February Offers New Month, New Opportunities to Succeed

So the second month of 2013 has arrived…and with it, winter has returned to Maine! We have had some bizarre weather over the last couple days of January – more like a spring thaw than normal January winter weather. But now, with the beginning of February, apparently winter temperatures, at least, have decided to remind … Read more

If I Could Change One Thing In My Life

What an interesting question: If you could change one thing about your life right now, what would it be? This is the NaBloPoMo writing prompt for today, and it’s difficult to choose just ONE thing…but I do know one area that would in turn help improve other areas in my life. The one thing I … Read more

My Dream Job: Online Professor & Instructional Designer

The NaBloPoMo writing prompt for today is to discuss what my “dream job” might be if I instantly had the qualifications and training to do so. I didn’t have to think too long about this; my current career and education path is what I want to do. If I could skip the remaining four years … Read more

Facing Fears-Focusing Forward

Since we are approaching the end of another year in less than two months, it’s a good time to reflect on fears confronted, lessons learned, and progress made – and then take all that to build a plan for success as we focus forward on the upcoming new year of 2013. Why wait until the … Read more

The First 12 Days of January 2012

During these first 12 days of January 2012 – interesting dates – yesterday was 01-11-12 and today is 01-12-12 … sorry,  I got distracted. Anyway, these first 12 days of January have yielded three top posts with an equal number of comments, and a fourth only one behind – all during the first four days … Read more