Why do we have a hard time not eating ice cream, pizza, chocolate, or potato chips if available? It is because they make us feel good. We are more indulgent than we like to admit. We want to feel good, to feel comfortable. They do not call it comfort food for anything! The same can … Continue reading THE #1 RULE TO GET OTHERS TO LIKE YOU
“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.“ - Marcel Proust You are sending signals to everyone in your environment, even if you do not realize it. You are also scanning your environment for signs from others. While there is a lot you … Continue reading THE SIGNALS YOU SEND
I promised to share my Thanksgiving day with you, so now you get to hear my boring details. I know it is after Thanksgiving, but there was too much going on to stop and write. Before that, however, I thank all of you for reading my blog posts. It means so much that you think … Continue reading After Thanksgiving
It may seem like changing your body language only influences other people, but it can also change you. Most people are not aware of how using positive body language, like making eye contact and having a healthy posture, can improve their self-confidence and add to their competence. Here are just a few of the many … Continue reading How Body Language Can Improve Your Life
I know I said I would share my thanksgiving day with you, but I am tired. It has been an exhausting day, and I would like to share it with you, but I will wait until tomorrow to do it justice. For you, it means you get two blogs from me. The first, I will … Continue reading I am Tired!
Showing up is the key to success. You must know what you want and go after it. Participate fully in life. Be determined to be ready when opportunity knocks. Remember your purpose—practice self-discipline. Even if you are tired or down in the dumps, commit to staying on track. Stir up your motivation by focusing on … Continue reading Show Up
I am cooking my Thanksgiving Meal. I enjoy cooking for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year, and Easter. Right now, the smell of turkey is filling my home. I am not going to write anything now. I wanted to say Happy Thanksgiving to you before I get so involved with my cooking and enjoyment of my meal … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!!!
Every year at this time, I like to reflect on the past year. It has been a year filled with many challenges and losses for my family and me. However, I am so grateful to be here with so many opportunities to accomplish some of those dreams I put on hold. Despite COVID, I have … Continue reading Gratitude Template
It is easy to expect success as if being successful was a right instead of a privilege and a gift. The problem with expecting to succeed is that, without more, the self-absorption of that expectation can slowly and subtly poison everything around you, including your business. The real success we earn, and when it arrives, … Continue reading Be Grateful