Month: July 2022

Spend more time with your successes, not your failures.

Focus more on your successes, not the failures. These framed pieces are hanging outside of my son’s bedroom. Every time he leaves his room he sees them. One is his Associate’s Degree from Montgomery County Community College, the other is his Bachelor’s Degree from Penn State. He didn’t graduate at 22, he graduated at 26. …

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Be careful not to overplay your strengths.

Strengths, if overplayed, can become weaknesses. This conversation last week reminded me of that: Me: “I hope you don’t mind that I repainted the Bilco doors with Rustoleum.” Kristin: “Why would I mind?” Me: “I’m always looking for ways to improve stuff and wanted to make sure you were OK with this.” While it’s good …

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