Who gets the privilege of being in your life?

Who gets the privilege of being in your life?

That’s right, privilege! You are so wonderful that it is a privilege to be your friend. It is also a privilege to have you as a family member, colleague or employee. Unfortunately, many people treat each other as though it was a right to be in another person’s life....
Being there for someone.

Being there for someone.

One of the hardest things in life is when someone we love or care deeply about is having a tough time. It is hard on us, too, and it’s difficult to know how much or how little we should get involved. If the relationship isn’t very close, it may be most comfortable to...
You’re allowed to feel blue.

You’re allowed to feel blue.

Sometimes it’s important to let ourselves be negative, sad, angry or worried. It’s part of life. It’s not always good for us to choose to be positive and happy. Sometimes I believe that it’s actually healthy to consciously choose to allow ourselves to feel life’s...
Motivational Communication and Leadership

Motivational Communication and Leadership

Many years ago, I was introduced to Motivational Interviewing. An evidence-based way to relate to people and situations where there is discourse and lack of motivation. Through the years I have seen how Motivational Interviewing has evoked motivation in many people....