Resolutions: An Excuse for Procrastination?

Resolutions: An Excuse for Procrastination?

Every year around this time, I see so many people making plans for what they wish to accomplish for the new year. Some people want to lose a certain amount of weight. Some want to start an exercise program. Some want to write a book, begin speaking, start a radio show...
Goals by the Hour

Goals by the Hour

Sometimes, our goals are just too broad. Who wouldn’t enjoy a six figure income, great home, multiple cars, fabulous clothes, exotic vacations, a happy relationship with family, friends, husbands, wives, etc.? While having faith is important, it’s honestly...
Stop, Drop and Roll

Stop, Drop and Roll

When we were in grammar school, we were taught the concept of stop, drop and roll in case of a fire. I have found this approach to be useful in my personal and professional journey of growth. STOP: Sometime, we have to place ourselves Under Construction. If you broke...
When it Seems that Nothing is Working

When it Seems that Nothing is Working

So, twice this week, I woke up with great intentions and a detailed plan of what I wanted and needed to do. And, twice this week, everything I set out to do failed miserably. I woke up late both times. I had a migraine one of those days. The events I wanted to attend...
Is Transparency About Us or Them?

Is Transparency About Us or Them?

There’s a very simple and universal reason that people aren’t generally transparent about their situation, and I sum it up in one word-fear. While there may be any number of other reasons, fear, in most cases is lurking somewhere nearby. However, is the...