Do you have a well-thought-out plan for your life

Through marriage, I was related to Sister Esther Boor. She died a few days ago at the age of 107 and she was still very alert, alive, and mobile. In fact, Esther never officially retired from her teaching position until she was 98. After that, she only taught occasionally. Then she made the cover of Time magazine when they reported on a …

Is your use of TIME sucking you dry

Time is your most precious commodity, even more precious than money. You see, you can always get more money but you can never get more time. So it becomes critically important that you spend your time with the utmost care. Because the way you spend your time will either be life-giving or life-diminishing. That’s why I liked Dear Abby’s column when she wrote: …

How to disconnect, distract, and de-stress now.

It’s Christmas time. It’s a time that’s supposed to be all about peace or the Prince of Peace (if you’re faith-oriented), or both. Unfortunately, for many people, it’s anything but peaceful. It’s all too stressful. Christmas simply adds more stress to your already stress-filled life. You may fall into that category once in a while. Just look at the stats …

Emotionally Intelligent

2 Ways to Be Self-Empowered and Emotionally Intelligent Now!

With Christmas coming soon, as I sit in an airport, about to fly on to my next client engagement, they’re playing the song “Tis the Season to be Jolly” over the speaker system. That’s great. I love this time of the year, all the music, festivities, and the true meaning of Christmas. But if we’re going to be really real with each …