Just right

Have you ever tried to make everything just right, and then something comes along and upsets it all, and yet in the end things work out just fine, in ways you never could have expected? We can sometimes get so attached to an idea of how things should be, that we’re at risk of completely [Read More...]

What’s important to you?

Want to get an objective look at your priorities? Take a look at your bank statement. If you’re like most people you have a finite and easily discernable amount of money to spend each month. So what do you spend it on? If you spend your money on one particular thing, it makes that amount [Read More...]

Claim your treasure

Times are tough, money is tight, unemployment is high and yet… Just in the state of Texas alone more than $2 billion of unclaimed cash and other property is waiting for its rightful owners to claim. All around the country, the figure is more than $32 billion worth of unclaimed property. Much of it is [Read More...]

Have some fun

Have fun. Laugh out loud. Figure out what you enjoy the most and do it. Figure out how to put more fun into every activity and do it. Do it often. Do it with great pleasure and no guilt or regrets or unrealistic expectations. Just have fun, as genuinely and as often as you can. [Read More...]

The process of change

You want to make a change in your life. You want to make a change in your world. So where do you start? What’s an effective, proven process for making something happen? First, you must believe you can. Every experience in your life is filtered through your beliefs. As you go through each day, each [Read More...]

What next?

What do you do when you can’t think of what to do? What’s the next step when the last few steps have brought nothing but disappointment? Here are some suggestions: (1) Lighten your load. Let go of your resentments. It’s not difficult. You just have to decide to let go, to truly and fully let [Read More...]


That’s why many fail–because they don’t get started–they don’t go. They don’t overcome inertia. They don’t begin. – W Clement Stone Whatever it is you intend to do, begin it. Take that first small step. Put momentum on your side. There’s no need to be intimidated by the size of the job to be done. Just [Read More...]

Empowered by the possibilities

Most of our limitations are limitations only because we’re aware of them. The impossible is routinely achieved by people who don’t know it’s impossible. Certainly there are many intractable realities in your life, things that influence you but over which you have no control. However, those things become limitations only when you choose to see [Read More...]

Allow it to flow

When the valve on a water faucet is closed, obviously there’s no water flowing out of that faucet. What’s also true is that there’s no fresh new water flowing into the faucet. There’s a little water in the faucet, behind the valve. And with the valve closed, with no water flowing out, it is physically [Read More...]


Are you enjoying yourself today? Enjoyment gives you an enormous competitive edge. If you truly love what you’re doing, and the person next to you absolutely hates what she is doing, who is going to do the best job? You are, of course. So what happens when you have to do something that you hate? [Read More...]