Category: choices

What can adverse conditions lead to?

Are there choices to be made or do they just unfold? Of course it depends on the situation, doesn’t it? The question for me is; how can we be better prepared for these adverse situations? I believe that the preparation is

Do your word choices help you?

Do some abbreviations miss the mark in getting the attention of those that you are giving them to? Take for instance ‘EOB’ which is an acronym meaning “end of business” day. This is used with a request made to a

Are you an optimist or a pessimist?

Either of these it is a choice, isn’t it? Let me give you a story that will shed more light on being optimistic or pessimistic. This story is an illustration on the subject of optimism: John and Jim were two brothers—John

Life is about choices isn’t it?

You have the choice to either take action; do nothing or the other alternative, don’t you? The challenge is that at times you tend to procrastinate which is the other alternative. Procrastination is a destroyer of lives!! I write that

Are you technology dependent?

Are you upset when you aren’t ‘connected’? Why do I write on this topic? Well last week I had the unfortunate circumstance that due to my internet provider’s faulty equipment I was not able to get on the internet. I was

Are you what you want to be?

Is that even possible? I believe that inside each and every one of us is this craving to become more than we are today. Sadly many of us have got tired from trying or have given up altogether. What could

Can you be everybody’s friend?

Do you think it is possible? Again I am reminded of Winston Churchill when he said; “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” It occurs to me that you are either loved

Are your decisions well thought out?

Did you consider this question seriously? Do you ask yourself the right questions before you make decisions? The questions you ask before a decision are more important than you realize. I read recently about how teens risk more eagerly. In the

How important are the choices you make?

These choices can make the difference in life, don’t they? So how do you make choices? Is it simple or do you struggle with them at times? I recently read a great article in Forbes magazine on-line by Mike Myatt. Mike is a

What type of message do you get from the challenges in your life?

Is it a positive or negative message? Can you imagine how much better your life would be if you could turn your life challenges into affirming life, positive messages? Let me give you an example; You have approached a potential