Do You Know Your True Worth?

This statement – Charge what you’re worth seems straightforward and simple. Except often we don’t really know what we’re worth! And why is that? You see most times we don’t consider what comes naturally to us as valuable. We dismiss our innate talents and often wrongly assume that since it is so simple or easyContinue reading “Do You Know Your True Worth?”

The Power of Music

Been thinking about the power of words and the river words travel along…music. Been thinking about today…it’s a new day…a gift… Every day we must face a fork in the road: make the same mistakes over again…do what we have always done or decide that it’s time for the illusion to end. Think about it:Continue reading “The Power of Music”

How Memorable will this December be?

The start of a new month always holds promise. We look back at what might have been and look ahead towards what’s possible. We have not yet put our life pen to December’s paper yet… Somewhere lurking behind all our thoughts of promise and possibility lie our doubts, fears, and insecurities. This is normal. MakeContinue reading “How Memorable will this December be?”

How is this Going to Affect Me?

We always have a choice in how we are going to respond to any situation. Yesterday I was thrown off my game because I chose to be rattled by a text in the morning and I let it consume me for a couple of hours: I discussed it with 3 friends and commiserated with myContinue reading “How is this Going to Affect Me?”

Why Sales Won’t Increase With Sales Training Alone

In terms of popular training workshops, we always find customer service and sales holding the top two spots. And for good reason because at the end of the day, businesses ultimately only fail or succeed for one reason… customers. According to Michael Simmons, a serial entrepreneur who has built one of the biggest online learningContinue reading “Why Sales Won’t Increase With Sales Training Alone”

Doing Whatever it Takes is Always What it Takes…

We’ve become lazy. Lazy thinkers for starters. The advent of the search engine has left us with a sense that whatever we need to know we can simply “Google it.” We feel assured that we will find the answers we need immediately. We have become accustomed to finding the answers we need to live theContinue reading “Doing Whatever it Takes is Always What it Takes…”

Carrying a Joke too Far?

There is a thin line between “getting kicks” and reality. While the ability to laugh at ourselves is a good thing, I feel that we have taken this joke a little too far. Some may argue that it’s true. The question is: Do we want it to REMAIN true for us? If we are thinkingContinue reading “Carrying a Joke too Far?”

Is This the Life You Want to Lead?

Contemplating whether she should leave her job, one woman’s friend told her: “If the best part of your life is escaping it, you have a problem!” In the August 2018 issue of OWN Magazine, there’s this question: What’s to stop you from living with zest and zeal and showing the world the authentic you? AndContinue reading “Is This the Life You Want to Lead?”

These 12 Words are All You Need to Understand How to be Successful

In the last couple of months I have been paring down to the essentials. I have cleaned out my inbox, and my files. This has helped declutter my mind in remarkable ways and I can now say that those things that I have written in my catchall mental inventory are all meaningful and valuable toContinue reading “These 12 Words are All You Need to Understand How to be Successful”

Questions might be the Answer

Speaking with Olasope Oyelaran, a linguist from Nigeria, Mark Nepo author of the No. 1 New York Times Bestseller The Book of Awakening learned that there were 7,000 living languages that we know of on Earth. Following that discussion Mark contemplated that if there are at least seven thousand ways to speak, there are atContinue reading “Questions might be the Answer”