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Can anyone say, “Apocalypse” …

I’m sitting here shaking my head at how many people are reacting to the fear of this Coronavirus and the extremes they’re going through to feel they have some sort of control over the situation. Honestly though, I’m still laughing about this need to buy every roll of toilet paper on the shelf. Sorry if this insults some folks, but seriously people! The only thing you’re accomplishing by hoarding, cleaning the store shelves to a skeleton, is to take away from people who are actually in need of any said item. What exactly is going through your mind? What happens to perishable items if you can’t use them up in time before they expire? Just curious …   There are folks out there who have spent the past several years building bunkers and stocking up the right way for the long-haul. They’re certainly laughing right now because they’ve been preparing…

Three Fundamentals of Work-Life Balance …

Many an author has penned an article about work-life balance. Yet, this oft-mysterious foundation remains an elusive goal for most of us. Nonetheless, if you are able to achieve that proper mix between career/business and your spiritual/social/personal side, you will achieve better success in your work and so much more satisfaction in your life.   The problem with creating the right blend of work and life was a common one for me. For the first 16 years of my life, that perfectionism was drilled into my brain in everything I did – whether work-related, school, or chores; actually, especially chores. The task wasn’t done until it was done to perfection. I struggled to be this superwoman for 40+ years before I realized how deeply ingrained this was within the very fabric of my being.   I needed to understand that there is a difference between delivering excellence in what you do…