This is the month to step back and reset

We are midway through 2021. It’s probably a good time to take a look at the goals you set for yourself at the beginning of the year. Is this still what you want? Do you wish to change your direction? Do all these goals still matter? Have your daily actions brought you closer to yourContinue reading “This is the month to step back and reset”

A Bad Mood is Bad for Business

I always remember a friend of mine saying that she never allowed a bad mood in her kitchen. A chef in a bad mood, preparing food, is a recipe for disaster. A foodie who goes by the moniker “Jetgirlcity” said on her blog – “I tried making dinner for my parents tonight, as a thank-youContinue reading “A Bad Mood is Bad for Business”

Why Do You Go to Work?

I can’t tell you the last time I heard someone tell me that they loved their job. Fewer still share that they like what they do. In fact it seems that most people consider it normal to be unhappy at work. Writer and Speaker Luc Reid observes, “The idea seems to be that you haveContinue reading “Why Do You Go to Work?”

Rest and Recovery are NOT optional

I learned this lesson recently following a prolonged “I have so much to do – let me sleep less so that I can have more hours available to do more,” period. The result was: bronchitis. Rest and recovery are not optional if you want to run a successful business and live a fulfilling life. SomewhereContinue reading “Rest and Recovery are NOT optional”

Don’t ‘should’ on Yourself!

Do you remember the last time someone told you that you SHOULD do something? How did you feel? I’m sure you didn’t graciously say “why thank you for that tip” Why am I so certain of your response? Well should is a word that we attach to authority figures, be it parents, or folks paidContinue reading “Don’t ‘should’ on Yourself!”