Month: May 2014


How To Say No More Often

“The difference between successful people and very successful people is that very successful people say “no” to almost everything.” ~ Warren Buffet No. What a little word for such a big impact. Saying no can mean the difference between living a life run by other people or one filled with time for your own priorities. Saying no can mean that<br

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Are You Making Music or Noise?

"Music is the space between the notes." ~ Claude Debussy When I first heard this quote it struck me like a bolt of lightening. You can’t make music without the space between the notes. Of course! What a beautiful distinction. Imagine listening to sounds that were squished together and layered on top of one another in one long cacophony of

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How To Make Planning Less Overwhelming

Back in the 7th grade I broke my arm during basketball practice. I was terrible at basketball. I tripped while running backwards and soon found myself lying on the gym floor with my head propped against my not-quite-leather jacket (a must-have accessory back in 1992). It didn’t take long for my mom to show up and ask if this was my way of getting out

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