Five simple ways to find (or create) inspiration

Five simple ways to find (or create) inspiration

Autumn is a time of year when some of us are more excited and inspired to jump into action and aim for our goals. The start of the “school year” still gets some of us going. This is my usual frame of mind. It’s also the time of year when some of us shut down, or want...
Jump into the adventure of life

Jump into the adventure of life

“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” ~Helen Keller I’ve seen too many clients give up a dream before they even begin to pursue it. Too many friends and colleagues who hunker down in fear...
How to ruin your credibility

How to ruin your credibility

“What upsets me is not that you lied to me, but that from now on I can no longer believe you.” ~Friedrich Nietzsche It seems harmless when we do it. How can one little lie hurt? You haven’t finished the report that was due to your colleague, and make up a reason as...
The only reason to be alive

The only reason to be alive

“I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it.” ~Rita Mae Brown Life is too short not to enjoy it. That makes sense, but it can be difficult to remember. Especially when we have a long to-do list, or someone is annoying us, or things are not...