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You Are Braver Than You Believe

You Are Braver Than You Believe

  “Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.” – Dr. Seuss I love this quote from Dr. Seuss because when the unexpected happens and takes us by surprise, we can forget for a moment our true abilities and who … Continue reading

Take A Break

Take A Break

Our home and work lives are so busy we forget to take even a minute for ourselves.  An important self-help tool that you need to remember to use to get through these days is called “take a break.” Step back just for 5 minutes a few times a day and do some of the following exercises … Continue reading

There Are Advantages To Conflict

There Are Advantages To Conflict

Conflict in itself is neither good nor bad, it is just conflict.  It is how people handle the conflict that will determine if it leads to a positive or negative outcome. Conflict is bound to happen at work.  We have our own ideas and personalities that play into our everyday encounters with our co-workers, and … Continue reading

You Can Become Happy

You Can Become Happy

  “Happiness is a conditioning of the mind and body so that happiness is totally within the way you perceive things and handle situations in life. You choose to be happy; happiness doesn’t choose you.” – Charmaine Smith Ladd Happy Friday, enjoy today!

Why Kindness Works

Why Kindness Works

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around”. -Leo Buscaglia By practicing the skill of “being present” when we are with others, we will have more opportunities … Continue reading

Amplify Your Best

Amplify Your Best

“Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward” ~ Victor Kiam No one wants to fall on their face, but if we do not keep moving forward we have then stopped. Sometimes we stop,  just for a short period to regroup, but we cannot stay there no matter how comfortable it may seem if … Continue reading

It Is Good To Ask “Why”

It Is Good To Ask “Why”

According to David Allen the author of “Getting things Done” and “Ready for Anything.” Asking the question “why” can lead to change in a positive way. David talks about the value of thinking about “why.” The “why” will help to define “why’” you do what you do and what is the real purpose that you … Continue reading

Keep The Forward Motion Going

Keep The Forward Motion Going

  “I am fundamentally an optimist. Whether that comes from nature or nurture, I cannot say. Part of being optimistic is keeping one’s head pointed toward the sun, one’s feet moving forward. There were many dark moments when my faith in humanity was sorely tested, but I would not and could not give myself up … Continue reading

Change The World

Change The World

“A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.” ~ Denis Waitle Let us all shine our light brightly each day and change the world with one smile at a time!

Staying Focused For Success

Staying Focused For Success

We are so busy being busy each day that it is hard to find time to accomplish all of the things that we “think” we need to do.  Staying focused can be difficult, but it is necessary in order to successfully complete our tasks and reach our goals.  Staying focused takes practice as our minds … Continue reading