Who is in your power circle?

Who is in your power circle?

You’ve heard that saying, right? “Your network is your net-worth.” We don’t want to get too hung up on the ‘net-worth’ side of things, but the general point is true. Your circle defines who you are. The people you move with, move you. Seriously. Take a stock take of...
HOW TO TALK ABOUT MONEY IN A RELATIONSHIP

HOW TO TALK ABOUT MONEY IN A RELATIONSHIP

In a serious relationship or thinking of getting married? Here are seven money moves to make to get your relationship and finances in order. About a year before my husband and I tied the knot, we had a financial powwow over margaritas (just one each). We wrote down...
How People React To Failure

How People React To Failure

We are characterized by failure. Everything we are and everything we know stems from the way we stand up after we fall. We can all say with certainty that failure is a commonality in all of our lives. However, not everyone is equally adept at handling failure. There...
How To Build Confidence…

How To Build Confidence…

When we are confident, we achieve more and feel more successful says human behaviorist Dr John Demartini. He offers 10 tips on how to build confidence: Make a plan Clearly define what you truly would love to be, do and have in your life. Your energy soars and your...
7 Areas To Empower…

7 Areas To Empower…

Dr John Demartini discusses the 7 areas that people and nations need to empower in order to avoid being over-powered by others. There are seven areas of life that we are here to empower:   Our spiritual mission;   Our mental genius/creativity;   Our vocational...
11 Habits of Truly Polite People

11 Habits of Truly Polite People

The simple act of being polite can improve your life. You can have better relationships, gain respect, and increase your self-confidence and esteem. Being rude, on the other hand, can make life much more difficult. It is fair to say that one’s propensity for polite...
Best Friends Can Help You Beat Stress, Study Finds

Best Friends Can Help You Beat Stress, Study Finds

Stressed out? Go hang with your BFF. A small new study shows that during stressful times, being around a best friend decreases levels of the stress hormone cortisol. “These findings provide a better understanding as to how close relationships might serve as...
Vision Is Everything for a Leader

Vision Is Everything for a Leader

One of the great dreamers of the 20th century was Walt Disney. Any person who could create the first sound cartoon, first all-color cartoon, and first animated feature-length motion picture is definitely someone with vision. But the vision for his greatest...
The World’s Worst Boss

The World’s Worst Boss

That would be you. Even if you’re not self-employed, your boss is you. You manage your career, your day, your responses. You manage how you sell your services and your education and the way you talk to yourself. Odds are, you’re doing it poorly. If you had a manager...