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Building Trust

BUILDING TRUST Today’s article will be the first in a four-part series on the four essential trusts In Iyanla Vanzant’s book, Trust.   The dictionary definition of Trust is: “(noun) reliance on the integrity, strength, ability, surety, etc., of a person or thing; confidence.” After reading Iyanla Vanzant’s book, I[…]

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Tribune Article “Effective Change”

Effective Change You don’t have to look very far to find individuals that have a penchant for changing others to fit into their own cookie-cutter molds.   For many of us, we need look no further than the mirror. Why is it so hard to accept others for who they are? […]

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Tribune Article “Silence Please”

Silence Please Something that’s been conspicuously missing in our society today is silence. Every moment of our day is infiltrated by sounds, whether we like it or not.  On a recent trip to New York, I found it startling how many people go about their day with earbuds in place[…]

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Tribune Article Button Up

Button Up The next time you happen to pass a mirror, check to see if the buttons on the back of you are sufficiently covered and out of reach, and I’m not referring to the ones located on your clothing.  I’m referring to the buttons that, upon being pushed, your[…]

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Company is Coming

COMPANY IS COMING! When I was a kid and we had advance-warning that company was coming, my mom would go into military mode, shouting out orders to clean your room, clean the bathrooms, wash the dishes, fold the clothes, vacuum and dust.  There would be plenty of complaining, but when[…]

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