The Beauty Found in the Unpleasant

“Many people today don’t want honest answers insofar as honest means unpleasant or disturbing.  They want a soft answer that…

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If Life Is a Combination Lock

“Life is like a combination lock; your goal is to find the right numbers, in the right order, so you can have anything you want.”  Brian Tracy   If life is a combination lock, you and I will never find the right numbers, in the right…

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You Like Me! You Really, Really Like Me. Really?

The need to be liked. “Nobody is universally liked, largely for reasons that have absolutely nothing to do with them.…

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I Am Not Defensive – I Am Just Defending My Problems!

“If someone offers you advice on how to change a problem that you’ve been complaining about for a while, do…

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Learned Helplessness – Oh, Woe Is Me!

Learned helplessness is when people have faced so many challenges in their lives that they begin to believe they are…

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