An inspiring story of what we can dream and then become: Allison Schroeder was on the playground in 1986, chasing a friend around the slide, when the space shuttle Challenger exploded. As a first-grader, she was confused by the blast visible from her neighborhood, just 30 minutes south of the launch pad in Cape Canaveral. […]
Have you worked hard all your life, but still find you are checking your bank balances to make sure all expenses will clear? Are you doing all right financially, but finding yourself dragging yourself out of bed each morning, to work at a job or business that just isn’t inspiring you anymore… if it ever […]
Are you someone who can make decisions based on the “big picture?” Residents of Metro Vancouver are about to participate en masse in a fascinating behavioral experiment. If you care about happiness in cities, you should pay attention to the results, because this kind of experiment is being repeated in cities across the continent.
I’m really excited to share a couple of valuable gifts with my readers. For those of you who are working your way up the corporate ladder, Aspiratech Training has just released the “Succeeding as a New Manager” online training course. The course presents both the hard and soft skills you need to learn to succeed […]
Most of us aren’t sitting on trust funds, nor have we reached retirement age. We work because we need to work in order to keep the mortgage paid and food on the table. Because of this need for work in order to survive, it is easy to lose track of our deeper motivations in life. […]
As we come to the end of this first week of a new year, what is guiding you? I’d like to invite you to join me in making a commitment to using inspiration instead of motivation to move us through this year. There is a big difference between inspiration and motivation. Motivation relies upon something outside […]