Are you like the carrot, the egg or the coffee?

Many of you have shared with me that you are through a tough time where the problems are coming at you one after another. I know that it is not easy to hear, when you’re putting out fire, that there is a lesson to be learned behind every life challenge. These trials can move us […]

Why is it so hard to communicate between us?

We think our communication is perfectly clear and sometimes we are surprised that our communication didn’t exactly come across the way we intended it to. We apparently speak the same language, so why is communication so hard with certain people? Communication issues are a leading cause of conflicts between people.   The reason is:   […]

Who am I to have an impact?

This question has come up often during recent conversations with friends and coach colleagues. Whether you are in the helping field or not, know that everyone can make a difference at the level they are. We probably won’t have the impact of a Gandhi or a Mandela, but we certainly have an impact on the people […]

Who wants this 100-euro note?

A speaker begins his conference holding up a 100-euro note and asks the following question: “Who would like to have this bill?” Hands go up. So he says, “I’m going to give this 100-euro bill to one of you, but before, let me do something with it.” He suddenly crumples the bill and asks: “Do […]