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Personal development

Two Powerful Life Lessons I Learned this Past Year

There is nothing so powerful and important to our personal growth, as self-reflection, coupled with the ability to be truthful with ourselves. The ability to think deeply and to examine our self is not just powerful, but a gift. “The unexamined life is not worth living”, says Socrates.  From childhood we were taught about honesty; […]

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A November to Remember, Gratitude Challenge

The piece of 7*12 post-it lay stuck to the legal sized note book, which stood neatly in the wire step file organizer on my desk. Its position meant that it was within clear view. On it was written a brief note. From time to time throughout the day, or whenever I reached for the notebook […]

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Communication

Communicating Well in Life and the Workplace

What would you say is the most important skill a person should possess? I posit to you that communicating well, is the most important skill that you can learn. Yet, it often seems to be the least respected and sought after, by many people. Communication is Not Just Talking Communication is not just about opening […]

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Attitude/Choice

#Me Too – 3 Benefits of Shared Humanity

When cellular phones were just becoming popular in my country, there was a particular phone that most people owned. This eventually gave rise to the slang “me too”. People would often say, “you have one of those? Me too!” You have probably shared a similar experience with someone, maybe regarding a different item.  A couple […]