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Public Speaking Coach and Novelist


Why Did I Take So Long to Figure Out This Stuff?

With the typical arrogance of youth, in my teens, I assumed most of life’s lessons would be learned by the time a person finished university. From then on, you had it all sorted out. The long days of studying and

Why Do We Keep Postponing Our Happiness?

I can’t imagine there is a single adult on this earth who hasn’t at one time or another told themselves that they could only be happy once a particular event comes to pass. “When the kids are grown and flown,

There Is Still Time to End the Year Strong!

Christmas is right around the corner, and your To-Do list seems to have taken on a life of its own. Worse yet, 2022 is lurking just over the horizon.  In previous decades, we welcomed in the new year with fanfare