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Motivational Moment: 5 Lessons From Olympus Has Fallen Movie

Happy Today! This Sunday I re-watched one of my favorite action movies, Olympus Has Fallen. This was the first movie in a three movie Fallen Series. Each movie starred Gerard Butler as Mike Bannon, Secret Service Agent turned Treasury Agent. Of the three movies, I tend to watch the first two the most but have… Continue reading Motivational Moment: 5 Lessons From Olympus Has Fallen Movie

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It’s Never Give Up Day

Happy Today! In honor of Never Give Up Day, here are 10 things you can do today instead if giving up: 1. Read, Write, Memorize the Still I Rise Poem by Maya Angelou 2. Read, Write, Memorize the Don't Give Up Poem by Author Unknown 3. Write affirmations which will prompt reminders of being a… Continue reading It’s Never Give Up Day

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Recommendation of the Month: The Power of Broke by Daymond John

Happy Today! I thought I may take a break before reading another personal growth book but I have since decided that the message in this recommendation of the month, was worth reading and sharing. Today I want to introduce you to Daymond John’s The Power of Broke book. This book is timely in that it… Continue reading Recommendation of the Month: The Power of Broke by Daymond John

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Motivational Moment: 5 Quotes on Procrastination

Happy Today! Procrastination is defined by dictionary.com as the act of procrastinating, or putting off or delaying, especially something requiring immediate attention.  If this definition rings true in your life, you are inadvertently contributing to your stress load.  At times procrastination occurs because of personal actions and other times it occurs do to environmental concerns… Continue reading Motivational Moment: 5 Quotes on Procrastination

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Motivational Moment: 10 Quotes For When You Need A Pep Talk

This weekend I had an interesting conversation with a few friends who are feeling a little out of the normal flow of life. Normal activities of spending hours at the gym, Barnes and Nobles or Starbucks has been replaced with - well something that is not the same. During difficult times, it easy to fall… Continue reading Motivational Moment: 10 Quotes For When You Need A Pep Talk

Rich Dad, Poor Dad

Lessons From Chapter 9: Rich Dad, Poor Dad

Happy Today! It has finally arrived. We have reached the end, the final chapter of Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki. There are final thoughts which are after this chapter and it closes out the book with an inspirational story of how a friend took a risk and utilized his financial intelligence to fund… Continue reading Lessons From Chapter 9: Rich Dad, Poor Dad

Goal Achievement

Three Questions To Ask Yourself About Everything – Stacey Abrams, TEDTalks

Happy Today! Ted Talks is one of those things I watch a few times a month.  It helps to keep me focused while also allowing me to learn new perspectives on a variety of subjects.  This week I came back across a speech given by Stacey Abrams who was a gubernatorial candidate in the state… Continue reading Three Questions To Ask Yourself About Everything – Stacey Abrams, TEDTalks

Weekly Wisdom

Motivational Moment: 20 Quotes on Trying New Things

Happy Today! Workdays don’t seem to hold the same level of frustration as they did when I had to fight through school car pool lanes and traffic on the interstate. There have been a few times when I have missed the hectic life of carpool and soccer practice when I hear the words "MOM" screamed… Continue reading Motivational Moment: 20 Quotes on Trying New Things

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Lessons From Rich Dad, Poor Dad Chapter 8

Happy Today! We are in chapter 8 of Rich Dad, Poor Dad. It seems it was last week when I began posting lessons from this classic book. One more chapter to go and this book will be finished. This is the chapter which summarizes everything written in the prior chapters. It continues the theme of… Continue reading Lessons From Rich Dad, Poor Dad Chapter 8

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Passion Planner Monthly Reflection

Happy Today! Six months of 2020 have flown by and we have successfully navigated a series of unexpected but impactful events throughout the world. As I view my 2020 goals from January, it gets a little hard to see my progress but then I look in my planner and flip through the days from March… Continue reading Passion Planner Monthly Reflection