It’s good to recharge your batteries…

We all need time for rest.   Would you agree? I’d like to share insights after our much-needed 5-day getaway in northern Michigan last week. I got to visit one of my favorite places:  Interlochen Center for the Arts. Simply walking around this sacred land rejuvenated me.  (Not to mention meeting two marvelous staff.) …

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The last time I heard Zig speak…

Did you ever meet someone who leaves a lasting impression forever? You might meet briefly or know someone over many years.  Yet, that heart-to-heart connection is felt deeply.  And you never forget. Zig Ziglar was one of those people.  While I only spoke with him once in person, I heard…

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Let’s take a shortcut to success…

Want a shortcut to success? In any activity we undertake, someone has already gone before us, learned something, persevered and achieved success.I once watched a speaker who demonstrated how many people run their businesses.  He allowed himself to walk into a wall. (He gently hit his head on that wall!) “That’s what…

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Today is the day!

Today is the DAY! Join me as I step onto the virtual stage with my new webinar, “The Power of Story: How To Attract A 6-Figure Donation, Expand Exposure and Build Your Following.” It’s based on 30+ years of experience in the creative storytelling world, and I’m excited to deliver…

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What’s your why?

I always loved the imagery behind Robert Frost’s poem, “The Road Not Taken.” Imagine pausing between two diverging roads, and taking the road less traveled by. What did you discover? Your road becomes your story.  As you journey forward, you’re learning something that leads you to do whatever you do. For…

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Here’s a free gift for you…

While recuperating from back surgery, I’ve been most grateful for so many people.  I’ve had people bringing over food, flowers, doing grocery shopping, calling… it has been very gratifying. Now, I want to reach back and say “Thank you” — just for being here… For listening… For continuing to do good…

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Celebrating You!

Today, June 8th is my birthday, and I want to celebrate YOU! What can I possibly do to make a bigger difference in your life?  You know I’m all about helping you create, tell and share your stories to make a positive impact in the world.  So — what can…

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Five tips to build your fan base

How important is trust in your relationships? I’d say trust means everything!  Look at the picture above… Wouldn’t you agree that this woman must trust the archer?  She must have faith that he knows what he is doing.  Her life is at stake! Of course, trust is essential in any…

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