The “Secret Power” of Dogs

For years I have joked that in my next life, I want to be a dog; specifically one of MY dogs!  We are an animal-loving family and I think it would be pretty wonderful being one of our pets.  And this weekend, after dog-sitting my grandson, Brody for four days, I am more convinced than […]

Allow Yourself To…. Allow Yourself

Another great quote from Abraham found it’s way into my inbox this morning: “When your heart is singing, you are allowing Well-being. When you are appreciating, you are allowing Well-being. When you are yelling at somebody, you’re not. When you’re feeling insecure, you’re not. When you’re frustrated, you’re not.” Abraham’s teaching really centers around allowing […]

I Don’t Know What To Write About, So I Will

In a previous post, I wrote about how starting this blog was THE best thing I did for my business in 2011.  More than half of the comments received, were people saying that reading that post inspired them to start one or resurrect one that had been neglected.  Yay!

Influence, The Go-Giver Way

You probably know I love, live and teach the Five Laws of Stratospheric Success from The Go-Giver, by Bob Burg and John David Mann.  This week I gained a keen insight into the implications of applying The Law of Influence, which says “your influence is determined by how abundantly you place other people’s interests first.”

Think You’re A Positive Thinker? Think Again.

This week I started reading The Power, the follow-up book to The Secret, written by Rhonda Byrne.  This section, from early in the book, really got me (and has kept me) thinking: “How do you know whether your thoughts are positive or negative?  Your thoughts are positive when they are thoughts of what you want […]

A Dime For Your Thoughts

I recently completed training as a Prosperity Coach with the awesome Ellen Rogin.  Among other things, Ellen is a CPA who believes that prosperity is not just about earning and wisely investing money.  While those things are important, a positive, grateful mindset is essential to living a prosperous life.