In every case, it boils down to the little things. Simple acts. Things that we can incorporate into our way of living. They become a part of who we are and help to define our success (or failure). In the end, the little things in life are the big things. They require us to be “thoughtful” (full of thoughts) as opposed to being “thoughtless” (without a thought). Here are 25 things to help ensure your success, growth, and development.
Dr. Charles T. Menghini is President Emeritus of VanderCook College of Music in Chicago, IL. He is a Senior Educational Consultant for Conn-Selmer, Inc., is co-author of the Essential Elementsband method, published by Hal Leonard Corporation and also serves as an Educational Member of the Music Achievement Council of NAMM.
This article was written for the Washington State Music Educators Association Journal and is being reprinted with permission.
Dr. Charles T. Menghini