Imagine you are fifty something, having raised 4 kids and your spouse comes home and wants you to think about adopting a baby.
Yikes! Welcome to Jim Robson’s life. His son River has changed him forever in ways he could never have imagined.
Welcome Lorne Kelton speaker, author and founder of www.ThinkShift.com. On this week’s show we spoke about enhancing our critical thinking skills, why it’s important and how to do it. Lorne invited us to challenge our ‘lazy’ thinking ideas and then ask ourself some powerful questions to help us get to the other side of negative.
Ask yourself what are the feeling behind it
Reflect on the root cause
Challenge your assumptions and biases
Find meaning in what happened
Execute a plan
Learn more in one of Lorne’s books, available on his site and/or listen in to the whole show here:
Stephanie Staples, CSP* is the author of When Enlightening Strikes – Creating a Mindset for Uncommon Success, an internationally acclaimed motivational speaker, and the recipient of the 2014 Manitoba Woman Entrepreneur Award for Contributions to Community. Stephanie empowers audiences & clients across North America to bring their ‘A’ game to work and to life. Stephanie has a special interest in working with and empowering nurses and healthcare providers. She happily calls Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada home. You can get loads of complimentary resources to help with issues such as work/life balance, wellness, stress management and happiness in general, as well as find out more information about her coaching and speaking services at http://www.YourLifeUnlimited.ca.
* Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), conferred by the National Speakers Association is the speaking profession’s international measure of professional platform proficiency. Less than 10 percent of speakers have earned this credential and are recognized as some of the best in their fields. Stephanie was one of only five professional speakers in Canada (and the only woman) to attain this designation in 2013.