What new parents and new retirees have in common

What new parents and new retirees have in common

New parents and new retirees have more in common than you might think. Both groups experience life changes, often greatly anticipated. Planning, parties and yes, even due dates.  Ideas abound about what it will be like and we look forward to the day our life will...
Passion, Purpose And Creating A Brave New You

Passion, Purpose And Creating A Brave New You

Everywhere you look there is a book, article or blog urging you to follow your passion. Following those are promises to help you with their version of opening the secret door. I’m here to save you some money. Before I do though, I want to let you know that following...
Life Long Learning, What It Really Means

Life Long Learning, What It Really Means

Life long learning is a familiar phrase in the business world. While meant as a tool in furthering yourself and achieving greater success it is also an amazing tool for anyone looking to enrich their lives or when moving through transition. Why? Because learning isn’t...
Technology And Our Failure To Thrive

Technology And Our Failure To Thrive

Today’s technology is so embedded in our lives that it is hard to remember when  connection to friends, family and the world wasn’t always available. Yet it seems to me it is a false connection and one that is creating whole communities which are failing...
Choice, Change and Control It’s All Up To You

Choice, Change and Control It’s All Up To You

Today was a day of changing my mind, of making choices, and acknowledging where I have control. A lot can happen in one day if we choose to keep a nimble and open mind. It can keep things fresh, gives us unexpected choices  and keep us moving forward. When I awoke...
A Year Of Writing And Learning

A Year Of Writing And Learning

As we approach the end of 2016 I can proudly say that I have successfully completed my first year of writing for the blog,and achieved a whole lot of learning. Enough writing to generate a top 10 list and more importantly the chance to learn how to give you...