Prioritizing the Important Things 

The ensuing end-of-year personal inward reflection period is coming up quickly, so I wanted to get to mine now so I could focus on the rest of the holiday’s demands. I’m not typically this far ahead on getting things done, although I used to be and took great pride in being organized. So….what happened? Why […]

The “You Economy” Explained 

Visitors to my Facebook pages and website have begun to ask me about the “You Economy.” So here’s my take…. Success Magazine heralds the “You Economy” with headlines like, “Work, play, and live your life on your own terms,” and “The 9-to-5 Job is Over,” beckoning us to “take control of your time, happiness and money.” […]

“So, what do you do?” 

Some people answer that very common question very succinctly, usually in a couple of words: “I’m a mailman,” “I’m a doctor,” “I’m in sales,” “I’m a union carpenter,” “I’m a master electrician,” “I’m a teacher,” etc. Typically their answers represent reputable occupations, and the list can be as varied as the individuals themselves. I, on the other […]