From all of us here at Xchange we would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year for 2018.

Horace was a Roman poet born in 65 BC. Still his insight matters. Life is about managing expectations, yours and other people. Today the ultimate move to ‘manage expectations’ means to ‘seek to prevent disappointment by establishing in advance what can realistically be achieved by a project’. If we regard our life as our project to avoid disappointment there is one advice:
No expectations – just gratitude!

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