“Don’t Feed the Bears” has NOTHING to do with your Safety!

And this post really has nothing to do with bears! 🙂 Well not directly anyway.... Chairman and CEO of Gallup Jim Clifton related in an article on employee satisfaction, that while at Yellowstone National Park several years ago, he noticed the famous sign that says, "Don't Feed the Bears."He asked the ranger if a lot of campers … Continue reading “Don’t Feed the Bears” has NOTHING to do with your Safety!

Living Life without Containment

Our dog Pocket was knocked down yesterday. I was in such shock that I couldn't cry. It took a while for the tears to come and as I posted a couple pics of her on Facebook, the tears started to flow. Today the realization that Pocket is no longer here is hard to swallow. I … Continue reading Living Life without Containment

The Beauty of Being Different Makes ALL the Difference!

If there is one point upon which ALL success gurus will agree, it would be this: Success isn’t just a matter of what you do but also of what you believe. The “Dean of Personal Development” Earl Nightingale said the best definition of success he’d ever been able to find was this: “Success is the … Continue reading The Beauty of Being Different Makes ALL the Difference!

Despite Your Demons – Use Your Gifts!

None of us are without demons. I am not talking about ghosts, goblins or the minions of Satan and I am not arguing whether these are real or not. I am talking simply about the demons of our minds. In her book ‘Feeding Your Demons’, Tsultrim Allione defines demons this way: “Our demons are our … Continue reading Despite Your Demons – Use Your Gifts!

Stop Teaching and Start Doing the Work

I’m sure you’re all familiar with the saying ‘We teach what we most need to learn’. Regardless of the service we provide - whether we are teachers, insurance executives, or massage therapists, we can often get so caught up in the “service part” to others that we forget to do our own work on ourselves. … Continue reading Stop Teaching and Start Doing the Work