The Most Important Question You Aren’t Answering
We spend a great deal of time talking to you about ways you can improve your life. We share insights as to how to grow your financial independence, we help you create spectacular relationships and preach about the ways you can integrate all the things you want to do into your schedule. Now we want you…Read More
The Christmas Songbird
A story about the value of showing unconditional love. Sonita the songbird loved waking up the Clark family each morning with her beautiful voice. But one morning shortly before Christmas, they left! Whatever was she going to do for Christmas? Like clockwork, Sonita the songbird would perch on the branch of the Clark’s large oak…Read More
Three Conflict Resolution Strategies You Need to Know
Conflict is inevitable. If you aspire to achieve anything of value or significance in life, you will encounter situations where people disagree with you in an emotional or even disruptive way. The great news is, if someone is so emotionally invested in a subject you disagree with them on, it means they are passionate and willing to…Read More
Top 10 Strategies to Become More Assertive at Work
A 2019 study by Top Interview found that 70% of employers prioritize assertiveness as the top quality they look for in prospective employees. In turn, 94% of employees say they feel more effective when they are confident in communicating at work. But with only 49% of Americans liking their job and 25% feeling like they have a…Read More
Emotions & Logic
Everyone dreaded Morbidity & Mortality Conference when I was a medical student and resident. Usually it consisted of someone presenting a case in which, they the doctors, or the system screwed up. It was a LONG hour for the person presenting as they were taken to task over their diagnosis and treatment of the patient. …Read More
Civility & Forgiveness
In the Lord’s Prayer, the fourth stanza says, “forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors.” Three verses later the Lord says, “For if ye forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you forgive not men their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.” Social media has created an environment where…Read More
Quit the “Ain’t it Awful Club”
It’s Time For an Intervention!
5 Ways You Can Shift Gears and Focus on the Things in Your Life that Bring You the Most Joy and Success.
Never Take a Goose to a Duck Contest
Never take a goose to a duck contest. That’s some good advice right there! But seriously, how many times in your life have you tried to “fix” someone that just cannot be “fixed?” Are they doing what they are supposed to be doing? They think they are a goose, want to be a goose, wish they were…Read More
The Natural Friction of Living
If we acknowledge the influence of nature’s forces as inevitable and necessary, why do we struggle to accept that friction, resistance, and adversity are equally essential to happiness?
Here are some self-analysis questions you can use today, to guide you on the path to understanding the healthy role adversity plays in your life.Read More