6 Steps to Facing Confrontation

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Confrontation can leave you feeling negative and uncomfortable, however, not all disputes need to be negative. Friction builds heat and when aptly used, it warms and soothes. Avoiding confrontation is like sitting in a cold bath of water and never getting out. The steps to facing your offender without breaking your bonds with them don’t guarantee a positive outcome, however, … Read More

Going For The BIG YES

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I’m standing in my closet, searching for the BIG YES as I take a look at my “stuff.” Since our last move, I’ve given away many items that have worn out their worth. Plus, I feel much lighter since I’ve sent most of my children’s treasures to them. As Greg McKeown points out in his book Essentialism, I want to separate … Read More

The Secret of Powerful People

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My husband greeted a young, handsome 8-year-old boy in his office. He and his older brother were there with their mom, having a checkup on their teeth. My husband, the dentist, noticed a spot of green on the young man’s cheek. He asked him about it, and he candidly replied, “Oh, that must have been the green drink I had … Read More

3 Top Qualities of Great Leaders

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There are many reasons why you want to become an effective leader. Although being the leader of any kind of organization is a challenge, having the ability to be an effective leader inspires enthusiastic action for a greater cause. It doesn’t matter whether your organization is a business, a social club or a family, being the guide of a group … Read More