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Lent Up Your Gossip

Atonement and Self-denial in support of change I was getting a fork in Whole Foods the other day to eat my salad when I met a woman warming up 3 small pies in the microwave. (Microwave at Whole Foods? Perhaps a future story.) I asked the woman if she had ice cream to go with…

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2 Challenges to Success as We Know It

Sooner or later our concept of success will need to change. The Presidential election process in the United States gives one a lot to think about in defining success. Regardless of our political preference, two of the historical cornerstones often used to define success are quickly receding from the grasp of the majority. Wealth has…

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Booboos & Dings on the Road to Success

The road to success has its challenges and setbacks This week a friend of mine reported a nail in his brand new tire. Another friend reported discovering her right front fender and bumper had been mangled while parked – no note left by the offender. She had purchased the car two weeks earlier. Oh how…

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Does Your Networking need a Shot of Geritol?

You can’t build the business of tomorrow on the network of yesterday… For those who were around in the 1950’s – Geritol: “twice the iron in a pound of calf’s liver”. For those who weren’t – Geritol was promoted as a cure for “iron-poor tired blood”. Lethargic, tired, too pooped to pop? Get some Geritol to put…

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The Road to Success

Facebook provided today’s blog post inspiration – The Road to Success Saw this pic on Facebook today and thought it a good example of how awareness and being present are key ingredients for success. Who is to say there are no shortcuts to success? For some it is overnight, for others a life-long journey. One…

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Turn on Your Success Love Light

Success – What’s Love Got to do with It? With Valentine’s Day only a few days away, I thought I would say a few words about love and success. Joseph Campbell provided us with one of the great insights on the relationship between success and love: If you follow your bliss, you put yourself on a…

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When Goals are Out of Balance

Balanced goal setting for success [youtube id=”L0681g183tQ”] One out of balance wobbly wheel can be a nuisance and may lead to disaster. Two wobbly wheels out of alignment and we have real problems. Wobbly wheels and alignment – an apt metaphor for keeping our goals in balance and in alignment with reality. What happens if…

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Don’t text your way into failure, or worse

Texting could ruin your trip on the road to success I was driving down the freeway the other night in the left lane when a car passed approached me from behind. I moved over to the right behind a car that was going slightly slower than my cruise-control set speed. The car from behind passed…

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