Seniors Health Care

My experience with Senior Health Care has been varied.  For the past several weeks, since the end of November, I have been either at the hospital with my mother or living in her retirement residence 24/7 as she has coped with various health issues.  Most of these issues have been UTIs, which I have been… Continue reading Seniors Health Care

Communication – The Key To Success

Communication – The Key To Success   According to Randall S. Hansen, Ph.D., and Katharine Hansen, Ph.D., Every employer is looking for a specific set of skills from job-seekers that match the skills necessary to perform a particular job. In addition to these job-specific technical skills, there are certain skills which are nearly universally sought… Continue reading Communication – The Key To Success

Videos on Public Speaking

There are many videos on public speaking and I encourage you to spend some time reviewing them as you will gain many insights into ways to develop and enhance your speeches. More videos on choosing a speech topic… Tom Antion’s tips When I first got online and was looking at information about Public Speaking, I… Continue reading Videos on Public Speaking

Goal Setting

  Set Attainable Goals – If you set your sights too high, you are more likely to fail. It’s ok to have one big goal but break it into smaller attainable goals to work towards. Completing these smaller goals will keep you motivated no matter how long it takes you to reach the final big… Continue reading Goal Setting


The Power Of Brainstorming Let’s talk about brainstorming today. It’s my favorite technique to use whenever a problem has me stumped, I don’t know what to do next, I feel overwhelmed, or I encounter some sort of road block. You can brainstorm by yourself, with a partner, or in a group. To brainstorm, you simply… Continue reading Brainstorming

Watch Your Words

Words To Watch Out For   A lot of thoughts run through our mind on any given day. In the first post of this series, we talked a bit about the importance of our thoughts. Today, I want to pick back up on that theme. Instead of paying attention to what we should think, I… Continue reading Watch Your Words

Keep Learning

Never Stop Learning – It Keeps Your Mind Sharp   Thinking creatively takes a sharp mind. And the best way to ensure your mind is and stays as sharp as it can be is to make sure you use it as much and as often as possible. That means leaning new stuff all the time.… Continue reading Keep Learning

Open Ended Questions

The Power Of Open Ended Questions And Discussion   There’s a lot you can do to encourage creative thinking in all areas of your life. In yesterday’s post, we talked about changing the climate and culture around you, as well as, your environment. That’s one strategy to get you there. Today I have another one… Continue reading Open Ended Questions


Affirmations Can Help You Stay On Track Creating new habits is hard. Changing your thought patterns is even harder. It takes dedication and constant reminders to make it happen. Without those, it’s too easy to fall back into our old ways. That’s where affirmations come in. They can help you stay on track and serve… Continue reading Affirmations

Powerful Positive Thinking

The Power of Positive Thinking   Yesterday, we talked a little about why and how it is important what you think about. We looked at the impact both positive and negative thinking can have on us and those around us. Today, I want to focus a little on the power and importance of positive thinking.… Continue reading Powerful Positive Thinking