I went for burger but got more than I bargained for at this Saskatchewan burger chain. Besides my burger, which I ‘ate in,’ there were three things that I ‘took out.’ 1) The message from their sign that said, “Taste Takes Time.” Yes, I agree. Lots of things that are great take … Continue reading 3 Life Lessons ‘To Go’ Please
Case # 1 – An unusal invitation came to my in box. “You are cordially invited to the Grand opening of Marie’s bathroom!” A strange invite, to be sure, but you have to know the background of this bathroom. Marie’s hubby had torn it apart to remodel it … 13 … Continue reading It’s 2011 – Do you know where your friends are?
What do you think? George was shocked at the event he went to. Everyone took turns introducing themselves and as he listened, he heard things like this… “I’m Mary, I have 2 kids, one is a doctor and one is a lawyer.” “I’m Joe, I have 2 daughters, one is … Continue reading What Defines You?
Today I pulled this question from the ‘mailbag.’ This is a real nurse asking a real question and I have a feeling the person who asked it isn’t the only one with this issue! Here are 6 tips to help put you back on your own to-do list … Permission – … Continue reading How can I be better to myself? 6 Tips to help put you back on your own to-do list.
If you look, it will be there! In 2011 I decided I would focus on the word delight and committed to writing down something that delighted me every day. It has been easier than I thought and a great exercise in personal growth, too! With 2 months in my back … Continue reading Personal Growth – Easy Reasons to Be Delighted
What if everyone was easygoing, amiable, logical, sensible and saw things just the way you did? Well, then my friend, you would be dreaming! Wake up! Getting along with some people is hard, frustrating and can down right makes you want to quit your job now and then. If you … Continue reading Dealing with Difficult People is Easy – NOT!
Everyone wants the same to things in life; to be healthy and to be happy. Some people want a lot more than that, but essentially, after our basic needs are met – we want those two things. Rich, fulfilling relationships contribute to both your health and your happiness, so it is … Continue reading 3 Tips to Build Any Relationship
With over 80% of all illnesses attributed to stress to some degree, it’s really amazing more time, energy and research money isn’t being put into this topic. When I interviewed Aila Accad (the author of ’34 Instant Stress Busters- Quick tips to de-stress fast with no extra time or money’) … Continue reading Got Stress? Get Solutions!
We are all striving to push past the obstacles that prevent us from seizing opportunities. One thing I see over and over again with the people I coach (and I am not immune to this either!) is that we care too much about what other people think about us. Let … Continue reading Is this Your Number 1 Block to Moving Forward?
The Compound Effect – Book review … This easy to read book by the publisher of my favorite magazine (SUCCESS) doesn’t disappoint in giving actionable ideas to move your life forward. Here are a few ‘keepers’ you might enjoy … 1) Instead of asking,”What do I need to do to … Continue reading 3 Tips for SUCCESS!