Breaking Bad Habits

For those of us with kids, summer can be awesome.  It is a chance for our young children to thrive, have some fun and play.  It can also be a time when “bad” habits can be formed.  For me and our children specifically, some days with too much technical...

Affirmations Repeated Every Day

One of my favorite writers Jeff Haden recently wrote about the Affirmations the Most Successful People Repeat Each and Every Day.  His message is simple: What you say is often what you do–especially if you say it to yourself. I thought about re-writing but...

Goals vs. Resolutions

Happy 2016!  First and foremost, I hope that this year is off to a great start, both personally and professionally.  To kick off the year, I want to talk about the importance of setting goals.  You might ask yourself why setting goals is so important.  My mentor...

Goal Setting

Happy December!  I hope that this is a joyous time for you all.  Over the past few weeks, I have been knee-deep in setting goals for next year. It can be difficult to remain positive while setting goals. As a business owner, you must strive to create a game...

The Power of Perception

Happy Fall! I love this time of year (except all that ragweed). This month I would like to discuss knowing and promoting your personal brand. I recently gave a key note speech (my first!) called “The Power of Perception”. In my presentation, I discuss the power of...

The Importance of Taking a Vacation

Happy August!  It is hard to believe that summer has come to an end and schools are back in session. The lazy days of summer have become a thing of the past! As some of my close friends and clients know, I take some time off each summer to get away. While I’m not...