Take The Kindness Challenge

You either brighten the world or darken the world. What are you doing today? Whether you know it or not, whether you like it or not, you make a difference. Everything you say and do makes a difference. Your words and deeds are either brightening the world or darkening the world. Sometimes you create brightness. You say some things that …

This Too Shall Pass

Don’t sweat the small stuff, and most things are small stuff. When it comes to stress, it’s often the little things in life that cause the most stress. Little things like waiting in line at the supermarket, getting stuck in traffic jams, or being put on hold for the third time can really irritate, even infuriate some people. Yet those …

It's Better To Look Stupid Than To Be Stupid

Asking stupid questions is always better than correcting stupid mistakes. I spent fifteen years as a university professor, and I’ve spent the last fifteen years as a professional speaker in several hundred organizations. One thing I’ve noticed in both environments is people’s reluctance to ask questions. No one wants to give the impression of not knowing something. That’s sad, but …