Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Every October I start the month by preaching the importance of getting a mammogram. As you know, I found my 3 breast cancers through mammograms so I am once again imploring you to get your checkups. Now we’ve discovered it

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Remember Your Why

So many forget why they started what they did and just keep doing it out of habit. Have you ever noticed that when you learn a new skill or find a new technique you begin to use it but when

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Get Uncomfortable

What would you have to tackle to feel uncomfortable? For me, it’s anything to do with technology. What is it for you? Could it be learning a new language, or studying a new subject, or going for a new job

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Possibility Starts With Imagination

I just got back from the Veterans Speakers Retreat, where I was named as a Legend of the Speaking Profession back in 2007. Our last session was one where we picked a key ring with a saying on it. We

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Be The Change You Want To See

Gandhi said it best didn’t he? There are some doubts as to whether he did or didn’t, however I am one who is happy to give the credit to him. So many are ready to delegate to someone else rather

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The Power of Nice

It doesn’t take much to be nice to others. A simple smile, a thank you, a helping hand now and then, and really just paying attention to others. I am also amazed and impressed with the generosity of the people

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See the Possibilities!

After being at the National Speakers Convention “Influence 18” there is nothing but possibilities. It is such an honor to know so many talented and bright people who continue to raise the bar and break the envelope. All the new

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Do You Test Yourself?

I am attending the annual National Speakers Association convention and it is a compilation of 1500 speakers so you can imagine the noise level as all these speakers get together..There are at least 100 different sessions and all of them

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Take The First Step

This is from an article I wrote 20 years ago. It’s scary how the theme is the same. Here’s part of it. Life is a golden ring. It’s opportunity waiting to happen. It can be whatever you want it to.

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Be Thankful

This is the week we celebrate our independence. Many people just think of it as a time off from work, or a way to take an entire week off or picnic time. It’s so much more than that. It was

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