What’s YOUR story?

Posted by on Nov 2, 2013 in Inspire | 2 Comments
What’s YOUR story?

Have you ever caught yourself saying, “I want to be like   ________” [insert name of celebrity, athlete, corporate power broker, friend.] We all do. We all use others for comparison or contextual reference. Last year, I caught myself explaining a project as wanting it to be something like a cross between Oprah and MarieTV […]

The Power of Purposeful Action

Posted by on Nov 1, 2013 in Discover | 2 Comments
The Power of Purposeful Action

Do you ever experience the whole “why am I here” angst? Do you wonder: What is my purpose? Do you ask: Does anything I do really matter? Color me guilty. I spent most of my 20s and early 30s dealing with those questions. I found that journaling helped. A lot. I worked my way through […]

Who sold out Halloween?

Posted by on Oct 31, 2013 in Health | No Comments
Who sold out Halloween?

Costumes and trick-or-treating are fun activities, especially for kids. For adults, it’s a good reason to gather with friends and experience community . And a good excuse for adults to wear something outlandish. For those who aren’t into the ghosts, ghouls and goblins aspect, there’s the Fall festival approach that still allows for treats and […]

Don’t Settle for Less Than Your Dream

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013 in Inspire | 2 Comments
Don’t Settle for Less Than Your Dream

Are you ready to give up on your dream? Do you feel knocked down by forces seemingly beyond your control? Does your path seem blocked by brambles, briars and boogey monsters? Are you in a situation that hasn’t turned out like you expected? I’ve been there. Multiple times. And I’ve learned is that I must […]

What Is Luck?

Posted by on Oct 25, 2013 in Grow | No Comments
What Is Luck?

I made Pat Flynn’s book Let Go a required reading in one of my classes this semester. One objective for the assignment: Show my students that they don’t need to fear the economic uncertainty, that it’s possible to chart their own paths, that opportunity surrounds them. Opportunity Surrounds Us We simply need to think creatively, […]