Accountability is a really popular word these days. Maybe because so many people in the public eye are suddenly having to become accountable for their actions. But that is not the kind of accountability I wanted to discuss with you today. This is the better kind of accountability – the daily kind, the kind that … More Positive Blatherings: Do You Have An Accountability Coach? (Get one ASAP)
For almost 10 years I have been struggling with life. What was making it so difficult for me to walk around with love in my heart? No, I didn’t find Jesus or Krishna – and there would be nothing wrong with me if I had. I am not going to subscribe to any one dogma, … More Positive Blatherings: Today Was Created Just For You
I first learned about vision boards from John Assaraf in the movie The Secret. He talks about how he used to have a bulletin board and he would pin pictures of the things he wanted on it. From watches to houses and everything in between – he pinned it on that board. Fast forward a few … More The Blathering Blog: Vision Boards
Ironically, today I launched the podcast version of this blog, so I am adding to the noise – but maybe not! The noise is all around us. Social media, cable news, even print exists! Radio shows, PODCASTS, webcasts – apps OH MY! Where do I begin and where does it all stop? Hello? Hogwash? Yes, … More The Blathering Blog: Rise Above the Noise (3 Things to Consider)
Make no mistake when you are contemplating powerlessness. This is not a state of weakness by any means. It simply means you lack the power to control whatever it is you are dealing with. I am POWERLESS over the weather. Should I worry about if it is going to rain on our day at Sea … More The Blathering Blog: Being Powerless is OK
Life is definitely a series of wins and losses – ups and downs – crests and troughs – cliches and eureka moments. 🙂 Sometimes I have a day that is just one positive thought and experience after another. Those days are the BEST! Great things happen all day long and it feels like I am owning … More The Blathering Blog: It Should Not Be a Struggle to Stay Positive…Right?
This past week has been manic! A bunch of projects for clients all kind of came to a head at once. This is the biggest problem with owning a business as a second job. I have a boatload of work to get through and I cannot get to any of it until I complete my … More The Blathering Blog: Small Biz Owner Stress Vs. Employee Stress: a No-Brainer
Podcasts have a stigma that we are battling each day. To many, a Podcast is something young dudes listen to while doing crossfit or shampooing their man-bun. Think: Joe Rogan, Adam Carolla, Kevin Smith, et. al. Podcasting is a delivery method, not a content descriptor. Like radio is a “broad” cast – these are called … More The Blathering Blog: Podcasts are not just for your Broseph’s Fantasy Football Stats Anymore!
I was scrolling through my Facebook feed last night and I was momentarily crushed. Family, friends, colleagues, Facebook friends were all engaging in a nasty back and forth about politics. I seriously don’t want to read it anymore – none of it. Not only do the subjects of debate rile me up, the comments within … More The Blathering Blog: Internet Blinders – ACTIVATED
Happy Little Accident – By Stephen M. Miller In 2014 we had a house fire. It was traumatic. We lost so many “things”. Luckily no one was hurt and the house was rebuilt and is better now than it was before. One of the few items that was salvaged was the kitchen table. Although we … More The Blathering Blog: From House Fire to Podcast Studio, our Happy Little Accident