MAWMonday Motivators 10/30/2016

If you had the opportunity of your dreams, what could keep you from it? Credible information, a need to plan, and experience should give you pause. But, that's not the end of the story. Those are not the only decision-makers. Include your heart. Get consonant with what YOUR needs are. Not what you are supposed to do or be. Not what "they" want for you. Determine what you really...
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MAWMonday Motivators 07/10/2016

The problem is immaterial. The solution begins with you. The challenge is that many are unsure about their power, their purpose, their opportunity, their purview, and their context. All 5 are required for causality. You can make change happen, but you make the decision of engagement or indifference with each choice you make. Each of your resources (time, money, information, and...
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MAWMonday Motivators 12/27/2015

The last #MAWMondayMotivators post of 2015. I started this weekly habit 10/05/2014, and have not missed a weekly post since. Each week, I express my challenges as well as my encouragements gleaned from Twitter as an open Coaching Diary. This week is no exception. I also want to take this opportunity to thank YOU, the readers who walk this path with me, and all the Twitter conne...
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The Empathy Solution for Racism, Sexism, Homophobia & The Co-opting of Fear

#SWNext #SocialWorkNext #JusticeOrElse #Empathy The Co-Opting of Fear Which is more powerful, hatred or fear? Hatred can motivate many intentional destruction of things that are disliked. But, fear creates more things to rail against from imagined visions of even unreasonable things that may be. Supremacy groups have long used fear as a way to recruit new members. This was ...
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