S:0270 Quote: Appreciating Life

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Silently sitting by the window. Leaves fall and flowers bloom. The seasons come and go. Could there be a better life?” Zen poem   Coaching Point: Happy Holidays!   Copyright 2000 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.Continue Reading →

S:0269 Distinction: Forgive vs. Condone

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   This time of year can be a good time to think about forgiving people for what they have done (or what you think they have done) to you. In forgiving, you leave it here in this…Continue Reading →

S:0268 Principle: Observing Traditions

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   Traditions exist for reasons, nothing becomes a tradition by accident. We get some benefit from the repeated behavior of a tradition or else it fades away. Many of the benefits we derive are feeling-based. Typically our traditions cause…Continue Reading →

S:0267 Quote: What Counts

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Not everything that counts can be counted; and not everything that can be counted counts.” Albert Einstein   Coaching Point: While he was probably speaking from a quantum mechanics reference point, it does seem rather appropriate for our situation today, doesn’t it? (For the non-USA readers…Continue Reading →