5 Strategies For Successful Job Returnship…

A vision without a strategy remains an illusion. Lee Bolman Camilia laughed and laughed out loud as she sat watching reels on her social media channel. She then slumped down, placed her head in her hands as the tears began to flow. The pandemic had done a number on her and she was now at her wits end because she needed to get back to … Continue reading 5 Strategies For Successful Job Returnship…

Goals. The Power Of The List…

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. Henry Ford Goals, write them down. Then work them. In a recent post Yendi shared her 10 Goals. Years ago when I was expecting, I went to Lamaze class where my only child at the time would play with the instructor’s teen, Yendi. Big Goals Recently Yendi reflected how she … Continue reading Goals. The Power Of The List…

5 Things To Give Up For The Love Of Success…

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Renowned author Arianna Huffington announced her top 13 Things To Give Up for success. From her list, I’ve selected my top 5. Here I share: Give up on playing it Small Give up on Excuses Give up on Perfectionism   Give up on saying YES to things that don’t support your goals Give up on Toxic People So those are mine,… Continue reading 5 Things To Give Up For The Love Of Success…

Goals: Don’t Wait. Don’t Look Back…

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“Run love! Run!” Those were the words I shouted to my preschooler when she was running track on her first school’s sports day. We found out that she had talent very early. She started running and when she discovered that she was way out ahead of the other runners, she stopped to look back for the other kids in the… Continue reading Goals: Don’t Wait. Don’t Look Back…

21 Authors Share How Their Writing Journey Began…

Writers Write. Readers Read. Together they are one I am always intrigued by stories, especially those told by others about new beginnings. Here I share as writers told how they writing journey was inspired. I wrote to escape the loneliness of my husband who had to work away from home as we transitioned to the cold north. When I moved away from my childhood friends … Continue reading 21 Authors Share How Their Writing Journey Began…

Living Your Life As A Mask…

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A new writer shared her Instagram name. It was nowhere close to her real names . I beckoned to her… smile in tow…”you do make it hard, don’t you? In haste she retorted “it’s so my employer can’t find me”. I smiled. Our Lives In Compartments How many of us are like that? We live our lives in compartments trying… Continue reading Living Your Life As A Mask…

Fear Of Dying With Unaccomplished Dreams…

My greatest fear is dying without accomplishing my own dreams. A middle-aged woman was deeply depressed. She had helped her children succeed in life. When they bought their first house, she was there. When they had their kids, she was there. A child needed to be picked up, she was there. However through a series of events, she began reflecting. She got stuck and locked … Continue reading Fear Of Dying With Unaccomplished Dreams…

7 Essential Steps To Busting Career Barriers… 

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It’s the most devastating news! I sat across from Kate with her manager. We shared the news that today was her last day. It was nothing she had done wrong. It was simply a change in business due to the crisis. Over 70 percent of employees had to go. Kate was one. She cried. Begged. Pleaded. She had kids, and… Continue reading 7 Essential Steps To Busting Career Barriers… 

The 6 Signs It’s Time To Change Your Direction…

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Ever felt that nudge when you know something is off. That nudge that just won’t go away. We ignore it. Distract it. Do everything we can to procrastinate or avoid that funny feeling that we get. The feeling that only you can identify. https://youtu.be/vrmcSfHT9D8 Yes we have all been there. It might be that change in our career, relationship, finances… Continue reading The 6 Signs It’s Time To Change Your Direction…

Just Because You’re Good At Something…

Just because you’re Good at something doesn’t mean you have to do it forever. Emily P. Freeman So many of us get up each day and do the things we are good at even though we are miserable and no longer enjoy what we are doing. Why not Try something new today? Maybe you will have to learn it. Maybe it will challenge you. But … Continue reading Just Because You’re Good At Something…

Traveling To A Place I’ve Never Been…

Corona Air Travel to a place I have never been. 6 Feet apart on the ground. Masks, face covering and all as orders came for businesses to reopen Next day mandatory Embarked on flight observing the usual. Full flight. Clumped together White paper bags distributed on entry with tiny pack of cookies and bottled water. The usual. No changes there I can see the signs … Continue reading Traveling To A Place I’ve Never Been…