Category Archives: Personal Development

This Christmas Give the Gift of Time

Here it is mid-November, stores are well-stocked for Christmas, and seasonal ads are everywhere in the media. What does your Christmas shopping list look like? What will the list look like in another month? Retailers would have us believe we … Continue reading

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Create Your Own Free Lunch and Learn Sessions

What do you do with your lunch hour, hang out with the gang in the lunch room, go for a walk, take a nap or continue to work? Most of these are not bad ideas (though working through lunch can … Continue reading

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9 Habits of Successful People

Leo Tolstoy starts the novel Anna Karenina with the line, “Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” There’s a measure of truth in that idea, which applies to successful people. Successful people exhibit … Continue reading

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7 Steps You Can Take When Your Best Isn’t Good Enough

Traditionally, Canada does not place well in the Olympic Summer Games. (The winter games is a better story.) Canadian athletes competing often surpass “personal best” results or break Canadian records for their sport. However, that’s not always good enough on … Continue reading

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Stop waiting…

Waiting for just the right time to do something is a big problem. Many of us spend too much of our lives waiting for something. We can probably relate to this little verse, more than we would like to admit. … Continue reading

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8 Ways to Improve Your Attitude

No matter how you define success, a proper attitude plays a key role in reaching success. I know people who blame their lack of success on a lack of education. I know educated people who blame their lack of success … Continue reading

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