstairs. When she opens the door, there stands Bob,
> the next-door neighbor.
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> Before she says a word, Bob says, "I'll give you $800 to drop that towel."
> After thinking for a moment, the woman drops her towel and stands
> Naked in front of Bob After a few seconds, Bob hands her $800 and leaves.
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> The woman wraps back up in the towel and goes back upstairs. When she
> gets to the bathroom, her husband asks, "Who was that?"
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> "It was Bob the next door neighbor," she replies.
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> "Great," the husband says, "Did he say anything about the $800 he owes
> me?"
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> Moral of the story: If you share critical information pertaining to
> Credit and risk with your shareholders in time, you may be in a position > > to prevent avoidable exposure.
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> Lesson 2:
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> A priest offered a Nun a lift. She got in and crossed her legs,
> forcing her gown to reveal a leg. The priest nearly had an accident.
> After controlling the car, he stealthily slid his hand up her leg.
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> The nun said, "Father, remember Psalm 129?" The priest removed his hand.
> But, changing gears, he let his hand slide up her leg again.
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> The nun once again said, "Father, remember Psalm 129?"
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> The priest apologized "Sorry sister but the flesh is weak."
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> Arriving at the convent, the nun sighed heavily and went on her way.
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> On his arrival at the church, the priest rushed to look up Psalm 129
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> It said, "Go forth and seek, further up, you will find glory."
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> Moral of the story: If you are not well informed in your job, you
> might miss a great opportunity.
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> Lesson 3:
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> A sales rep, an administration clerk, and the manager are walking to
> Lunch when they find an antique oil lamp. They rub it and a Genie
> comes out. The Genie says, "I'll give each of you just one wish."
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> "Me first! Me first!" says the admin clerk. "I want to be in the
> Bahamas, driving a speedboat, without a care in the world."
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> Puff! She's gone.
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> "Me next! Me next!" says the sales rep. "I want to be in Hawaii,
> relaxing on the beach with my personal masseuse, an endless supply of
> Pi?a Coladas and the love of my life."
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> Puff! He's gone.
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> "OK, you're up," the Genie says to the manager.
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> The manager says, "I want those two back in the office after lunch."
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> Moral of the story: Always let your boss have the first say.
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> Lesson 4
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> An eagle was sitting on a tree resting, doing nothing.
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> A small rabbit saw the eagle and asked him, "Can I also sit like you
> and do nothing?"
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> The eagle answered: "Sure, why not?"
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> So, the rabbit sat on the ground below the eagle and rested. All of a
> sudden, a fox appeared, jumped on the rabbit and ate it.
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> Moral of the story: To be sitting and doing nothing, you must be
> sitting very, very high up.
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> Lesson 5
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> A turkey was chatting with a bull.
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> "I would love to be able to get to the top of that tree," sighed the
> turkey, but I haven't got the energy."
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> "Well, why don't you nibble on some of my droppings?" replied the bull.
> They're packed with nutrients."
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> The turkey pecked at a lump of dung, and found it actually gave him
> enough strength to reach the lowest branch of the tree. The next day,
> after eating some more dung, he reached the second branch. Finally
> after a fourth night, the turkey was proudly perched at the top of the tree.
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> He was promptly spotted by a farmer, who shot him out of the tree.
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> Moral of the story: Bull$hit might get you to the top, but it won't
> keep you there.
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> Lesson 6
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> A little bird was flying south for the winter. It was so cold the bird
> froze and fell to the ground into a large field. While he was lying
> there, a cow came by and dropped some dung on him.
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> As the frozen bird lay there in the pile of cow dung, he began to
> realize how warm he was. The dung was actually thawing him out! He lay
> there all warm and happy, and soon began to sing for joy.
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> A passing cat heard the bird singing and came to investigate.
> Following the sound, the cat discovered the bird under the pile of cow
> dung, and promptly dug him out and ate him.
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> Morals of the story:
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> (1) Not everyone who $hits on you is your enemy.
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> (2) Not everyone who gets you out of $hit is your friend.
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> (3) And when you're in deep $hit, it's best to keep your mouth shut!
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> THIS ENDS THE 5-MINUTE MANAGEMENT COURSE