Do the hustle

Do the hustle

“Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” ~Abraham Lincoln Many times I’ve written of taking your time, sitting things out, pausing to reflect, not rushing in haste…all of these are important. There are also times to be the one...
An attitude of hope

An attitude of hope

“We must accept finite disappointment, but we must never lose infinite hope.” ~Martin Luther King, Jr. There will be disappointing times and happenings in life – life is made up of a mixture of good and bad. I’ve found that what is important, in the midst of all of...
There is opportunity within

There is opportunity within

In these extraordinary and challenging times, we are focusing the Thoughtful Leaders Blog on topics that we hope will be most helpful now, such as: self-care, mindfulness, teaming and communicating virtually, moving through fear and uncertainty, and, as always,...
There is opportunity within

There is opportunity within

“In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.” ~Albert Einstein There is a great deal of difficulty around these days. It’s hard to find a newspaper article that is not about trouble and challenge. Everyone I talk with seems determined to share with me the...
This little light of mine

This little light of mine

“If a man carries his own lantern, he need not fear darkness.” ~Hasidic saying My daughter used to get upset by very many things – big and little, scary and maybe less so. She used to go off a cliff it seemed, into endless darkness of negative thoughts and scary...