Reinventing the Wheel

I am sure you have heard the saying, “Don’t reinvent the wheel.” The problem with reinventing the wheel, particularly when working on projects, is you are doing something that does not need to be done because it has already been done.  If something was already done, just use that as a blueprint to create something … More Reinventing the Wheel

The 5 D’s: Dream + Desire + Dedication + Discipline = Destiny

While listening to the radio one morning, I heard Steve Harvey say, “Your discipline determines your destiny, not your desire.” As I internalized this statement, I thought about it and felt that it was very profound and true. However, I wanted to add to that statement. I agree that discipline does determine a person’s destiny … More The 5 D’s: Dream + Desire + Dedication + Discipline = Destiny

Take Time to Process: Gaining Good Listening Skills

Growing up, when our parents spoke to us, sometimes they would say, “Did you hear me?” We would hap hazardously say, “Yes.” Truthfully, we may have heard what our parents were saying, but were we listening? More often than not, we were just hearing and not listening. Also, many of us have said at one … More Take Time to Process: Gaining Good Listening Skills