Less whining. More doing.

“Keep walking, Fievel.” ~ from An American Tale

Enough with the Whining…

It was the incessant discussion of per gallon fuel prices that pushed me over the edge.

“I paid $2.89 this morning.”

“You think that’s bad. I tried to fill up at $3.05 and the pump shut off at $100. Couldn’t even fill the tank.”

The way things are going, the economy is going to crash and the sky will fall.”

Enough already. Fuel should cost a lot of money. Here’s to high fuel prices…and here’s to your success no matter what. […]

By |January 27th, 2011|Step by Step Business Building, The Economy|Comments Off

Matter of perspective…


What if you got out of the office and went to the front lines. Got in the truck. Put on the coffee. Picked up the garbage. What would you learn about your company and yourself?

It’s a matter of perspective. I already love this new show on CBS Sundays…


BTW…humble and AMAZING CEO Jack Stack asked me […]

By |February 4th, 2010|Family, Step by Step Business Building, Uncategorized|Comments Off

Appreciation vs. Gratitude….


How ever you celebrate this time of year…I applaud you! Gratitude is being thankful. A nice state of being. Appreciation is when you are in the moment and full of joy. Feeling wonderful, waves of goosebumps, having fun, moved to tears…in JOY. That’s worth pursuing. Or allowing to come your way.

Simple moments inspire appreciation…like playing […]

By |December 28th, 2009|Family, Step by Step Business Building|Comments Off

Cora, Sun Records and the Power of Passion


I have always wanted to be able to say, “I’ve been to Graceland.” Cathy, Courtney, Maureen (my bffs) and I can now say that. We listened to an audio tour of the home as we wandered through room after room of shag carpet and 70’s kistch. It was interesting, yet somewhat sad and exhausting.

On the […]