A problem is simply a label you have applied to something in your life. I am fond of correcting that word choice into “a solution waiting to happen.” In actuality, a problem is only created by the way … [Read more...] about Take Action: 3 Steps to Ditching the Drama and Finding Your Sunny Side
Recently, I had lunch with a dear friend of mine. It was a gorgeous sunny day, though still brisk with Spring on the way, but not yet here. We decided to stroll the neighborhood boutiques following a … [Read more...] about How to Avoid Failure Every Time . . .
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When I first started out in business for myself back in 1994, I had a habit of sending a thank you note for every call I went on. It didn't matter if it was my first time meeting a client or my … [Read more...] about Hot Marketing Tips: It’s Never Too Late for Thank You
Yesterday as I was driving up to the mountains, I stopped for gas at my favorite Race Trac. I say my favorite because they have the cheapest gas prices of any station in two states for a couple of … [Read more...] about Prosperity Mindset: 3 Surefire Ways to be Happy Every Day!
Saturday is often mistaken as a work day with errands to run, chores to get done, and housecleaning to cross off the list (not to mention laundry.) Really it is better invested as a day to relax, … [Read more...] about 5 Favorite Ways to Relax on Saturday (without Technology)
I've been thinking a lot about Fourth of July lately, not because of fireworks and bbq's but because we are more than half way through 2010 now and I know far too many people who are shackled by their … [Read more...] about How Will YOU Claim Your Independence Today?
The holidays are on top of us, the Christmas crazies are here! Whether you celebrate Hanukah, Christmas, or Kwanzaa, this can be a stressful time of year. The key is to remember the reason for the … [Read more...] about Success Strategies: 5 Ways to Make the Most of the Holiday Season