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How Not to Create Entitled Children

September 11, 2012


In today’s world of surplus, where 6 year olds have cell phones and teens are given cars without having to work for them, many children are growing up with a strong (and unhealthy) sense of entitlement. For many reasons, many of today’s parents feel they have to go all-out for their children, whether it’s for […]

Letting Go When You’ve Made a Mistake

August 28, 2012


I made a mistake today. A big one that could cost me a contract – a contract that I really want. I over-stepped my boundaries and made some assumptions I shouldn’t have. When confronted, I did take responsibility for it and I did apologize but I’m not sure it helped. Needless to say I feel pretty crappy. […]

Don’t Throw the Baby Out With the Bathwater

August 10, 2012


Advice is a funny thing. We either love it or we hate it. We either give it or we take it and we either listen or we don’t.  For most of us, whenever we go through any kind of life transition – marriage, pregnancy, divorced or raising-kids – it’s inevitable we will get a swarm […]