Reinvention has been on my mind a lot lately. Maybe it has something to do with the beginning of fall. For a good portion of our early lives, we are conditioned to associate this time of year with starting a new grade at school, beginning a different path in our education, or even taking a [...]
Let me know if this feels familiar – you have a call with a person who criticizes your actions and suddenly you feel deflated. You ruminate on it for days feeling no self-worth and vacillating from anger to pity.
Why be remarkable? WebsiteMagazine.com reports that consumer attention span is now only eight seconds. Interestingly, this is the same as that of a goldfish. It’s also four seconds less than what it was in 2013.
Relationships take work for both partners to be happy and thrive. Yet, many articles on relationship tips sometimes ignore how to bounce back when things get tough. The other day, Chris and I fought. It was not our best moment, and certainly not our worst. Stress was involved and frankly, we were on the cusp [...]
Want to Learn to Trust? If We Want to Achieve Results, It Begins with Us “Trust is the glue of life. It's the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It's the foundational principle that holds all relationships.” Stephen Covey My earliest memories are filled with terror. My mother kidnapped me at the age of three, and [...]
If there was one who demonstrated love, courage, and selflessness in bringing God’s mercy to the world, it was Mother Teresa. The founder of the Missionaries of Charity will be declared a saint by Francis in a Sept. 4 canonization ceremony in Rome. Mother Teresa, the legendary “Apostle of the Poor” stands as one of [...]
All right, so you failed with this attempt. So what? Now what are you going to do? While it might feel comfortable crawling under a rock and disappearing into obscurity, realize that this failure, whatever it might have been, just might be the catalyst for future successes. You can bounce back after failure; you just [...]
So often, people set goals and have this picture in their head what it will look like when they cross the finish line. What often is not taken into account is the roadblocks that are encountered along the way. That's why setting good goals is so important. Is setting good goals the key to achieving [...]
Younger generations entering the workforce today are seeking greater work-life balance than previous generations did. More freedom in terms of family, time schedule, and earning potential are becoming increasingly important. Here is a list of 10 reason why so many people are deciding to blaze their own trail - to be an entrepreneur - rather than falling into the [...]
One out of every four adults read exactly ZERO books last year, according to an Associated Press-Ipsos poll. That is quite a depressing stat. All of the great books out there, and 25% of people don't read a single one. It's truly amazing that people don't spend at least a little time reading. The benefits [...]