Making 2011 a Smashing Success!

I figure is I shared my 2011 planning sheet; I will have a higher level of accountability.  I will ask my accountability partner to return my 2010 goal sheet and start my planning with a review. STEP # 1 Identify My Three Greatest Accomplishments In 2010? First I will start positive, with the items, my […]
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On the 11th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me…

Have you selected a core value to promote in 2011? Take a look at listening as the core value for yourself, your family, your company or anyone of your associations. Being a good listener is one of the most important skills you can master if you want to advance your career and build meaningful relationships. […]
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On the 10th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me…

The continued global economy misery is a force that is shredding the bond of neighborliness in ever increasing ways. Countries are becoming more nationalistic and cooperation across nation boundaries is receding. Well on the 10th. Day of Christmas, the gift being shared is the value of global good neighborliness. My life goal is to practice […]
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On the 8th. day of Christmas, A Jamaican gave to me…

Persistence: You can bounce back from a setback Perhaps the biggest setback we faced as a team in 1988 was the crash on the third run of the four-man competition – it was seen and heard around the world. We never once believed that we didn’t belong in the sport. But with this spectacular crash […]
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On the 7th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me..

The Invisible Gift of Social Responsibility: “Time” Everyone gives in their own way. Some people give through financial donation. Some people give through giving away their old clothing. On the other hand, some people just simple do nothing. They feel that their own despair means that they cannot give something to others. However, they are […]
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On the 5th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me

As a Minority Woman Owned Small Business Entrepreneur operating in a male dominated service area the challenges are numerous. However, as a child of Jamaican parents who taught me the meaning of willpower, discipline, and self-reliance I was determined to succeed because failure was not an option. During the past 14 years my company has […]
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On the 4th. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me

One of the wonderful things of the Holiday Season is that it leads us to reflect on what the past year has brought us and how we have responded to it. The Holiday Season brings us the message of Renewal and Hope. This season also provides us with the opportunity to Give Thanks in all […]
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On the 3rd. day of Christmas, a Jamaican gave to me

In recent years Christmas has been hijacked by commercialism. For Christians it is the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ. Many non-Christians celebrate Christmas too as a family time for sharing and showing love. Sharing with family should be a continuous thing. An old familiar adage says: You have to know where you came […]
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