Overcoming Growing Pains

Do you have a plan for your personal growth? Have you ever considered writing a plan for your personal growth? Personal growth doesn’t just happen.  If you don’t have a strategy, how do you get better at what you do? How do you improve your relationships? How do you gain more depth and wisdom as…

The Power of Focus

Definition of Focus: Pay particular attention to. In the development of the “10 Action Concepts” I included Focus as one of the topics because we all have difficulty focusing on what we want today. Focus in this day and age is a difficult task. Did you know that there are over 40 versions of Crest…

6 Traits of an Effective Mentor

The Value of a Mentor Do you know the value of a mentor? There are benefits to mentorship on both sides. No one should feel that they are going through things alone. It doesn’t matter how successful you are, you still need a mentor, someone to show you innovative ways of doing things and understanding the…

Avoiding Conflict? Yes or No?

We all have at least one difficult person in our lives at one time or another. Did you know that dealing with difficult people can be detrimental to your health? Whether it is a friend, family member, or co-worker, we all need to learn to deal with that difficult person to save ourselves. The following…

5 Steps to Building Relationships

Whether you are seeking to build an extraordinary personal or business relationship, concepts are the same: 1. Take the hit. A customer gets mad. A vendor complains about poor service. A mutual friend feels slighted. Sometimes, whatever the issue and regardless of who is actually at fault, some people step in and take the hit. They’re…