Question. When something goes wrong, who or what do you blame? Let’s be honest. We totally do this. We find “excuses“ to assign blame for our errors. We say stuff like, “sorry I’m late. Traffic was terrible.“ But the truth is, we didn’t leave in enough time, so we must develop a scapegoat to assign […]
If you’ve ever had a set back, or been frustrated by unexpected events, keep reading. Because I’ve been where you are. You’ve had a change of plans. You’ve had your heart set on a particular goal or reality. But something happened, and has caused you to lose hope in ever ”arriving.” So let me tell […]
Life is the pursuit of purpose. Along the way are wins and losses. Great joys and heartaches. No matter what. Don’t complain. Even if you have “the right” to complain. Don’t do it. The moment I complain about what I have and don’t have, I’m positioning myself outside of the realm of faith and responsibility. […]
How do you feel when someone encourages you? How about criticism? If your most people, you love encouragement, but distain criticism. So why are we so quick to give what we can’t stand? Disclaimer Helpful, well intended criticism is necessary, and should even be welcomed. However, when receiving criticism, it’s important to consider its validity […]
In basketball, a quick way to get beat is to “play the other team’s game.” Or to let your opponent determine the pace. To allow them to establish dominance on the court. I was reminded of this example while reflecting on the value of knowing your “purpose.” We all have unique gifts, personalities, desire, inclinations, […]
Personal development is a passion of mine. It may actually be my only true hobby. Weird, right!? But it’s true. I’m a personal growth junkie. I absolutely love consuming content that it helps me meet my potential. I’ve recently been reviewing “Atomic Habits,” by James Clear. It’s a super helpful book on how to leverage […]
Every person has distinct areas, or categories, in which they plan, structure, and/or organize their life around. Whether it’s an achievement goal, or a responsibility to manage, My theory is it will, in essence, be in the one of these four areas: HealthWealthRelationshipsTime In fact, your life can be formulated, as follows: L = H […]
If you like to be organized, chances are you prefer to put everything in some type of category and order.
I am convinced that the way I start my day significantly impacts the quality of my day.