Book Club – Take the Stairs

I am a declared self-help junkie.  I enjoy a good self-help book on pretty well anything, from creativity to time management to getting out of rut.  I recently read Take the Stairs by Rory Vaden and knew I had to share a little of his take on achieving success. Rory says we have become an … Continue reading Book Club – Take the Stairs

A Different Kind Of Monthly Challenge !

I can't believe the month is gone. WOW. It was a great month as I was busy, focused and feel like I accomplished stuff.  My challenge to listen to different podcasts last month was part of it. In case you are just tuning in, I decided this year to challenge myself monthly to do and … Continue reading A Different Kind Of Monthly Challenge !

Today I will begin a new life…..lessons to take away

"Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough." I found that quote in a small book by Og Mandino The Greatest Salesman in the World.   It was originally published in 1968 but all the material is still relevant today.  It tells the story of how a young man became the … Continue reading Today I will begin a new life…..lessons to take away

Success – who gets to define it? YOU

Success: favourable accomplishment, attainment, issue or outcome.   This is how the dictionary (mine) defines success. I recently listened to a podcast on The Tim Ferris Show with Amanda Palmer on how to fight, meditate and make good art.  At one point he asked her to define success and that got me thinking - who gets … Continue reading Success – who gets to define it? YOU