Tag Archives: personal development

08Sep/16

Do Your Best, Even When No One Is Looking

Three times this year I’ve had the soul-expanding experience of doing my best, giving my all, going ABOVE and BEYOND what I even thought myself possible of…and I did it just forRead More…

28Sep/15

Your impact is your trademark!

I saw this quote today and it filled me with inspiration.  I hope it does the same for you.  Be a spark in the world! “Your smile is your logo. Your personalityRead More…

13Jul/15

How to Jump Start Your Day

I love ritual.  It helps to get you moving when you are thinking slow an keeps you on schedule when you aren’t feeling motivated. As a student of personal development I’ve oftenRead More…

02Feb/15

Book Review: The Leader in You

The Leader in You: how to win friends, influence people and succeed in a changing world, Stuart R. Levine and Michael A. Crom, Simon & Schuster, 1993. Ironically I read this bookRead More…

11Nov/14

Family Mission Statment

My hubby and I have recently been listening to Stephen Covey’s “7-Habits of Highly Effective People.” The other day a spiritually-inclined acquaintance of mine asked if by effective Covey actually meant “successfulRead More…

28Oct/14

Progress IS Success

Our culture is obsessed with the pursuit of “success” as well as its more deadly (to personal growth) counterpart: the avoidance of failure. However, failure is only failure if a lesson isn’tRead More…

11Mar/13

Is it worse to regret the things we do or the things we don’t do?

There are times in life when you are faced with a life-changing opportunity.  Taking a new job or deciding to pursue higher education are two obvious examples, but sometimes life-changing opportunities appearRead More…