Perception is NOT always Reality

“What you see and what you hear depends a great deal on where you are standing. It also depends on what sort of person you are.” (C.S. Lewis) I'm continually amazed by the perceptions that people have of each other. More often, it is based on what they see and believe based on that. As [...]

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Oprah’s Power is The Power of Asking Questions

Oprah Winfrey was recently named by Forbes as #1 on the Celebrity 100 list. Her net worth is reported at $2.8 billion. Obviously she’s ambitious, resilient, smart – so are a lot of other celebrities. But Oprah has a unique way of connecting with people (her guests and audience) that gets celebrities like Lance Armstrong [...]

29 Ways to Show Gratitude

Gratitude is defined by the Merriam-Webster dictionary as ‘the state of being grateful, thankfulness’. Many people fail to understand how gratitude can change a life and alter one’s perception for the good. A life without gratitude is often an unhappy, unfilled life. Putting a little gratitude in your daily life is a first-step to achieving [...]

Show Gratitude Increase Social Media Followers

Original Story http://www.websitemagazine.com/content/blogs/posts/archive/2014/01/14/show-gratitude-increase-followers.aspx "I do this," and "I know that" - social media networks are ripe with bragging, selling and "regurgitating" their product or service online without building relationships, according to Bardi Toto, a branding expert, media personality, owner of Gratitude Lifestyle Magazine and author of "Thinking Upside Down, Living Rightside Up." Toto had the [...]