Category Archives: Success

ONE WORD and EVERYTHING CHANGES

Crazy? Wonderful? Stressful? Depressing? Magical? What One Word do you think of whenever you think of this time of the year? I have discovered that like anything else with too much hype and too little time, we often see Christmas as the year-end event instead of the amazing holiday it was when we were younger.…

Also posted in Business, Career, Entrepreneur, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Response

Man Overboard! Is it Time to Jump Ship?

  The term, “jump ship” once referred to a crew member who chose to leave the rest of the ship’s crew without permission. Today it often refers to someone leaving one job for a different career. Remember the beginning of 2017? Sure, that year is almost in the mirror. I bet you had all kinds…

Also posted in Career, Entrepreneur | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

You’re Too Old To Do That!

Over 40? You’re probably too old to be a Prima Ballerina or pitch for the MLB. You won’t be invited to try out for the Rockettes and unless you are a Veteran you are most likely too old to work for the CIA or FBI. There’s a good possibility that you are too old to…

Also posted in Entrepreneur | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Most Dangerous Word in the World

You might think of words like love, hate, betrayal, when you think of dangerous words but I have seen first hand how the word, “Someday” can truly the be the most dangerous word in the world. We have all heard that saying,”Someday is not a day of the week.” but more importantly, someday connotes that…

Also posted in Entrepreneur, Purpose, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Why You Suck at Living Your Purpose

  Ever wonder why you suck at really living your purpose? A great many people suck at living their purpose,so you are in good company. There are many reasons living your purpose escapes you. Here are just a few reasons why you might spend your life pursuing something you view as elusive. 1. You Don’t…

Also posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Response

When Knowing is the Entire Battle

Scary little varmint isn’t it? I should know and knowing has been the entire battle. A little over a month ago, we needed our air conditioner replaced.My husband decided that since the furnace was just as old, he would replace them both.Two men arrived and one worked installing the air conditioning unit outside while the…

Also posted in Career, Entrepreneur | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

USE WHAT YOU HAVE

Last week at the church I attend (yes, I am a Christian and go to church by choice), I heard a speaker, Danielle Strickland talk about her own journey becoming a missionary and working with victims of human trafficking. She spoke about how many people never do extraordinary things because they don’t think they are…

Also posted in Entrepreneur | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Can I Teach You How to Fly?

When you were younger did you ever try to fly? Probably weren’t successful right? I wasn’t either, at least at the type of flying I started out trying to do. There are 4 little birds in a nest in a large Boston Fern on my porch. I’ll be honest, I’m not much of a bird…

Also posted in Career, Entrepreneur | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

What’s On Your Professional Bucket List?

Everyone seems to have written a bucket list at some point.I have mine framed and hung in our family room.It reminds me of what I truly want to do and often helps me decide something I am pondering if I believe it will help me complete an item. I think we need different bucket lists…

Also posted in Career | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Living Life on Your Terms

What does it mean to live life on your terms? A simplistic definition might be to do whatever you want to do but that can’t always be possible.Life has rules, parameters, boundaries and often an unpredictable ebb and flow. Living life on your terms is more about being yourself in each circumstance.It’s about doing what…

Also posted in Entrepreneur | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment