Sunday Thoughts…..

Sunday Thoughts…..

  Today is a good day… make it the best you can.   Think and focus on positive things even if it is hard.   They are there, seek them out.

 Finding Joy

 Finding Joy

“No dark fate determines the future.  We do.   Each day and each moment, we are able to create and re-create our lives and the very quality of human life on our planet.   This is the power we wield. Lasting happiness cannot be found in pursuit of any goal or achievement.   It does not reside … Continue reading

Persistent Planning Pays Off

Persistent Planning Pays Off

Happy Friday, by setting 10 minutes aside to plan your day your life will change tremendously!  I hope you enjoy these great quotes on the benefits of planning. “In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower “A clear vision, backed by definite plans, gives you … Continue reading

How To Gain Favorable Attention

How To Gain Favorable Attention

In Napoleon Hill’s book, Keys To Success, he talks about “Gaining favorable attention.” How do you gain favorable attention? Napoleon Hill states: “People who need your work have things to offer you.  You probably are not the only person capable of providing what they need.  What will distinguish you from the crowd? The attention you … Continue reading

Management Is Not For The Faint of Heart

Management Is Not For The Faint of Heart

Being in a management position is not for the “Faint of Heart.” (Definition: Lacking courage to face something difficult) Understanding the people we work with each day is difficult.  We think we understand what someone is asking or telling us only to find out that we did not. As a manager this can be an … Continue reading

Your Heart and Mind Are Strong

Your Heart and Mind Are Strong

Whenever you have thoughts of failure or lack of achievement, stop. Instead of entertaining negative thoughts think about all of the things you have accomplished so far. Give yourself a pat on the back and say out loud, “I am awesome and I will move forward on my journey.” Then take a few minutes to … Continue reading

Be Fearlessly Authentic

Be Fearlessly Authentic

If you are a manager, team leader or business owner there is one facet of your character that must stand out to those you lead and that is “authenticity.” Your people want to know who you really are.  Many times when a person is put into a position of “leadership” they feel they must act … Continue reading

Why Not To Make A New Years Resolution

Why Not To Make A New Years Resolution

Happy New Year everyone!  I hope you all had a wonderful Holiday celebration bringing in the New Year with hope and anticipation for a wonderful 2017. We had a large family and friend gathering over the New Years weekend.  I overheard one of our guests asking another if they had made any New Years resolutions. … Continue reading

Happy and Excited For The Holidays? Maybe not…

Happy and Excited For The Holidays? Maybe not…

With the Holidays being upon us you may notice that some of your coworkers or friends are feeling bit stressed.  This can be caused by various things, from financial issues to family issues. Whatever the reason, it is important to be sympathetic and caring. Our natural thought when it comes to the Holiday Season is that everyone is happy … Continue reading

Training For Success

Training For Success

Training employees can be a daunting task, especially if you do not have a training program in place.  In order for employees to be successful in their position their training has to be centered around making them successful. What does that mean?  Often, when a new hire is being trained there is no thought on … Continue reading