February 2011

Know How to Count Right

“It’s the little things that make the big things possible. Only close attention to the fine details of any operations makes the operation first class.” ~J. Willard Marriott Recently I was irritated by all the red traffic lights I encountered …

Enjoy the unexpected

Sometimes in life we stumble on the unexpected One of my favorite places to regenerate is in the Canadian Rockies. Not so long ago I was woken up by my dog, Sage, early on a wintry morning. She wanted to …

Return to Sender

  I read somewhere that automatic negative thoughts (ANTS) can be conquered as long as we use cognitive behavioral therapy consistently Perhaps one can also refer to cognitive behavioral therapy simply as positive thinking. The times when we chose to …

How do you record your best ideas?

I find that my best ideas came to me when I was in a shower, a hot tub, a taxi cab or in a plane at 38,000 feet. I shall never forget one morning when the flight I was on …

How to upgrade

 My wife enjoys flying with me because I often get upgraded as a frequent flyer with Air Canada. On our way to a recent marathon we were told an upgrade was not possible. I learned from Joel Osteen that it …