Jim Huggins (jkhuggins) wrote,
Jim Huggins

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In the midst of some pretty awful @#$! going on today at work, I am thankful for:
  • a student with the courage to stand up and say "I don't understand how to do this, and I need help" ... who then got well on his way to fixing his lack of understanding
  • a colleague who offered heartfelt thanks, and a couple of hugs, for helping out with a project
Sometimes, we all need reminders of why we put up with the @#$!. 

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