Encouragement!

Encouragement!

It’s simple. Seriously, anyone can do it. It’s not complex, even though there are books written on the subject and once there is a book, we think it must be complicated. It’s not. What am I talking about? Encouragement. Without encouragement, we are prone to...
Why not?

Why not?

  Have you ever wondered, Why? We all have. I do regularly. This usually occurs when something bad has happened to us or a loved one. We want to know “why” it happened and if there was something that could have been done to prevent it. Sometimes, we fixate on the...
I cannot by my own reason or strength

I cannot by my own reason or strength

I cannot by my own reason or strength You’re in a job search and it’s taking longer than you think.  Patience in this process varies from person to person, but most of us get pretty anxious about the wait.  If you are used to working, you’re probably not very good...
Emptying Out

Emptying Out

“Just sit on your hands!”, my mother would frequently say to me, usually in an exasperated tone. I was active, often too active for her. She tried to slow me down by making me sit on my hands, which I didn’t like, and this made me squirm even more. I don’t know that...
Open Doors

Open Doors

“When one door closes, another opens.” You have likely used this phrase, or had it said to you as a reminder that new opportunities are on the way. That phrase leads people to think there is a particular “door” they must locate and open to find the opportunity – a new...