For some, an unfulfilled and unsatisfied life can lead to a life-long battle of potentially fatal addictions; but others find there’s an alternative to fill those often evasive and unidentifiable empty spaces.
If you're the bringer of the light then you have three-fold purpose. First, you must know you're the light-bearer. Second, you light the way. Third, you must ignite the flame in others. All the jobs are important. If you neglect any, remember everyone in your world will be left in the dark.
When my grandmother was young, she would sit me on her lap, hold my hands in hers and pat them to a beat. As she tapped her feet, the beat in her heart transmitted to mine. She would then sing... "This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine. This little light of mine,... Continue Reading →
As soon as Chey* turned 16 years old, she marched into the local Foot Locker and told the manager she'd like to work there. She was a "shoe" connoisseur and wanted to sell. The Manager said, "I'm not hiring and won't be anytime soon." "OK," Chey said and walked out the store. Chey returned every... Continue Reading →
In times of despair, sometimes all you have to say is "Thank You" and for a few moments it will feel like all your burdens have simply disappeared. Thank You - 2 words, 8 letters to show your gratitude for everything that is your life; what sucks, what works, your friends, your family, your antagonists,... Continue Reading →
THE WORD IS... AND... Dr. Randal Pinkett, The Apprentice 4, was keynote speaker at a conference I attended a few years ago. I will never forget the words of wisdom he passed on to us regarding how to succeed in growing our own businesses. One of those jewels that left an impression on me but I kept... Continue Reading →