Archive for August 2017

The BIGGEST Risk

“Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” — Howard Thurman       At my core I’m a teacher. My purpose is to deliver what I’ve learned in a way that others can use it to fulfill their purpose.…

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Your Funnybone

“To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone, and a funnybone.”  — Reba McEntire  During a phone conversation with my friend, Tom, I was explaining something that was not going as planned. As I spelled out the details all of sudden I started laughing at myself and said, “What a mess…

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Being in the now

“How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.” — Annie Dillard  I was discussing this quote with my wife, Marsha, and we had two different takes on it. As we talked through the different approaches it became clear that there are many ways to spend your days. There’s the physical…

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Set limits to thrive

 “The way you treat yourself sets the standard for others.” — Sonya Friedman   Give yourself a treat! Take some time off. Often a client will say that they’re tired all the time. When I ask them, “What are you doing to renew?” Their reply is usually a blank stare with their head slightly tilted…

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