This is a blog for thinking professionals to help them reflect and perfect their people skills and personal habits.
My intent is to serve - and make us all think deeper and clearer and have fun too!


  • The People Skills Blog

    This blog is focused on people skills in business and life - as well as a heavy dose of questions to help you reflect on who you are and who you are becoming.


  • I Have Resurfaced!

    Have Resurfaced!

    Hello! After a reboot of my website – I am able to share with you once again.  Here is my Monday Mindset: My mission is to help you start your week off well! Th... Read more

    Posted on 26 June 2017 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Encouragement is Contagious!

    Encouragement Contagious!

    Been a while since I posted – I’ve been working on other writing, other blogs, and of course learning, learning and more learning! Thank heavens I love... Read more

    Posted on 23 May 2014 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • What is Your Philosophy?

    What Your Philosophy?

    Jim-rohn-PASSES-AWAY (Photo credit: Wikipedia)This week the theme is philosophy and it’s something I’ve been working with and on and around for more than 20... Read more

    Posted on 29 October 2012 LIFE COACH
  • Faith Day


    I’ll call this Thursday Faith Day because of the quote we have. With a theme like obstacles the mind is allowed to stretch out and question. Read more

    Posted on 11 October 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Do Not Fear to Pioneer

    Fear Pioneer

    Good Wednesday to you! Hump day brings us the longest quote on obstacles from Ralph J. Bunche who said, “You can surmount the obstacles in your path if you... Read more

    Posted on 10 October 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Obstacle Or Stepping Stone?

    Obstacle Stepping Stone?

    Some people may think that getting up early is an obstacle and yet a group of us does it Monday through Friday to great success. What do you consider an... Read more

    Posted on 08 October 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • It’s a Circle of Brilliance

    The final quote of the week is from Ivy Baker Priest who said something wonderful for us to contemplate this last day of this week, she said, “The world is roun... Read more

    Posted on 05 October 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Is Your Life a Crazy Quilt?

    Your Life Crazy Quilt?

    Betty Bender gives us today’s quote, “It’s a mistake to surround yourself only with people just like you. Throw off that worn comforter – and replace it with ... Read more

    Posted on 04 October 2012 LIFE COACH
  • Be a Leaper!


    The quote for this hump day of the week comes from Cynthia Heimel who said this, “When in doubt, make a fool of yourself. There is a microscopically thin line... Read more

    Posted on 03 October 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Roll up Your Sleeves

    Roll Your Sleeves

    Two quotes today for our brilliance theme – One for us to consider as the year is in it’s last quarter, it’s from Eleanor Roosevelt who said, “It takes a much... Read more

    Posted on 02 October 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Extreme Brightness

    Extreme Brightness

    This week let’s talk about Brilliance – your brilliance and the brilliance around us. The dictionary defines brilliance as: extreme brightness or radiance,... Read more

    Posted on 01 October 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • The Test of Good Manners

    To end our week on manners we go to Wendell Willkie who said a great truth, “The test of good manners is to be able to put up pleasantly with bad ones.” This... Read more

    Posted on 28 September 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Are You Kind in a Quarrel?

    Kind Quarrel?

    Today we have another great quote on manners from George Bernard Shaw who said, “The test of a man’s or woman’s breeding is how they behave in a quarrel.” This... Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • 3rd Class Manners?

    Class Manners?

    Today’s quote is a favorite of mine for several reasons: First: It is old and so to me evokes a different world of slower time and travels. Second: It’s about... Read more

    Posted on 25 September 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Oil Your Manners

    Your Manners

    For this last week in September – we’re going to focus on something that helps us in work and life and love. Something that makes everything we do better.... Read more

    Posted on 24 September 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Does Money = Success?

    Does Money Success?

    The last quote of this week on money is from that wise man, Bob Dylan – who I think has it right, he said,Doing what you want to do… “What’s money? Read more

    Posted on 21 September 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Money Has No Power

    Money Power

    Money is the theme this week and many people have a lot to say about it.How do I feel about money? Another man that is quoted the most, and even more than... Read more

    Posted on 20 September 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Invest Your Money in You

    Invest Your Money

    It was interesting that there were two men among all the quotes I found who had the most to say about money – one of them I’m quoting today and it’s Henry Ford ... Read more

    Posted on 19 September 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Money is Like Love

    Money Like Love

    Today we begin with a simple fun quote on money followed by a more meaningful one. One reason is the abundant (think about that word and money) amount of... Read more

    Posted on 18 September 2012 LIFE COACH
  • How Do You Feel About Money?

    Feel About Money?

    The theme this week is money. I didn’t realize when I selected it how many quotes – and of so many various opinions there were on the subject. Read more

    Posted on 17 September 2012 LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE