Career, group & executive coaching.
Presentations, workshops & training.
Free articles by the Dream Job Coach
Assessments, ebooks, media center, and more!
Meet Joel Garfinkle.
Contact the Dream Job Coach.
Visit the Dream Job Coaching home page.


powered by FreeFind

Subscribe to 
Fulfillment@Work:
Take This Job and Love it!

Find out why 10,000 readers in more than 25 countries enjoy the top career fulfillment ezine.
Subscribe Cancel
Enter your Name:
& E-mail Address:



Alternate Sign-up Method

Subscribe to 
Fulfillment@Work:
Take This Job and Love it!

Find out why 10,000 readers in more than 25 countries enjoy the top career fulfillment ezine.
Subscribe Cancel
Enter your Name:
& E-mail Address:




Fulfillment@Work: I BELONGED
December 8, 2002

Welcome to the Fulfillment@Work Newsletter
Published by Joel Garfinkle, Dream Job Coaching
ISSN: 1533-3906

Contents

1. Jackie Robinson - I Belonged
2. What my clients say
3. The Great Question

Feature Article

I Belonged

Jackie Robinson made history when he became the first black baseball player to break into the major leagues by joining the Brooklyn Dodgers. Branch Rickey, owner of the Dodgers at that time, told Robinson, "It'll be tough. You're going to take abuse you never dreamed of. But if you're willing to try, I'll back you all the way."

And Rickey was right. Jackie was abused verbally (not to mention physically by runners coming into second base). Racial slurs from the crowd and members of his own team, as well as from opponents, were standard fare.

One day, Robinson was having it particularly tough. He had booted two ground balls, and the boos were cascading over the diamond. In full view of thousands of spectators, Pee Wee Reese, the team captain and Dodger shortstop, walked over and put his arm around Jackie right in the middle of the game. "That may have saved my career," Robinson reflected later. "Pee Wee made me feel that I Belonged."

Which employees at your job can you reach out and touch today so they feel like they are apart of the team?

If you want to learn how to Find Your Dream Job, click here:
http://www.dreamjobcoaching.com/coaching-overview.html

If you want to learn about Executive Coaching, visit:
http://www.GarfinkleExecutiveCoaching.com

~ Joel Garfinkle
Dream Job Coaching:
Live Your Dream Life!

Quotes of the week

"Celebrate what you want to see more of."
~ Tom Peters

"No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave."
~ Calvin Coolidge

FREE content for you

Nationally published articles that you can FREELY use as content for your websites, newsletters, and publications.

Coaching Client - Words Of Wisdom

Shift from drivenness to soulfulness.
~ Client #1

Life shifts only moment by moment. As I make conscious decisions each day to go with my authentic self, I am creating a life of success and fulfillment.
~ Client #2

The Great Question

No legacy is so rich as honesty.
~ William Shakespeare

GREAT QUESTION: How can I spend this week being extremely honest with myself?

Website LINK EXCHANGE program!

Would you like to exchange website links with Dream Job Coaching? Just visit our link exchange page.

Coaching Services

Joel Garfinkle is available for coaching. Send him an email at joel@dreamjobcoach.com or call (510) 339-3201.

----------------------------

Copyright 1998-2006, Joel Garfinkle, all rights reserved. Permission is granted to reproduce, copy or distribute DreamsWork so long as this copyright notice and full information about contacting the author is attached.