Need Some Inspiration in This Time of Challenge?

The world is in turmoil. The news media is full of over-blown hype about it. Perhaps you need some inspiration. A few suggestions: Turn off the TV Put down the newspaper Read, or re-read, my recent posts on The Unity Community. The open rates for these messages currently stand at 18-21%. This tells me there are […]

All Work and no Play Makes Jack a Dull Boy

As an entrepreneur, you’re probably very good at working hard. Many fail see the value of taking a break. Here’s Rebekah Lyons, in an interview with Alex Sanfelippo, describing a more balanced approach. The interview is about 34 minutes long. On the linked page there’s a brief outline of what she covers. It’s very easy for a business […]

What Will Help You Most to Navigate Hard Times?

This month seems to be developing into a time of philosophical exploration. Last week we discussed Wayne Dyer’s wise life improvement suggestions. This week, I go  back a little further in history (about 700 years!) for for some Persian wisdom on life. Yalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, better known simply as Rumi, was a 13th-century Persian poet, faqih, […]

Gratitude and Forgiveness are Everything

Dr. Wayne Dyer had one of the most balanced outlooks on life that I’ve ever found. I think he gave me the fundamentals that allow me to make the progress I’m making now. For many years, while he was still alive, I listened to powerful ideas from Wayne. Though they were usually on cassette tapes, […]

Gratitude can Heal all Wounds! (From 2 May 2016)

In this issue I introduce you to my friend and fellow coach Star Dargin, of Star Leadership, who talks about the importance of gratitude in this message. She finds, in the seemingly unpleasant experience of suffering a broken ankle, many aspects of the experience to appreciate. As she ably points out, expressing gratitude can transform your life into […]

When to Delegate the BIG Role (CEO)?

Sarah Kauss is the founder of S’well, a company producing personal convenience items. As the company grew, she realized she needed to turn the operating reins over to a new manager. Then she could focus on executive decisions. As a company founder, this can be one of the toughest decisions you face. After all, It’s your company, […]