What’s Better than Being Busy?

    Busyness. It seems to be the cultural norm these days. Between the demands of work and basic family life, we also need to balance kid activities, finding time for own fitness, and then there is food shopping, laundry, food prep, house cleaning, pet care, personal development, precious girlfriend time…I feel like I’m forgetting something??!! I’m sure we can all add at least one more demand to the above list which throws us over […]

When Loyalty Doesn’t Pay Off

In almost every manner of thinking, acting or doing, we esteem Loyalty as a value to be honored and revered. I mean seriously, when is loyalty not a good thing? Is it even possible? YES! When we have unwavering loyalty to our past, it’s a guaranteed disaster in the making for our future! It guarantees we will repeat harmful and destructive patterns even if our intention is to avoid that exact thing. It’s a sad ironical […]

Ready, Fire, AIM!

I wonder if you are like me?  I am a planner.  Big time.  I think it’s partly how I naturally operate, but mostly, I think it’s who I’ve been trained to be as a corporate executive.  The pro of being a strategic thinker is that I was able to breathe new ideas into life from sheer whitespace.  It’s fun and energizing quite honestly.  Then there is the con or downside of being strategic in a […]