When The Unexpected Happens

When The Unexpected Happens

When things come up unexpectedly that cause our plans to change it can cause an unpleasant response to say the least.  Depending on the circumstance that caused the change that response could range from an inconvenience to something frightening. No matter what the reason is it will take acceptance of it in order to be … Continue reading

Maybe It Is Not The End…

Maybe It Is Not The End…

“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential…. these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.” ~ Confucius

Gaining A New Perspective

Gaining A New Perspective

Aloha! I have the wonderful opportunity this week to speak at a conference in Maui. After arriving at our hotel we took a walk by the seashore. Looking at the scene before me, I could not believe how it made me physically feel. (See picture above) As I watched the ocean flow in and out, … Continue reading

Smart Advice

Smart Advice

“When you can’t change the direction of the wind – adjust your sails”                      ~ H. Jackson Brown Jr.  Happy Friday everyone, have a wonderful weekend!

Finding Balance

Finding Balance

“Life is a balanced system of learning and evolution. Whether pleasure or pain; every situation in your life serves a purpose. It is up to us to recognize what that purpose could be.” ~ Steve Maraboli “Seek for the purpose”

Conflict With Co-workers

Conflict With Co-workers

We each are created in our own unique way; we are as different as puppies and kittens. In the workplace it can be difficult getting different personalities to blend smoothly. It would be great if we could always work with people whom we got along well, but as we know, that for the most part … Continue reading

When You Cannot Reach Your Goals

When You Cannot Reach Your Goals

  Being optimistic as we develop and set out to achieve our goals increases our chance of achieving them.  When the going gets tough a little positive self-talk can keep you moving toward your goal. I often refer to the story of “The Little Engine that Could” remembering how this little engine took on such … Continue reading

Sunday Thought…. Do you remember?

Sunday Thought…. Do you remember?

The influence of others on our life is amazingly, amazing and can be suffocating.  I have met people who have told me that they are not doing what their hearts desire is, but they are doing what is expected of them by someone else. I remember a friend of my son’s who wanted to pursue … Continue reading