Nearly everyone understands by the time they're adolescents that appearances matter.  You see beauty and sexuality emphasized consistently in ads, movies, television shows, and social media.  Dating services portray people on their sites as attractive and eager to meet...
To be honest,  I don't like the term 'elevator speech.'  It sounds aggressive and triggers memories of cheesy, fictional salespeople like Joe Isuzu and Herb Tarlek. Can you imagine being trapped in a slow moving, metal box listening to...
Not that long ago, I was contemplating starting my blog.  I was dutifully writing my business plan and taking an in-depth course to make certain it would be a viable business.  Yep, I am organized and disciplined like that.  However,...
Is waiting for something I want worth it?  That's a question you ask yourself daily.  If you overeat, the jeans may not fit later.  Although you don't have enough money saved, that new laptop could go on the credit...
Want to know what's wrong with most lists of midlife career change ideas?  They SUCK!  That's right; I said it.  That is unless you inherited a large sum of money, don't need to rely on a realistic income or...
I can be a decent listener, capable of encouragement and guidance.  But, sometimes, it becomes evident that my role in a conversation is not that of a problem solver, but of a sounding board.  Uh-oh!  That's when my thoughts...