“But you were always a good man of business, Jacob,' faltered Scrooge, who now began to apply this to himself.

Business!' cried the Ghost, wringing its hands again. "Mankind was my business; charity, mercy, forbearance, and benevolence, were, all, my business. The deals of my trade were but a drop of water in the comprehensive ocean of my business!”

― Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol

Seriously one of the most profound things we’ve ever read.  As we wrap up this year’s business, we are busy planning next year’s.  This time of year gets so busy on so many levels doesn’t it?  And yet, through it, we are challenged to open our hearts, find our peace and enjoy the holidays. 

So, with that in mind we won’t take too much of your time.  Enjoy the season.  Work hard, enjoy the work, and don’t lose sight of why you do what you do. 

From Diane and I and our teams at Quest Integration and Apropos Holdings, we wish you a peaceful and joyful Christmas and holiday season.

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especially when made with sugar and glue.

But inside an igloo I would not live

for fear of sharing my bed with my kid.

 

Happy Holidays!

May the season bring you warmth, cheer, good friends and wonderful food!

 


 
 

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