MAWMonday Motivators 12/04/2016

Okay hear me out. Miley Cyrus song "The Climb"--I said hear me out! "Ain't about what's waiting on the other side. It's the climb (yeah)." Yeah. It is. This week, I'm going beyond the slogans and the encouraging memes to explore what the struggle really entails. In the end, Miley sang the truth. Don't work so hard attempting to get "there" that you miss the enjoyment of your pr...
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MAWMonday Motivators 10/23/2016

As I read term papers from students this week, I began to think about my passion for helping people and my own journey through life. Would I have become the person I am if I had been saved from some of the disappointments and outright failures I endured? How can I know that my help is not an enabling that saves another from their most important lesson? I resolved that it always...
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MAWMonday Motivators 10/02/2016

I get it. You're busy. Caught in busy-ness. But, what is your business? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 675,000 businesses were created in 2015. You may look at them as many generic stars. Burning bright and busy. Yet, you are probably unsure of their names and purposes. Your business needs to be different. I'm not requiring that you start a business, but I a...
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MAWMonday Motivators 07/24/2016

I don't get people. Actually, I'm a student of human behavior. But, it's getting harder to reconcile the actions of individuals with their statements. You want to write a book. But, you are NOT writing. You want to be healthy. But, you refuse to make the time to exercise. It used to be that I would only have arguments about technique. Clients would say that lifting weights ...
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