When to keep going vs when to let go

Alexia desperately wanted a promotion. She worked long hours to prove she was worthy of the next step. Yet, the long hours took a toll on her friendships and her young child that she only saw for an hour before bedtime each evening. Alexia thought, if only I could get...

Holiday Parties: From boring to exciting

Have you ever wondered how to make holiday parties more enjoyable? Sarah stands alone in the dimly lit corner of a room filled with holiday attendees. Sarah scans the room to see if she knows anyone. She was invited by the host who was busy greeting all the guests as...

What’s better than holiday shopping? This!

As the holiday sales and discounts are in full swing, what’s the real reason you want to buy gifts for others? A father asked his little girl, Janie, to write a letter to Santa Claus asking for what she wanted for Christmas. Janie rushed to her room, shut the door,...

Is the sky really blue?

How many times in your life has the sky been a color besides blue? And, how does this relate to your perspective? Check out this story. It was a beautiful fall day. The gentle breeze cooled the skin from a sunny day. The tree leaves were turning into a deep rich red...

Stop!

  Stop the busyness, look up, and appreciate the beauty surrounding you. What can you admire? Perhaps it’s the shapes in your office, the wispy clouds in the sky, the trees that are ready to break out of winter and bud into spring, the chatter of people drinking their...