Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

  • Etiquette in Social Media

    Our world is a reflection of our personal brand, including our virtual world. Accordingly, etiquette is a wise, worthwhile effort. We live in a transparent world knowing details of others’ lives: exactly where people visit, what they eat, and with whom they are… Read More

  • Naturally Curious

    Thought leaders know:  Effective thinking is born with the realization that we know much less than we think we do.              “The more you know, the more you know you don’t know.”  –Aristotle   If we live with the premise we already know… Read More

  • Beyond Mediocrity

    Webster defines “mediocrity” as “the quality or state of being just average.” Current US averages:Height Adult Male: 69.1 inches or 5 feet 9 inchesHeight Adult Female: 63 inches or 5 feet, 3 inchesWeight Adult Male: 197.9 pounds Weight Adult Female:… Read More

  • Social Media Mania

    Social Media has taken over our lives, literally the addiction du jour.  While this connectedness has benefits, an all-consuming habit can take its toll on health. The average person, based on data from more than 4.8 million users of Moment, is now spending… Read More

  • Harnessing Influence

    Emotions are communicated through words and actions, always!   Our personal power of influence is great, whether intentional or passive. The impact of our emotions in every way we communicate has power.   So how do we harness that power so… Read More

  • Melancholy Mayhem

    Our society breeds expectations that powerful people do not show emotion. Social media creates the belief that demonstrating human emotion is interpreted as a sign of weakness. Even affirmations inspire us to channel sadness or anger into positivity… be happy,… Read More

  • Project Reality

    It is fascinating how the body manifests on what the mind focuses. There is a direct correlation between mind and body:  how we think affects the way we feel.  How many times are our physical diagnoses based on Internet searches (Doctor… Read More

  • Emotional Regulators

    Overreact? Displace anger?  Jump on a loved one who does not deserve it? Emotions can take over in the heat of a moment.  We are human! Unfortunately many times we realize our behavior has hurt someone or caused significant damage… Read More

  • The Power of Purge

    Spring cleaning…  a renewed sense of freedom and new beginnings. For what reason is spring cleaning so freeing? In our acquire-it-all world, when we are not paying attention to our habit of accumulation, stuff surrounds us and sometimes suffocates our ability to move… Read More

  • Generating Potential

    Millennialism… yes, it is a word.  Should other generations be jealous?  Not so much!  It is the mere size of this generation that causes our society such fascination, with warranted merit.  An estimated 85 million millennials, born between 1980 and… Read More