Do We Need Rules?

This morning I listened to John Maxwell talk about ‘rules’ and I agree that we need them. He said his favourite business sign reads, “There are no rules here, we’re trying to accomplish something.” Rules are generally given to people who need boundaries. And, we are a very rule oriented universe. However, I think the Read more about Do We Need Rules?[…]

5 Characteristics of Contented People

I am inspired by a post on Twitter on the characteristics of contented people. The following are definitely on my list of goals for my life: 1. They are committed to a cause greater than themselves. 2. They have a servant’s heart. 3. They value relationships. 4. They give thanks for what they have rather Read more about 5 Characteristics of Contented People[…]

5 Things to Remember For Today

1. You belong here just as much as anyone else. 2. Giving your all doesn’t mean you have to do it all, and you’re allowed to pace yourself. 3. Even when others don’t understand what you’re creating, that doesn’t mean what you’re creating isn’t meaningful. 4. Even though today is filled with so many things Read more about 5 Things to Remember For Today[…]

Things to Remember When Stuck

Vijay Shetty posted the following suggestions for us for times we feel stuck: – You can do anything but not everything. (David Allen)) – Sometimes it takes more courage to ask for help than to act alone. (Ken Perry) – If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere. (Frank A. Read more about Things to Remember When Stuck[…]

21 Leadership Habits

I love the diagram posted by Vijay Shetty on the best leadership habits. I’ve changed it to suit my beliefs. – Teach through involvement – Notice everything – No excuses – Learn – Energy – Clear values/vision – Be influential – Be positive – Be a problem solver – Model time management – Motivate – Read more about 21 Leadership Habits[…]