1st Impressions and Relationships

You only have one chance to make a good 1st impression. The average person takes 4 – 7 seconds to develop an opinion of you. They are looking at your appearance, your non-verbal communication, do you smell, are your clothes, nails and teeth clean and are you smiling. If these things turn them off, itContinue reading “1st Impressions and Relationships”

Valentine’s Day – Who is your greatest love?

Happy Valentine’s Day! Ahhh, the “day of love.” If you are in a relationship, use this day and every day to let them know you care. I personally think that every day should be celebrated as a “day of love”. Doing little things for that special person all the time is just as important toContinue reading “Valentine’s Day – Who is your greatest love?”

Sometimes I feel so small…

I’m sure you have heard poems about how small a person can feel when compared to a mountain or the ocean. I felt just that way today. I went to a Lunch and Learn Networking/Writing Meeting. I met some wonderful people and learned something as well. I arrived early and we were located on theContinue reading “Sometimes I feel so small…”

What’s Happening in Your Community?

I have lived for 60 years in Rochester, NY. It is a culturally diverse community with many opportunities to enrich the lives of its residents. I realized that while visiting Los Angeles, I have not fully explored my own hometown. I am going to encourage you to discover your own neighborhood. You can either seeContinue reading “What’s Happening in Your Community?”

Common Courtesy

We occasionally seem to have forgotten the importance of being kind to others. Saying “please”, “thank you” and “Can I help you?” are all ways to show respect to others. Take the time today to make these simple, yet incredibly, powerful gestures to others. Don’t forget your family when considering these suggestions. Something as kindContinue reading “Common Courtesy”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”