Bring It On!

In my early years, I fell victim to "mediocrity thinking." I thought the best path was to stay meek, humble, and not to rock the boat. Then one day, in the silent moment of introspection, I realized that my "mediocrity thinking" was robbing me of my happiness, fulfillment, and purpose. I realized that challenges are all a part of life... Continue Reading →

Fear Re-Imagined

"What if instead of calling them fears, we call them stories?" - Karen Thompson Karen Thomson Walker’s YouTube Video on "What Fear Can Teach Us" adds a new dimension to fear. I used to think of fear as a response to self-protection and self-preservation. The typical freeze, flee, or fight response when dealing with fear. By... Continue Reading →

Inspirational Leadership

I am fascinated by charismatic leaders. I admire someone who could show me the grand vision, what part I play in achieving it, and engage my creativity, curiosity, and personality. "A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way." - John C. Maxwell One such leader was my former... Continue Reading →

Mind = Prime Real Estate

There is nothing as powerful as a made up mind.  Your actions are dependent on your thoughts and beliefs.  Often times, we accumulate social, cultural, and economic influences that takes up residence in our mind.  Although some influences may be helpful, every now and then we must reevaluate what we are willing to keep, let... Continue Reading →

Bad Day…No WAY!

"When something bad happens, you have three choices. You can let it DEFINE YOU, let it DESTROY YOU, or you can let it STRENGTHEN YOU!" - Unknown Although, I have been told that I am "over positive" and see the world through "Rose colored lenses," we all go through a bad day. There are moments I... Continue Reading →

Flashlight and Candlelight Leadership

A leader and manager are two distinct personalities that occur in the mind of those in management positions. The leader side is similar to the creative thought process of the brain and the manager side is similar to the logical thought process of the brain. Balance is not about an even split between the leader... Continue Reading →

Meaningless Words

We give power to the words we hear. The words we allow into our hearts can motivate, destroy, inspire, cripple, motivate, and paralyze us. And the words we share with others can do the same. Imagine a world filled with words of appreciation, love and support. How would it look like to you? For me, it's... Continue Reading →

Create Your Happiness

Sometimes we just need to take time for ourselves and enjoy the moment. Happiness is all around us, we just have to stop with all the "busyness" of life and reflect on our purpose for living. Reflections: What makes you happy? What inspires you to experience happiness? What are your dreams and goals? Did you... Continue Reading →

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