Now is the time~

“The best time to plant an oak tree is 20 years ago. The second best time is today.” Unknown Several people have recently said to me, “It’s too late…” Too late for what? Whether it was a relationship, their health, finances or a job, they all felt like it...

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Smile…

“It is impossible not to feel good about yourself if you make someone smile.” Enzo D’Alimonte Today, instead of thinking about the “what” (what you have to do…what is overdue…what should be done and what you haven’t done) spend some time thinking about the “who.” Who matters to you?...

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Emotional Intelligence Workshop

Upcoming Workshop Thursday, September 25th – 8:30am to 11:00am Emotional Intelligence: People Skills for the Business World…How can you stand out?! Enterprise Center, 121 Loring Ave, Salem MA 01970 Emotional Intelligence (EI) describes an ability, capacity, or skill to perceive, assess, and manage the emotions of one’s self, of...

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The Power of Your Battle

“When you fight something, you’re tied to it forever. As long as you’re fighting it, you’re giving it power.” Anthony de Mello What are you waging war against? What struggle, issue, battle or injustice are you dragging around with you… day after day… month after month… and, for some,...

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When you miss…

“I’ve missed over 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot… and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” Michael Jordan How many times to you...

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Quiet Wonder

“The majority of us lead quiet, unheralded lives as we pass through this world. There will most likely be no ticker-tape parades for us, no monuments created in our honor. But that does not lessen our possible impact, for there are scores of people waiting for someone just like...

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On the move~

“Little by little, one travels far.” J.R.R. Tolkien She said that she didn’t feel like she was making progress. She swore that nothing had changed, and she had been doing nothing… not one single thing to make her life more of what she wanted. As we were talking she...

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Living all of you…

“While we have the gift of life, it seems to me the only tragedy is to allow part of us to die— whether it is our spirit, our creativity, or our glorious uniqueness.” Gilda Radner Life continuously challenges us to make choices, and still find a sense of balance....

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Write it down!

“The discipline of writing something down is the first step to making it happen.” Lee Iacocca Some say that they don’t have time, others say they don’t need to, but the bottom line is, writing a goal is a commitment. A commitment to you, and a commitment to owning...

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Pure Power

“Listen… Are you breathing just a little and calling it a life?” Mary Oliver This captures it all, doesn’t it? Read it. Read it again. Now, answer the question… Are you? Think about it… Are you?? And, if you’re breathing “just a little,” and it’s been that way for...

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