Words of Worth

Looking for tips or examples on how to better your life and those relationships around you? I have a collection of Blog entries that could give you the first leg up on getting to and maintaining a better life.

Train Tracks

Is My Life On Track Or Is It Wishful Thinking?

Want to have some fun? Google the words “How To Tell Your Life Is On Track.” Surprisingly, you will have over 151 MILLION search results. That’s 151 with six zeros. Everything from “10 signs your life is on track,” “15 signs your life is more on track than you may think,” “How...
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Winning By Failing

Winning by Failing I recently posted a quote that said “Failure is not the opposite of success. It is part of the success.” The dialog and banter that this post created was magical to me. It allowed me to look at how others viewed failure and what it meant to them. It led me...
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How Do You Define Success?

How Do You Define Success?It’s unfortunate that a majority of people believe money is what definitively defines success. Let me tell you, I have met a lot of wealthy people that were absolutely miserable. Why? Because success is about a lot more than just money.How do you...
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Improve Your Focus in Three Easy Steps

Improve Your Focus in Three Easy Steps Unless you live in a cabin in the middle of nowhere, it is almost impossible to live a life without distractions. These distractions can ultimately affect the effectiveness of your work. Technology has proven itself helpful in many areas...
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How to Self-Destruct Your Success In Six Easy Steps!

How to Self-Destruct Your Success In Six Easy Steps!Did you watch the Academy Awards? If not, I am willing to bet you at least heard about what is being called “the slap heard around the word”. Will Smith walks on the stage, the crowd goes wild, they absolutely love this guy....
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Good Enough To Start

Good Enough To Start You have the dream, you know what to do, everyone around say’s “Do it”! Yet here you sit, stuck, not moving forward, living in the pit of perpetual procrastination. Is this you? How long have you been waiting to begin pursuing your goals or dreams? Oh,...
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You Are What You - - - Think!

You Are What You - - - Think!How many times have you heard the phrase, “You are what you eat”? I know this sounds silly but as a young child, I remember being afraid I was going to turn into a Hostess Ding Dong. Now some may say that I have, at least in theory, but what a...
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Will Worker Productivity Ever Return?

Will Worker Productivity Ever Return?Prayerfully, we are on the tail end of the CoVid Pandemic. Yes, I know there has been a resurgence in some areas and it is still an issue but again, prayerfully we are on the tail end. Looking at what CoVid did to our workforce is proving...
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The End Of Facebook?

THE END OF FACEBOOK?The title of the article grabbed my attention, “Mark Zuckerberg Issues Dire Economic Warning to Meta Employees”, so I had to read it. Let me save you the agony of reading it yourself. Here are the highlights.Zuckerberg tells the employees that the company...
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Self-Motivation and Inspiring Others

Self-Motivation and Inspiring Othersby Jeff TalaricoEven during challenging times, inspiration is everywhere, you just might have to look a little harder to spot it.  One of the easiest things to do is to get stuck in a rut and, once you get there, it can be difficult to get...
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Morning Mindset Changes Everything

Morning Mindset Changes EverythingSix Steps to A Successful Entrepreneur Morning by, Jeff TalaricoEvery successful businessperson seems to have a secret to their success. Some are into taking risks, thinking out-side the box while for others, it is staying humble in their...
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Learning How to Swim

Can you swim? I know, it sounds like a strange question but there are many people in the world that do not now how. Vicki Harrison said “Greif is like the ocean; it comes in waves ebbing and flowing. Sometimes the water is calm, and sometimes it is overwhelming. All we can do...
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Seeing Through the Clouds

This past weekend, my wife Caryn and I were able to get away for a few days and celebrate our 33rd wedding anniversary. Thirty-Three years, wow, it’s hard to believe she has put up with me for that long. Some say she deserves Saint Hood while others just shake their head and...
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Get More of What You Want With Easy Etiquette Techniques

Do you want more out of life, but feel unsure about how to go about getting it? One way to get what you want is to use positive etiquette and manners during your social interactions as much as possible. Opportunities to fulfill some of your own needs are all around you, just...
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Green With Envy? How to Overcome Jealousy

No one likes to feel jealous, but most of us do feel this emotion at one time or another. However, although jealousy is part of the human experience, it doesn’t have to rule our lives. Let's take a look at what causes this challenging emotion and see what we can do to...
Conflict Resolution

Secrets to Conflict Resolution: Learn How to Clarify Perceptions

Our perceptions color the way we see the world. That’s true even when we’re in the middle of a conflict that stirs up our emotions.As powerful as our perceptions may be, we sometimes fail to notice that they exist at all. Only by bringing them out into the open can we see them...
New Boundaries

Set New Boundaries and Enjoy Healthier Relationships

All relationships need boundaries to remain healthy. Consider there are certain things you discuss with your best friend that you’d never discuss with your child or your mother. Boundaries help to determine how much you give and receive from a relationship. If any of your...