How the story you tell yourself will decide if you leave a legacy or die broke

“Why doesn’t a clam give money to charity?” Joe said as he stepped up and through the doorway of a small convenience store.   “Because he’s broke?” asked Jimmy, his long time friend that happened to be holding open the heavy glass door.   “No, because a clam’s a shellfish and they don’t use money.” […]

Do you hold it together under fire? Don’t miss the opportunity to create yourself

Define yourself

Anyone can hold the helm while the sea is calm. – Publilius Cyrus   Responsibility is a poker game, the more you have the higher the stakes. Life is unpredictable. If you’re a high-roller and you’re at the table, things will happen that you don’t expect.  Off the tracks In the roller coaster ride of […]

You are a Leader whether you like it or not

Leadership Leader Influence

Leadership is influence. – John C Maxwell You are a leader. No, this is not written specifically for the president. It’s not specific to the CEOs and owners of large corporations. It’s for you. There’s a giant falsehood in the world. The belief that you have to be promoted to be a leader. The belief […]

Sick of debt? My friend, Camilla, shares her story about punching debt in the face!

Camilla Kragius

I’m super excited to have my friend, Camilla, sharing her story about getting out of debt this week. Finances affect us all and it’s not always easy to do the right thing. Camilla has lived on both sides of the fence and she knows a thing or two about getting it together. That’s probably why […]

New Year, Fresh Start, Get Some Momentum with Your New Goals (or maybe the same goals)


Your Goals and Momentum If only the path to our goals were as clear as the metaphors we use to describe them… It doesn’t matter if your new goal is to lose weight, run more, or get out of debt this year. You can picture yourself on a game board with your goal in one […]