Category: Inspirational Articles

Christmas Gift List

With Christmas right around the corner and with many of us rushing retail orders and packages out the door as fast as we can, I thought I would share this unique Christmas gift list with you. The Best Christmas Gifts…

Happy Thanksgiving

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. Malcolm and I are empty-nesters — with our kids being gone or celebrating Thanksgiving elsewhere. Rather than eating alone, we typically attend our town’s community dinner on Thanksgiving.  Of course, we miss being…

Women in Business

Yesterday, I attended the 2018 ‘Women in Business’ Expo sponsored by the local joint Chamber of Commerce in my area. Being a sparsely populated area, the attendance was about 100 woman (include a few brave men) — most who were…

What Motivates You?

Motivation comes from within not from outside. Do you remember a time, when you were young, when your mother (or father) wanted you to do something you did not want to do?  What motivated you to do it?  Fear of…

Fear to Success

Last week, I published an article on Dealing with Too Much Stress.  In the article, I looked at my own life and made the following statement, in regards to stress: After observing myself over the years, I find that most…

Dealing with Too Much Stress

In our world of fast-paced lifestyles, most everyone is dealing with stress on some level or another.   Either we over-extend ourselves, worry about how we are going to pay the bills, get overly excited about family or even world…

Intentions for 2018

Intentions for 2018

Have you thought about what intentions and goals you want to reach in 2018? Most of us have some downtime after the holidays to re-evaluate what and where we are in our business in order to set some new intentions…

Recommended Reading

Now that the rush of the holiday season is nearly behind us, it may be the perfect time to settle into your favorite chair and read some of the classics of the industry. Below is a list of books (with…