The Marketer’s Dilemma

I attended The Art Of Marketing in Toronto this past week. In his riveting presentation, Charles Duhigg (whose book I’m running out to purchase) said that the single most important and telling indicator of future success in a child’s life is… wait for it, wait for it … Will Power Apparently, research shows that four year […]

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Live Life Daring Greatly

“It is not the critic who counts: not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles or where the doer of deeds could have done better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and […]

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Tribute to my grandmother

my immaculate The culmination of years in that work-wrought smile, The glass of history veiling knowing eyes, A skin so thin that blood bleeds and seeps through, Teeth broken by gnawing upon chains of oppression, Loving so much, to give meaning to an unknown life, Nurturing descendents with food and money you had not, Walking […]

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Who told you to live that way?

We spend way too much time living according to the standards and rules of others. I read something really cool today. It’s a quote from Steve Jobs. I add a little commentary but the gist is this, get in touch with your inner self and realize that life’s too short to live a life someone […]

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Discover and Invent… You

What really moves you? I can guarantee you that the things that are important to you are a priceless guide. Have you had the classic 20-something existential crisis: What should I do with my life? Well, the answer can be found in your interests and values. Look at the big picture. Ask yourself what you […]

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Announcement – Near and dear to my heart!

I want to announce Marcella Cross’s book of poetry is for sale here: http://www.amazon.com/Endured-Spiritual-Journey-1-ebook/dp/B005EIKYJK/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1312380449&sr=1-1 I am so proud of her. As you may know, Marcella has Multiple Sclerosis and her poetry is an honest reflection of her journey. Please buy the book and share the link to purchase with your friends. Amazon.com: Endured, A Spiritual Journey […]

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