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We update this page daily with miscellaneous quotes, comments and musings from Jim Berlin, the founder and CEO of Logistics Plus. These daily thoughts illustrate Jim’s passion for excellence and touch on everything from business and politics to logistics and life. If you’d like to receive Jim’s “Thoughts For The Day” in an email message every day, just enter your email address in the “Subscribe to our website updates” field on this page and we’ll add you to our subscription list (you’ll also receive our periodic News & Notes website updates).

Part of Something

October 23, 2018

“It’s important to make people feel a part of something; not apart.”

Come Back

October 22, 2018

“We got hit in the mouth, but it’s how you come back from it.” -Urban Meyer

Patience

October 19, 2018

“Patience is a virtue, but impatience gets things done.” -Chelsea Clinton

Bitterness

October 17, 2018

“When other people treat you poorly, keep being you. Don’t ever let someone else’s bitterness change the person you are.”

Words

October 11, 2018

“If your actions don’t live up to your words, you have nothing to say.” -DaShanne Stokes

Focus

October 8, 2018

Try

October 5, 2018

“Before you speak, listen. Before you act, think. Before you give up, try.”

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Cure

October 3, 2018

“Am I part of the cure, or am I part of the disease?” -Coldplay

Fall or Fly

October 1, 2018

Control

September 25, 2018

“You can only control the controllables.” -John Millman

Measure

September 24, 2018

“Measure twice, cut once.”

Cleveland Wins

September 21, 2018

The Cleveland Browns won last night for the first time in almost 2 years. They came back from being 14 points down (and looking absolutely AWFUL) when veteran QB Tyrod Taylor was replaced by rookie Baker Mayfield. The same “awful” offensive line that produced nothing. The same runners who couldn’t gain a yard. It just… Read more »

Chosen With Care

September 20, 2018

“Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care, for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or for ill.” -Buddha

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LIFE CAN BE HARD

September 18, 2018

An additional thought for today from our good friends at Armada I thought I’d share – JB LIFE CAN BE HARD I really do try to remember this. I know full well that I live a charmed existence and try to not forget to be grateful for this and to understand that many do not…. Read more »

Logistics

“Amateurs discuss tactics. Professionals discuss logistics.” -Napoleon Bonaparte (Thanks to Suraj Joshi for today’s thought -JB)

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Riggable

September 17, 2018

Not everything is fixable, but everything is riggable.” —Paul Adams (Thanks to Kevin Adams for today’s thought – JB)

Off-the-Beaten-Path

Find a Way

September 14, 2018

“Either find a way or make one.” -Hannibal

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Experienced

September 13, 2018

“Ask the experienced rather than the learned.” -Arabic Proverb

Regret

September 11, 2018

“Fear regret more than failure.” -Taryn Rose

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The Customer

September 10, 2018

“It’s not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It’s the customer who pays the wages.” — Henry Ford