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From Stress is a Choice by David Zerfoss.  A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, wordlessly he picked up a very large and empty pickle jar and proceeded […]

From Own Your Dreams by John C. Maxwell.  If you are unsure of what your dream might be—either because you are afraid to dream or because you somehow lost your dream along the way—then start preparing yourself to receive your […]

From The Power of Kindness by Mac Anderson “Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.” – Princess Diana   The magic […]

An excerpt from The Power of Kindness by Mac Anderson. Charles Plumb was a U.S. Navy jet pilot in Vietnam. After 75 combat missions, his plane was destroyed by a surface-to-air missile. Plumb ejected and parachuted into enemy hands. He […]

An excerpt from Learning to Dance in the Rain by Mac Anderson Behavioral scientists tell us that if we do something consistently for 21 days, it becomes a habit. That’s good news if you’re interested in bringing more gratitude into your […]

An excerpt from Goals by Gary Ryan Blair. Success is the intentional, pre-meditated use of choice and decision. Unless you choose—with certainty—what it is you want, you accept table scraps by default! The world is plump with opportunity. With boldness […]

An excerpt from Habits Die Hard by Mac Anderson and John J. Murphy We are all creatures of habit and if you make good habits, good habits will make you. This wisdom has been around since ancient times. Aristotle once […]

An excerpt from The Power of Attitude by Mac Anderson NOTHING BOOSTS your self-confidence or nurtures your positive attitude more than a mentor. And remember this . . . you’re never too old or too young to have one. The […]

An excerpt from First Thing Every Morning by Lewis Timberlake If you had a bank that credited your account each morning with $86,400—with no balance carried from day to day—what would you do? Well, you do have such a bank…time. […]

From Finish Strong by Dan Green.  How did you do last year? What do want to achieve this year? With 2011 finished and 2012 beginning, this is the perfect time to evaluate your accomplishments and to set your goals for […]