Workaholism and Success

A friend commented to me the other day that he thought I was a workaholic and it prompted me to think about the veracity of that statement. I do certainly work many many hours so I was very curious to see if I actually fall into the category of having an addiction to...

Fear of Failure

Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish—-Ovid What great wisdom from a Roman poet. But how often are we willing to take risks and take chances? It’s pretty scary, right? Have you...

Why is to “sell” a four letter word?

I am always amazed at how  many people are traumatized when it comes to selling.  When I looked up “to sell” in the dictionary, I found these definitions. to transfer services to another in exchange for money. (OK. I can live with this one.) to persuade or induce...

Taking a Break

Many of us are just coming off the holiday season refreshed because we have had some time off from work and time to be with our family and friends. Although the holidays can be an exhausting whirlwind of activity, the break from our normal daily routine is a good...