The spice of life involves thinking outside the cubicle. No one ever grew up saying…”One day, yes, one day, I will work in a cloth-covered box.” If they did say it, then most likely they are not reading this blog because they don’t have the natural thirst for knowledge. After all, those that want to be… Continue reading Where’s the fun with being average?
There is nothing as powerful as a made up mind. Your actions are dependent on your thoughts and beliefs. Often times, we accumulate social, cultural, and economic influences that takes up residence in our mind. Although some influences may be helpful, every now and then we must reevaluate what we are willing to keep, let… Continue reading Mind Real Estate
As a child, our dreams were more exciting, daring, and imaginative. As we progress with age, our dreams become confined by the cultural, social, and economical influence around us. Then we get so caught up with trying to catch up that we beg for a break from the relentless cycle of work and an unending… Continue reading “Click Refresh”
Our habits is one of the things that defines who we are and what we will accomplish. Like a two edge sword, our habits will either push us towards our dreams or pull us into the abyss of uncertainty. Trials, tribulations, detours and setbacks are a part of life. It’s how we handle them that separates the… Continue reading Accept and Move Forward
“I’m convinced of this: Good done anywhere is good done everywhere. For a change, start by speaking to people rather than walking by them like they’re stones that don’t matter. As long as you’re breathing, it’s never too late to do some good.” – Maya Angelou
We have the ability to make a positive lasting change in the world. Standing by and doing nothing, we give up our power of choice to make a difference in our lives and the world. Let us change the world together, create a culture of appreciation, and make a positive difference in our life, those around us, and… Continue reading Together WE Make a Difference
“For a table to exist, we need wood, a carpenter, time, skillfulness, and many other causes. And each of these causes needs other causes in order to be. The wood needs the forest, the sunshine, the rain, and so on. The carpenter needs his parents, breakfast, fresh air, and so on. And each of these… Continue reading Interconnectedness
Unfortunately, there exists a disease that can unknowingly creep up on us I refer to as the Conversation Hog Syndrome (CHS). CHS creates a deep urge in the listener to say something to compete with the speaker’s sharing time. Other symptoms include… thinking of what to say next, abruptly interrupting the speaker, and offering advice… Continue reading Conversation Hog Syndrome
We are humankind and not humanmean. Being kind is free and good for both the receiver and giver. Kindness stirs a warmth within the depths of your soul and is released to universe. Kindness given without expectations is one of the most unselfish and loving acts that we may do. Samples of acts of kindness: Tell someone…”I love you because… Continue reading Kindness Matters
My mom was a great influence in my life and a great example of an awesome leader and coach. Since I was in elementary school, she would not accept any of my excuses and would continually say, “So what, now what?” At first, I thought she did not care and I ignored her. Then I realized… Continue reading So What, Now What?