“Success is not Final” Winston Churchill

“Success is  not final.  Failure is not  fatal. It is the courage to continue that  counts.”  Winston Churchill   1871- 1965 This quote rang in my ears as I watched the market implode yesterday. It reminded me of all that I Continue reading

Your Quirks are your Strengths

[tweetmeme] In a society that is hell bent on identifying “offenses” it’s high time to be yourself. Let’s get this out of the way first, shall we?  – LIFE IS NOT FAIR – OK? The “offense junkies” see reasons to Continue reading

Four Ways to Stay Motivated

Times are uncertain. (Newsflash: times have ALWAYS been uncertain.) Granted, things are a bit shaky now. Taking care of yourself and keeping yourself focused and motivated is one positive way to make the world better because you were here for Continue reading

Resilience Step #1

The problem is not the falling, it’s the not getting back up. Everyone falls … no one is immune from the twists and turns of life. Things happen. Oh Well. So now what? Continue reading

Inexpensive Holiday Entertainment

Pay attention while you are out and about getting ready for the Holidays. Humans make for interesting entertainment. I am at the Post office. Lines are long as Arizona residents struggle with the notion of 75º afternoons and Christmas only Continue reading

Resilience – the Real Secret

After you’ve traveled down that road to success for a decade or two, you start to realize that success has never been a destination. It’s merely one of the way stations on the road of your life. Continue reading

Treasure in Your Own Backyard

Perhaps the most important lesson was the one driven home by Russell Conwell – in your longing for things, look around. You may already have what you need. Continue reading

Our Attitudes Come From the Stories We Tell Ourselves

What’s YOUR story? Everyone has a head full of myths about how the world works. Oh yes you do. We have this wonderful brain that has the ability to combine truth and fiction in an instant. I didn’t realize how Continue reading