Success Stories – What Do You Have In Common With A Hypnotist?

If you drive a mid-sized passenger car, I’d say you have a lot in common with Board Certified Hypnotist Art Leidecker. At least when it comes to driving. Art’s expertise spans many areas of the human condition with years of experience addressing chronic issues such as fear and pain. Find Art at http://artleidecker.com. There, you […]

Real People Listen – Listeners Attract Like Flowers

Have you ever noticed that people who listen attract all different people to themselves? I’ll offer three possible explanations for this phenomenon. Firstly, people who listen value the experience of listening. They understand that little concerning the human race can be accomplished without listening. Sooner or later, someone has to tune in to other people. […]

Real People Listen – Sick Dogs Get Lift

I meet wonderful people wherever I go. On this trip to Ontario, a woman pushing her 2 dogs in a bright pink stroller agreed to let me take their photograph. I listened as she described their many ailments requiring life threatening surgical procedures. Perhaps the kindest resolution was to push her mini companions from place […]

Freebies Steals and Deals – Valentine’s Day Gift DIY Giving Ideas

Thanks to DIY (Do It Yourself) blogger jaskiran kaur, here are a few budget friendly gift giving ideas for Valentine’s Day, a wonderful time to remember the ones we love. Personalize your gift with photos and reminders of how much someone means to you. For example, frame a heartfelt message of how the person makes […]

Small Business Survival – When Customers Are Your Best Ally?

In today’s enconomy, “people” businesses are all about business buddies, the support network that invisibly has your organization’s back at all times. Whether you run a non-profit, small business or conglomerate, your business depends on the folks with whom you have a strong connection. What I am about to tell you is based on a […]

Real People Listen – Author Yossi Klein Halevi

I had the good fortune of attending journalist, Senior Fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem, and speaker Yossi Klein Halevi’s overview of his new book Like Dreamers: The Story of Israeli Paratroopers Who Reunited Jerusalem and Divided a Nation. Yossi, an unassuming, quiet, tall fellow, held the audience with rapt attention. Why? His […]

Real People Listen – How Doing “This” Can Improve Your Listening

I spent one year focusing on my listening skills in 2008. My life has never been the same. For this reason, being engaged in the listening process continues to be my life’s endeavor. Meditation…the state of calmness, distraction free, and focused in the present is the process practiced by millions of people to listen. I had heard, read and […]