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Embrace Possbility What my two-year old taught me about managing setbacks
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  • Lessons Learned from my 2-year Old

What my two-year old taught me about managing setbacks

My two-year old son, Jake, fractured his shin a few weeks ago and had to wear a full leg cast. As a parent, I imagined endless whining and moping and an annoying summer all around. Surprisingly, that didn't happen. He didn't even cry at the doctor's office. I've never been in a cast before but I would  imagine [...]

  • Unemployed

Insights for Getting a Job – Articles and Interview

It's hard to be unemployed. Whether you've just lost your job or you've been looking for some time now, the uncertainty can be both frustrating and scary. In an interview with LocalJobNetwork.com, I discuss how people hold themselves back from getting a job and share tips for helping them improve their chances for employment. To [...]

  • HesselbeinFrancis

Modeling Success Series – Frances Hesselbein – #3

(For those of you who are not familiar with this series or the benefits of modeling success, please read the beginning of this post) This third interview of the Modeling Success Series reminds me why I love what I do and how much I enjoy meeting and learning from extraordinary people. I came away from this particular interview [...]

  • Worried

How to Worry in a Good Way

"Don't worry. Be happy." Just four words with two simple suggestions. Yet we find it so hard to apply. Why is that? Think about it for a few seconds before reading on. "Don't worry. Be happy." Did you come up with anything? If not, don't worry. Many people struggle with this question. One of the main [...]

  • Einstein the Genius- I fail therefore I am

What Albert Einstein Can Teach Us About Handling Setbacks

I'm having a bad day I'm having a frustrating month I'm having a terrible year I have been guilty of saying all of these and so has Albert Einstein. After Einstein graduated from college, he spent two frustrating years looking for and failing to get a job as a teaching assistant. During this time, he [...]