Spend time dreaming…

“We always attract into our lives whatever we think about most, believe most strongly, expect on the deepest level and imagine most vividly.” Shakti Gawain She froze when I asked her what she wanted, what she really wanted, in her life. She seemed surprised by the question. Her surprise...

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Is this what you want…?

“Most people are so busy knocking themselves out trying to do everything they think they should do, they never get around to do what they want to do.” Kathleen Winsor She was so angry. Initially it didn’t make sense, and it was hard to follow. Her friend had finished...

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Endless opportunities to give…

“A candle loses none of its light by lighting another candle.” Author: Unknown Amazing, isn’t it? We aren’t lessened by what we give, we are greater for it. Love, compassion, respect, patience… When we take care of ourselves, we never run out of these, yet so many ration these...

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UPCOMING COACHING/TRAINING GROUP

Nonprofit Managers/Supervisors: Expand Your EQ (Emotional Intelligence) Toolbox! Who? Whether you’ve been managing/supervising (people and/or programs) in the nonprofit world for 6 months or 16 years, it can be a challenge. People express feeling like they are doing the best they can, yet they’re not getting the results they...

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If you love it…

“Your chances of success are directly proportional to the degree of pleasure that you derive from what you do.“ Michael Korda By all objective standards, he was good at his job. He was able to fulfill the job description without incident. He had been a solid, stable employee for...

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If you wish…

“If you wish the world to become loving and compassionate, become loving and compassionate yourself. If you wish to diminish fear in the world, diminish your own. These are the gifts you can give.” Gary Zukav I recently had an interesting conversation with a mother that was very upset...

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You are the sun…

“Concentrate all your thoughts on the task at hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought in to focus.” Alexander Graham Bell How many of us live our lives feeling: Scattered? Rushed? Stretched? Distracted? Overextended? Unfocused? We are constantly “doing,” yet seem to get nothing done! This state...

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Waiting….

“Waiting always seems longer when you are relying on someone to do something you can do for yourself.” Enzo D’Alimonte A lot of us are waiting. We are waiting for people at home to notice how much we do, and how much we give. We are waiting for people...

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Leaving Your Comfort Zone

“Playing it safe is the riskiest choice we can ever make.” Sarah Ban Breathnach If you never push yourself, you’re never know what you’re capable of doing. You’ve played it safe, for a long time, in so many areas of your life. Playing it safe means you aren’t really...

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You have had it all along…

“The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But, the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.” Brian Tracy I was thinking about how so many people are desperately grasping at attempts to secure promises...

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