“Just before you break through the sound barrier, the cockpit shakes the most.” ~ Chuck Yeager I love this quote — great reminder that when we are about to break through a major transformation, things get a little shaky. Hang in there — peace and calm is on the other side.
“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.” ~ Douglas Adams I don’t think I have — I know I have. The universe is always conspiring to help us become our best selves. Always. It uses discontent and longing as a […]
This week, I have been blessed to attend the training program called Crucial Conversations, based on the book of the same name. You need to get this book now! Seriously. It will give you so many useful tools for improving your communication skills — in almost every situation and with every type of relationship. The […]
I’ve been thinking a lot about motivation lately. My daughter is 5 and we are trying to motivate her to do more of certain tasks, like cleaning her room and feeding the cats — and less of others behaviors, like whining and talking back. I have also been thinking about what motivates us adults in […]
“Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.” ~ John Wooden Watch this TED talk by John Wooden to learn more about character and reputation as well as the difference between winning and succeeding.