Did you know people really do train fleas to perform in flea
circuses? It’s true -- and easy. You simply place the fleas in
a box with a lid.

Thinking it would be neat having a
flea circus in his lobby,
insurance agent Sally Smith decided to give a try at being
the ringmaster. She bought some fleas and an aquarium,
but the fleas were jumping higher than the top. She fixed the
problem by putting an aluminum lid on it.

It seemed like an entertaining apparatus for the children of
potential new clients until one day Sally was called to the
lobby. It seems a young child had knocked the lid off the

Sally was shocked at the sight when she arrived in the lobby.

What did she see in the uncovered aquarium?

Click here for the answer.
As Aesop established hundreds of years
ago with his timeless fables we remember
words best when we become engaged in a
story. Max has compiled an anecdotal
story collection designed to generate “ah-
ha” moments during coaching sessions,
presentations, and meetings.
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see more.

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The Flea Circle