“listen to your life”

Like many others, Jeff Goins is one of my favorite writers. He constantly challenges me through his writings. Following is part of one of his blog posts - it is worth reading in its entirety. "Many people wander through life, unaware of their purpose, blindly following the whims of the world. Listen to your life. That’s … Continue reading “listen to your life”

quotes from a young man that is changing the world

Good morning, Sunday, I finished an excellent book by Adam Braun entitled The Promise of a Pencil. Other than a few places where he uses some less than best language, the book is excellent. He has several quotes through the book I want to highlight for you. They are not new - many are rooted … Continue reading quotes from a young man that is changing the world

do you want more calm in your life?

. . . what I have argued for, is to make the terrain we live in a little more familiar, slower, quieter, and peaceful. If I could pour calm in my pots I would. If by them I could make people a little happier, feel a little more as friends and family, or be a … Continue reading do you want more calm in your life?

they are “for purpose” organizations, not nonprofit organizations

Good morning! One of the challenges with the term nonprofit (a legal tax designation) is that it communicates many things incorrectly and creates a certain stigma both within and without the organization. First of all "nonprofits" actually need to make a profit or they cease to exist, just like for-profits except it is usually a … Continue reading they are “for purpose” organizations, not nonprofit organizations