Shaken but not stirred.

Confidence is defined as full trust; belief in the powers, trustworthiness, or reliability of a person or thing.  I want to speak about confidence in self in this space.  It is one of those traits that has a defining impact on our success.  I have found it easier to have confidence in others than in […]
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What is up with the Millennials?

It seems everywhere you go today you hear this question. The “Millennials” are defined as Generation Y or those born between the early 1980’s and 2000. It seems the lives of this generation are even more complicated than mine being a late baby boomer.  Our world is changing so quickly, just think back 10 years ago […]
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An Aerial View!

Recently on a trip to Toronto I had a bit of a revelation.  My seat was 5A – a window view.  During take off, I sat back and closed my eyes the way I usually do until my ears begin to normalize.  When I opened my eyes, the sun was shining bright in the window and […]
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Falling off the wagon!

Have you ever had one of those days that just don’t seem to end?  That happened to me recently.   It was a series of three difficult conversations that occurred in a few short hours.  It just seemed that each began to build on one another.  Short of going home and covering my head, I was going to need to walk […]
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It takes a while to figure things out!

With Mother’s Day just around the corner it seems a fitting time for reflection.   Now before I begin, for those of you who are not moms to two-legged beings, you will see that you get to play a role too!  When I was a kid growing up, I underestimated (by a long shot) how hard it was to be a […]
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Time for you!

How often have you been told that you have to look after yourself first then you will have something to give to others?  One of things I’ve noticed is that “self care” for some is at the bottom of the to-do list.  We forget how much value “care” has. That’s a bit of what happened […]
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