Archives for August 2012

Tell Your Truth: as long as you don’t hurt with it…

People tell white lies because they are not comfortable with their communication. Notice how it doesn’t feel good when you lie? Again, your body will give you a “gut feeling” that something isn’t right. And it isn’t. Do you tell white lies so as not to hurt another person’s feelings?  You can be like a […]

Worry Causes Negative Outcomes

Worrying is a waste of time thinking about, and envisioning a negative result in the future. I say that, “Worrying is like pre-paying a toll for a bridge you many never cross”. It’s actually worse than that, because worrying and negative thinking changes your physiology and can get you sick. That’s right, your thoughts and […]

Steve Jobs + The Enneagram

Understanding other people’s thought process, emotions and ensuing behaviors is a highly valuable skill. Whether you are an entrepreneur, or just wanting to relate better to others in personal relationships, The Enneagram is an amazing tool. In business, I know that many people use the Myers-Briggs test, but my preference is for the Enneagram. I […]

Stuck in an Broken Elevator..Stressed or what?

I had an “alarming” event happen this week. I lived through a stressful event, and used my own stress relief tools on MYSELF! What do you do when you when life presents an event where you have to press an alarm button? I’ve been in the middle of a move (moving is considered one of […]