Creativity and Innovation Management – the Value of Challenge
Challenge and the expansion of competencies figure highly in the realm of motivation. Most people require challenging work if only to prevent boredom.Half Dome, A Story About Your Future Success
The physical journey mirrors very accurately the spiritual journey of your own life. It was one of the toughest things you’ve ever done. Hike two miles to the bottom of the first waterfall, climb to the top of that one, only to find yourself at the bottom of another waterfall, only higher.
How do you spend your days? Are you making the most of every moment you have in every day? If not – read on…Chasing Your Dreams!
Friends, it is always a power of your dreams and a motive to move ahead, which is required to move ahead and to be successful in life. Does it sound, impractical; let me share with you, something practical and real.If You Are Rejected!
This article exemplifies the inner working of emotional intelligence. Effectively working through one tough situation at a time can build our emotional competence…dealing with rejection is one such tough situation. This article fits under Goleman’s second level EQ: Self-management (as I manage my own emotions inside of rejection) AND under Goleman’s third level EQ: Social Competence (as I use empathy to understand the rejecter…)A Burning Desire
Shawn had a habit of taking everything apart in the house. I don’t care what it was; he was taking it apart to see if he could put it back together again. The funny thing is he was always able to fit it back exactly the way it was. He couldn’t have been more than 5 years old when this incident occurred. I was 7.How to Stay Motivated
You’ve read a book that motivates you to action; you’ve read a motivational quote and got pumped up; you’ve attended a seminar and listened to a motivational speaker and feel you can conquer the world. A week later the motivation is no longer there. If it is still there, it is not as powerful or as strong as it felt while you were listening or reading the message. You must train yourself to hold on to the motivation.Ready, Set, Action!
James 2:17 Faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead. 2:24 You see that a person is justified by what he does and not by faith alone.My Grandmother Never Had a Degree
There were four generations sitting at the kitchen table, smacking on Mommy’s delicious meal—somehow we never made it to the dining room. I smiled to myself when I thought of how fabulous this truly was – sitting here, next to my grandmother, my mother, my father, my sister, my children and my niece-celebrating Mother’s Day. Then, my grandmother said something that disturbed me.Choose Your Suffering – Be Willing to Pay the Price for Success!
Too many people think success will come easy, with little or no hard work. Those people are liars. You have to be willing to choose your own suffering; choose the price for what you want, and go get it. Commit to something worthwhile, and you will be better for it!Lights Are Off and No One is Home
The other day I was on my way home, and for some reason all the traffic lights were out. It was 5pm, so needless to say it was rush hour, and pure chaos. I approached a 4 way stop, and found myself involved in a mess… On all 3 sides of me all I could see were blank stares, and darting eyes looking for the right time to make their move-Intelligence & Energy
Life and evolution is the dynamics of energy in which there is gradual unfoldment of energy and intelligence. Intelligence opens packets of energy which further opens up the doors of higher perceptions.