S:1347 Distinction: Beacon vs. Flashlight

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.) Driving in the early morning dark there was a flash of light reflected off low clouds. When it repeated at consistent intervals it revealed as the rotating light from the beacon at a distant airport. [Most Distinctions…Continue Reading →

S:1346 Principle: Life Rules

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) Yes, Life Rules is a play on words. There are some immutable rules, Life Rules. Those rules, being immutable, thus Rule. Fighting them is not a good idea. Some Life Rules: Water runs downhill. Trees grow up. Everything ends.…Continue Reading →

S:1345 Great Question: Generous?

(Great questions lead to great answers; weak questions, weak ones.) “When Do I feel I Am My Most Generous?” Coaching Point: Generous has no cost. Hold on, I’ll defend that in a moment. First let’s look at some common forms of generosity. You can observe others giving time, skills, money, caring, support, all clear generous…Continue Reading →

S:1344 Quote: Change The Ending

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “You can’t go back and change the beginning,but you can start where you are and change the ending.” C.S. Lewis Coaching Point: This Quote seems to not be true for many people because they are stuck in “This is just the way I am” or “This is…Continue Reading →