A Little Perspective

In the 2014 movie Men, Women, and Children, one of the characters is a teenage boy grappling with his mother abandoning him, losing interest in playing football, meeting a girl he likes, and other experiences of teenage angst. In viewing a YouTube video of Carl Sagan...

Gratitude

Today I feel grateful for all of my teachers. Those who were soft and gentle, and those who taught me the hard knocks, those who were kind, and those who were rude. Thank you for teaching me what I wanted to know and for teaching me what I never asked to learn, but...

Working Smarter Instead of Harder

This week I had the pleasure of facilitating a mastermind group about how to work smarter instead of harder in order to be highly productive and still have time to enjoy life. It seems that many of us struggle with taking on too much responsibility, thinking we can...

Routine Got You Down?

If you’re like me, routine can be a blessing and a curse. Routine provides a sense of stability, security, order, and even a sense of simplicity in a complex and often chaotic world. Having a good routine around getting a good night sleep, for example, is a positive...

Mastermind Groups

It’s important as an entrepreneur to get information and new ideas from outside of yourself at times. Each of us can get caught up in our own way of thinking and acting because we tend to do what is most comfortable for us or that we know works. As our business grows,...