• Stations: How Community Leads to Happiness

    As I sit here, alone, in my dark, home office, I want to share with you what I have learned about community and it’s role in work and happiness in my life. Third Place Starbucks CEO, Howard Schultz, made the term “The third place,” popular in his book, Pour Your Heart Into It: How Starbucks […]

  • Top 10 Best Ways to Build a Positive Attitude

    1. Choose positive thinking friends. Lift each other up! 2. See problems as challenges. Successful people overcome! 3. Say “I can” more than “I can’t”. You can do it! 4. Expect good things to happen. Set yourself up for success! 5. Find the good in any situation. Look on the bright side of life! 6. […]

  • Rise Up to a Beautiful Day

    The last dream I had before waking up involved an elderly class alumni group getting up and singing a praise and worship song together as a presentation. One of the members was playing piano and leading the song. It was a traditional song that (in the dream) I recognized as being a traditional hymn that […]