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  • If a Tree Falls in the Forest…

    Recently I had the opportunity to hear a keynote speaker at a psychology conference at Ottawa University. At the conference Dr. Mario Beauregard presented his research on the neuroscience of consciousness. I scribbled notes quickly as he..


  • Is Your Life like a Jigsaw Puzzle?

    I’m working on my second book and I have noticed that the process I use for writing is similar to the process used for doing a jigsaw puzzle. At first I threw my ideas down without editing..


  • Do You Wait for the Other Shoe to Drop?

    Business had been brisk, very brisk. Then, for a few days, it was quiet and I began to worry. I mentioned this to a friend who had recently experienced this in her business. “Yes,” she commiserated, “we seem..


  • Are You Afraid?

    I know I’ve said before it’s as if the world wants us to be afraid, but that’s not completely true. In the world of Marketing it seems there is a lot to be afraid of but businesses..


  • Do You Strive for Perfection?

    Are you a perfectionist? I used to be. But now I’m thinking of giving imperfectionism a try. I read this thought-provoking article about perfectionism and it made me wonder if perhaps I am already in transition. Imperfectionism sounds..


  • Do You Trust Your Wings?

    “A bird sitting in a tree is not afraid of the branch breaking because her trust is not in the branch, but in her own wings.” – unknown M. Scott Peck begins his classic book, The Road..



  • Is Life Fair?

    “If you compare yourself with others, you may become vain and bitter; for always there will be greater and lesser persons than yourself.” ~The Desiderata When you were a child did you believe life should be fair?..