August 12, 2012

The other day, I heard a Tim McGraw song on the radio: “Live Like You Were Dying.” These lyrics made me think about how I live my life…and how I might live my life (which includes my work) better: “I loved deeper. I spoke sweeter. And I gave forgivness that I’d been denying.”

That sounds like a pretty good way to live one’s life and pursue one’s vocation and avocation…as if one might die at any moment.

Filed under: Social Commentary


About Simone Joyaux

A consultant specializing in fund development, strategic planning, and board development, Simone P. Joyaux works with all types and sizes of nonprofits, speaks at conferences worldwide, and teaches in the graduate program for philanthropy at Saint Mary’s University, MN. Her books, Keep Your Donors and Strategic Fund Development, are standards in the field.

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