One of the secrets of a happy life

One of the secrets of a happy life

“One of the secrets of a happy life is continuous small treats.” ~Iris Murdoch Life is a series of moments. Of a “now.” And a “now.” And a “now.” We can get so caught up in the future we’re aiming for – the project that needs to be completed, the presentation next...
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...
Why happy leaders matter

Why happy leaders matter

Bottom line – we all want to be happy. As we lead our lives, our organizations, our teams, or our families, we all want to be happy. And everyone around us wants this same thing. Well, according to David Steindl-Rast, a Catholic Benedictine monk, not only do we all...