In The Zone

You have probably heard the term “Being In The Zone” in terms of athletic competitions.  This is a unique place where an athlete goes to mentally and physically in order to get the optimal performance needed to win a competition.  When an athlete is in the zone nothing can stop his focus and his exhilaration during the process and in …

Growth in Business & Private Life #2

In our first installment of our current topic of Growth we discussed how “Growth” happens over time.  In this next layer we will see how “Preparation” is need to set a foundation for growth. The second factor is “PREPARATION”.  Growth is planned and happens with great preparation in the arena of business and in our personal lives.  Growth comes from …

Eve’s Beginning Call – Sept. 17th

Hello once again and I want to invite you to our call about Eve’s Beginning.  Each Wednesday night for the next several weeks we will explore what it means to be EVE.  I am talking about being a Woman.  Being EVE at work, in business, at home, in your private life, in your relationships and many other relevant topics to …

Wednesday’s Eve Call

Hello once again and I want to invite you to our call about Eve’s Beginning.  Each Wednesday night for the next several weeks we will explore what it means to be EVE.  I am talking about being a Woman.  Being EVE at work, in business, at home, in your private life, in your relationships and many other relevant topics to …

Preparation for Growth In Business & Personal Life

When we speak of growth in the business world what comes to mind?  Perhaps you immediately think of being raised to a lofty position of power.  What about in your personal life?  When we speak of personal growth, what comes to mind?  Perhaps you are dreaming of the day when you can _____________________(you fill in the blank.) Each of these …

The Power Spiral in Business and Personal Life

There are 5 stages within the Power Spiral.  We each use some stage in our lives everyday.  We use them to get what we want in the circumstance that we want it.  Are you congruent in your use of the Power Spiral?  This question begs some introspection.  In order to know if you are congruent, you need to know what …

Eve’s Teleclass for Women-In-Business

Tonight we begin a journey together which will take us (all of us Eve’s) on a journey through who we are as women and where we live in that journey and how we can make a slight course correction which will benefit us in many ways. On our journey we will learn about what type of Eve (woman) we are …

Your Inner Circle in Business & Personal Life

Who is in your inner circle?  Each of us at this moment has an inner circle.  This inner circle is in the workplace and in our personal life.  What is an “Inner Circle” you may ask?  In his book “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership”, author John Maxwell defines it as; “…those who are closest to the leader…”  It is …

Business Women and Their Decisions

How do you make a decision?  Does your decision making process differ at work?  Is the process different when you are at home?  What about when you are dealing with your family?  How about your friends?  I have become keenly aware that we have lost a valuable skill in our daily lives.  This skill determines our success rate.  This skill …

Where Are You This Labor Day?

Another summer is almost gone.  Labor Day weekend is upon us again.  As women with children who are in school and even in college we turn our thoughts to that long check list of items which are needed for the next school year.  Then comes the reality of the check book and the funds needed just to put that child …

Women and Our Needs

As women in business and women at home we each are looking, indeed searching to fill up the longing, the need, the hurt, the words never spoken, the embrace never given, it is like a huge hole which is there inside us.  We did not intentionally put the hole there, yet we feel it.  We look in the mirror and …

Women-In-Business Heart Gaurd

Today is a very special day for my husband and I.  It is our 32nd wedding anniversary.  We all know the statistics which are out there.  Each time I read them I feel a stabbing aching hurt in my very core.  As women we are made to be the nurturer.  We are the ones with the seed of life inside …

The Realities of “Voluntary Decisions”

Let me start out today by telling you a story about our children and a process that we went through with them every Labor Day while they were in elementary school, junior high school and in high school.  This was a modeling of a process that you can employ in your own life and with your children and when carried …

The Thoughts & Feelings of the hole

What are the real challenges of any woman on any given day of any year of her life? Here are a few of the thoughts and feelings of the female hole: Feelings of emptiness after the completion of a task. Unfulfilled when working Feeling of a hole in your very core or spirit Satisfaction in tasks are empty after you …

The Hole Inside Of Me!

Do you have a hole inside of you?  You know the kind of achy, nagging, emptiness that can never seem to be filled no matter what you do? Does this sound like you? You eat when you are bored or you are stressed. You over indulge in some area of life. You avoid social outings You stand in You watch …

Life Moves # 10

Here we are at # 10 in our series of tips and keys to Life Moves.  This key is one which is totally dependent on you and your inner self. Key # 10 is “Settling In & Feeling At Home“.  This key will be different for each member of your family and for you also.  Some of us can put …

Life Moves # 9

What I have observed is that this step is either rushed or procrastinated on BIG TIME.  We all have this unseen weight of "our stuff" weighing down upon us and the site of boxes, and boxes, and boxes makes us tired before we even open one of them.  What do you do? Our key to Life Moves now comes into …

Life Moves # 8

Let me see if this sounds like you or your family:  Let’s say you live in Los Angeles and you have lived there for a number of years and now that you are moving you have never been to Disneyland, or Catalina Island, MGM Studios, or Grauman’s Chinese Theatre or to some other landmark.  Sound familiar.  Our family experienced this.  …

Life Moves # 7

I am a firm believer is disconnecting and then experiencing something new such as a fun family vacation or trip to a place that you have always wanted to go.  This "Family Fun" is our tip # 7 in our 10 tips for life moves and transitions. "Family Fun" serves several purposes;  It is vitally important to let go of …

Life Moves # 5

Let me take you back to one of the first times you left your infant.  Do you remember the trick of leaving omething behind in the crib which has your smell on it, say a piece of clothing?  The reasoning behind this was “to comfort” the little one.  This same principle can be used in moving and transitional situations with …

Life Moves # 6

Just like the last chapter of a great book we need a great close to this chapter of our lives.  In other words "Plan to say Goodbye" to those that are important to those you love.  If you are at the end of the school year there is a natural conclusion to the year.  This would include school, teachers, after …

Life Moves #4

For the past few days we have discussed tips to  making moves and transitions happen in a smoother manner so that the internal upset which is there, but not always voiced, is calmed and support is present for the person or family in the midst of the change. Tip # 4 is to stay focused and maintain normalcy.  What do …

Life Moves #3

We are now at our third key to moving through transitions of all types in life, not only the ones which involve a change of address.  To recap what we have talked about so far we have: 1.  Research your new location 2.  Conveying our love for those in the transition or move 3.  Answers Things and people seem to …

Life Moves #2

In our first "Life Moves" we discussed the many different types of moves in life and the many transitions that we all go through at some time in our lives. The second thing that one can do to ease the transition of moving is to let your family members know that now matter what is going on around them that …

Life Moves

We are well into summer and millions of people are moving.  Statistics tell us  that one in five will move this year.  When you hear the word "MOVE" what happens in your body? I was listening to a radio program about how often we Americans move and the problems it creates right along with the opportunities that are presented.  That …