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It is a fresh new year - full of hopes, dreams, and challenges. Many of us will use the new year as a launching pad for personal improvement and an opportunity to accomplish important goals. Maybe yours is to advance within your department, to finally run that extra mile, or simply lose a few pounds - whatever it is, it's a great time reevaluate and implement a new you!

However, change - real change - starts from within! Change your own attitude and outlook on life before expecting others to do the same. Because when you come right down to it, you are the only person you can change - but your actions will influence many others to follow.


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Comment by Paul Combs on January 17, 2012 at 3:51pm

Thanks, Capt!

Comment by Nick Morgan on January 17, 2012 at 3:38pm

Excellent piece Paul, and so very true!!

Comment by John K. Murphy on January 10, 2012 at 8:46pm

Paul - thanks for the link - very funny

Comment by Brad Hoff on January 10, 2012 at 5:43pm

Strong work Bro! Just like Chief Lasky was saying in class this weekend and for a long time!

Comment by Jeff Schwering on January 10, 2012 at 3:49pm

Nice Job Paul!

Comment by Paul Combs on January 10, 2012 at 3:16pm

Thank you, Mary Ann!

Comment by Mary Ann Hooton on January 10, 2012 at 9:31am

Love it! Simple and direct!

Comment by Paul Combs on January 10, 2012 at 7:24am

Thanks, Mike!

Comment by Mike France on January 10, 2012 at 7:17am

Good One

Comment by Paul Combs on January 10, 2012 at 7:06am

Very well put, Chief Ayotte!

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