Making Time and Space for You With Music and Art

2020-03-04T16:01:55-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

What about those Piano Lessons? At the halftime of life, (How do You Know You’re at Halftime?) it would seem like you could finally make time for you, even adding music and art in your life. What about those piano [...]

Why a Think Tank Works for Business 4 Business

2020-02-27T04:42:16-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Think Tank Defined A think tank is a body of experts who provide advice and ideas on specific problems. Joan De Souza started a Business 4 Business think tank in her local area and she is successfully helping small business [...]

Five Principles for Intentional Living and Purpose at Halftime

2020-02-21T11:05:55-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Intentional Living Intentional living means to live intentionally! It sounds so simplistic, but what does intentional living really mean? It is to live by design, live deliberately, live with calculation (remember calculators?) and to live premeditatedly. All this intentional living [...]

Do the Math: How Valuable are Your Skills?

2020-02-14T14:57:21-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Do the MathCan you really do the math on the value your skills? Why do people discount their value and skills at halftime? Are your skills really worth anything?  And how do you assess your skills accurately? I will answer [...]

Are You Feeling it’s Too Late to Start a New Career at Halftime?

2020-02-07T10:17:39-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , |

Life's HourglassYou’ve had a dream to do something else for a long time—is it too late? You’re at the halftime of your life and you feel the sand moving through the hourglass faster…faster…and faster! (see How Do You Know You’re [...]

Kobe Bryant Gone at Halftime

2020-01-28T19:21:52-08:00Categories: Goal Setting, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Kobe Bryant-A Legend At age 41, the sports legend Kobe Bryant became a loving memory after dying in a tragic helicopter crash. It was a shock to many, myself included; almost surreal. Did it really happen? Not to Kobe! It was a foggy [...]

Dream a Little Dream: Define Your Dream Job and Schedule

2020-01-22T09:54:34-08:00Categories: Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The SongDream a Little Dream of Me is a standard song I’ve performed for years, originally written in 1931. The highest chart ratings were by the Mamas and the Papas in 1968, but others included Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, [...]

What Does it Mean to Enlarge my Territory or Expand my Borders?

2020-01-09T05:02:28-08:00Categories: Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , |

A Far-Off Dream? What do you think of when you hear the words enlarge my territory or expand my borders? Enlarge my territory used to be a far-off dream for many, not thinking it was really possible as even traveling [...]

New Year, New Goals: Where will You Be Next Year?

2020-01-03T05:13:50-08:00Categories: Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , |

Closing out a Year As we close out this year, do you have any idea where you’ll be next year? A train that is chugging uphill not making any progress at all, even slipping back down the hill, quickly becomes [...]

Two Generations of Homeschool Parents

2019-12-26T20:30:35-08:00Categories: Goal Setting, Tools for Life, Work Life Balance|Tags: , , , , |

A Growing Trend The definition of homeschooling is the education of children at home by their parents, thus known as homeschool parents. As this trend is not going away anytime soon with over 2.5 million homeschool students grades K-12 and is [...]