In emergency management, the first few minutes of a situation can determine how the rest of the event will unfold. You can apply that same philosophy to the start of any new year. We tend to look at opening a new calendar as a symbol for taking a fresh start or a reset to get… Read More
Key Step 1 Invest in yourself. When you do you are investing in your future. Start putting yourself first because without you nothing else matters and YOU MATTER. Key Step 2 Unplug and get grounded. What I mean by this is that you should daily find yourself unplugged from any distractions (social media, cell phone,… Read More
My Future Christmas Letter Exercise Imagine not only your “best year yet”, but a year that was the “most enjoyable”. At this time of year, we usually get Christmas cards from family and friends. Some of these cards contain letters that describe all the events and highlights of that person’s family that happened over the… Read More
You have heard it before. The little things count. When it comes to change, there is no more significant statement. Often we have this insatiable need to make a big, bold move or change hoping that by doing so it would make us happier. Well, in the short term it does, until something else grabs… Read More
Yes, it is that time of year again. When most, and I know you are not most because you are reading this (thank you for that BTW), are reassessing themselves over the things that they have not done over the last year. What is a Resolution?
Could you imagine that before May 6th, 1954, no other athlete in the world had ever run a mile under four minutes? No one. No one that is until Roger Bannister. On May 6th, 1954, the record was finally broken. The running time for his mile was 3 minutes and 59.4 seconds! If your thinking… Read More
Recently I was at my monthly Library Club meeting. Before I carry on with the muse had to say, I want to clarify that this Library Club does not take place in an actual library but in a pub.
You have been there many times. You get to the end of the month and suddenly you find an abundance of cash still in your bank account. You wish! Don’t you just hate that?
(This post was originally published on LinkedIn. To view the original, click here) I will get right to the point – NO! Now I guess you would like to know why, so keep reading and please disagree with me too. I love to hear other points of view on the subject. Why am I fueled… Read More
Recently I attended a live stage production of “Miracle on 34th Street at our local theatre. If you haven’t seen it or even know about it, it is one of those feel-good movies that is one of my favorites at this time of year. The plot is simple, an elderly gentleman who goes by the… Read More