Danger and Opportunity at the Chinese Restaurant

There is a well-known motivational speaking myth that the Chinese character for stress or crisis involves the words ‘danger’ and ‘opportunity.’ When I first heard this I thought, “Deep. The Chinese keep getting it right.” Danger and opportunity to symbolize stress is THE perfect combination. Go ahead. Think about it.   In times of stress, our … Continue reading Danger and Opportunity at the Chinese Restaurant

Stop Blaming Your Teenager – 5 Quick Tips to Communicate and Reconnect

Teens can be tough and relationships with them can be turbulent. Freud said adolescents are children with adult drives. Spot on. Ultimately, they want to know that they are loved and cared for; that if they lose everything in this world they can come home to a safe blanket of a hug while they cry … Continue reading Stop Blaming Your Teenager – 5 Quick Tips to Communicate and Reconnect