Category Archives: character

Prepare Your Character Like Nelson Mandela

Certainly, pray for changed circumstances. But do not resign yourself to prayer alone when God is expecting you to carry His covenant into those circumstances. Sure, you live in a place and time that surpass your understanding and abilities, but … Continue reading

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Have a Hard Time Saying "No"?

She thinks she has a serious problem with time management.  Image credit: dolgachov / 123RF Stock Photo Her struggle is really with integrity. She thinks she has a hard time saying “no” to people; as a result, you never know what … Continue reading

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Procrastination, or Just a Commitment Problem?

I would like to say I never procrastinate, but that’s not true. Is there a cure? Sometimes people think procrastination is a time management problem; truth is you cannot manage time. You have 24 hours each day. To make the … Continue reading

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The Formula for Well-Being

Personal leadership is at the heart of your day-to-day experience. It shapes your attitude, your behavior, your habits, your goals and the results you get from your time, your relationships, your work, and everything you do. Consider the hallmarks of … Continue reading

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Creating the Significant & Productive Career

What can you do to ensure the next part of your career will be significant and productive? So many times, I have found that simply writing about what I am thinking, dreaming of, or stuck on gives me clarity of … Continue reading

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Join Me on the Razor’s Edge

“The man I am writing about is not famous. It may be that he never will be. It may be that when his life at last comes to an end he will leave no more trace of his sojourn on … Continue reading

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