Uncomfortable Lesson from Actress Amy Adams

In all the media frenzy over the Sony hacking scandal, one story concerning actress Amy Adams caught my attention. In case you missed it, Amy was … [Read more...]

Are You an Ice Queen?

The phrase “ice queen” often conjures up images of a cold hearted female with a frosty demeanor. Not true for world-champ ice sculptor … [Read more...]

Does Instagram Tick you Off?

“Your final slide shows all your social media links, but I didn’t see Instagram,” mentioned a younger audience member following my … [Read more...]

The Must Give Gift of the Season

"I can't stop and read this article because I'm too busy!" If this sounds like you, stop the insanity, grab a beverage and read my … [Read more...]

Compassionate Action

As a motivational speaker, I’m inspired by stories of compassion that include taking action which brings me to 31-year-old, Michigan police … [Read more...]

Are You Wasting Your Freedom?

On a recent trip to Washington DC, I made it a point to visit the National Mall, specifically to visit the memorials. Seeing the reflection of a … [Read more...]

Helper’s High

More proof that when we do something nice for others, we’re the ones reaping the rewards: A study of college students found that those … [Read more...]

Which Ad Would Motivate You?

We’ve all seen those brutally honest anti-tobacco ads featuring people ravaged by cancer from smoking. They’re hard to forget.  … [Read more...]

Far From The Truth

Yik Yak, a free, self-described “anonymous gossip app” was launched last year, initially aimed at college students. However, it has since … [Read more...]

The Sound of Silence

I’m always impressed when I walk through a chaotic airport and see someone diligently working on their laptop. Why? I need peace and quiet to be … [Read more...]