Aggghhh… life is busy. Good busy. But busy. I’m guessing yours is also. The question is not about whether you or I are busy, but what are we so busy about? Helen Keller once said, “Life is a daring adventure or nothing.” One day I’m going to die. So will you. Too often we forget that little fact as live our lives by default. rather than by design. When you are living … [Read more...] about Does your life bring you energy… or drain you of it?
Sometimes disappointment can hit with an intensity that can knock us down hard. When it does, we have to take the time to look for the gift our disappointment holds, and to be sure we unwrap it. Doing so sets us up to succeed in the game of life that much more. Life doesn’t always go to plan. Sometimes things don’t work out as we want. Sometimes people … [Read more...] about Disappointment: Why you should never let one go to waste.
How often have you met a really smart person who did really dumb things? The reality is that our E.Q. (Emotional Intelligence) determines our success in our work, our relationships, and life far more profoundly than our ability to computer mathematical equations. And the good news is that unlike your I.Q. which is relatively fixed, your E.Q. is something you can build as you … [Read more...] about I.Q. Matters. But Your E.Q. Matters More.
You probably know someone yourself whose become preoccupied to the point of obsessiveness with shaping their body or face to conform to an idealized and illusive image of beauty. Don’t get me wrong. I like to look good. Who doesn’t right?! But there’s a distinct line between healthy vanity (with a focus on health living) and unhealthy obsession (with a preoccupation with … [Read more...] about “The Official Body”: The Profound Cost of Conformity
Staying on path toward your goals takes motivation… by the truckload. Getting it can be easy. Keeping it, well… not so much. The word itself comes from the Latin word movere – “to move.” But “moving forward” when you would rather plant yourself on the couch with a bucket of butter popcorn and watch reruns of The Simpsons is no easy task. So what to do? While there is … [Read more...] about Six powerful motivators to help you achieve your goals