Retirement is Overrated

Retirement is Overrated

I get that if you work a job that you hate, retirement may be the ultimate goal. But what if you actually love what you do? I am one of those sickies that love what I do and after 41 years doing what I love I constantly hear “when are you going to retire”. Frankly […]

Friends are like Little Pots of Gold

Friends are like Little Pots of Gold

Crossing the uplands of time, Skirting the borders of night, Scaling the face of the peak of dreams, We enter the region of light, And hastening on with eager intent, Arrive at the rainbow’s end, And here uncover the pot of gold Buried deep in the heart of a friend. Grace Coolidge   A few […]

Choosing Success When Others Fail

Choosing Success When Others Fail

“The energy of the mind is the essence of life.” – Aristotle A few years ago I read a fascinating book entitled “Great by Choice” written by John Collins.  With over 20 researchers and studies spanning 9 years, Collins looked at why some companies (and leaders) succeed in difficult times, while others simply fail.  One […]

What is a Crisis?

What is a Crisis?

Well, if you listen to the news at all you will come to feel that everything is a crisis. We have a housing crisis, a homeless crisis, an addiction crisis, a climate crisis, a world debt crisis, a personal debt crisis, government crisis and it just seems to go on and on. As Tony Robbins […]