Month: September 2015

Finding Peace in the Present

Finding Peace in the Present

Sometimes it is so easy to allow ourselves to be distracted by worry about our past, or about our future to the point that we forget to appreciate the now – the present. We lose our sense of priority worrying about things we cannot change or worrying about things that may never be. We fail …

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Fear – Motivating You or Holding You Back?

Fear – Motivating You or Holding You Back?

Like most people I have let fear hold me back. Whether it be fear to try something new, fear of failure, fear of not fitting in, fear of poverty, etc. Fear can hold us back and keep us from trying new things and achieving our goals. But if used right we can actually turn fear …

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Finding Meaning In Life

Finding Meaning In Life

I just completed reading Viktor Frankl’s memoir about his experiences in a Nazi concentration camp and it struck me how as a society we have lost the understanding of meaning in life, if we ever had an understanding of meaning of life in any substantial manner. Frankl through the tale of his experience in a …

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Let’s Celebrate Labor and Those who Make it Possible

Let’s Celebrate Labor and Those who Make it Possible

Today as we celebrate labor day we should make a fair assessment of the true value of labor and also the proper relationship between labor, management, and the ownership of the productive resources. The role of labor in the production of wealth should be acknowledged and respected. It is the laborer who trades his time, …

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