next chapters Pema Chodron

Next Chapters: Where to Start

There’s a gaping hole in your life because of a big event:  a career change, a significant health or mental health diagnosis, the end of a relationship,  or your adult children are fully on their own. You know you need…

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school transitions

Transition from Summer to Fall: 4 Tips to Get Everyone Organized.

School transitions: We don’t want summertime to end …. and at the same time, back to school season means an easier, more predictable schedule. Even if we are not a parent; we work with parents, we babysit grandchildren for their…

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prioritize the tasks

Prioritize Your Work: Why so difficult? What to do differently.

It’s sounds like a simple, analytical sort of exercise, yet it is a challenge for many people. And not for the reasons you’re probably thinking. I’ve got for you today [Oh, that just sounded like the chefs on  Chops!] …….

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Are You Trying to be a Hero?

One of my family heroes died in January. A true hero of character and someone who honestly lived his values. Because I process by talking or writing, this got me thinking about the word “hero.” Sometimes, it’s a real positive,…

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An Email Routine: How to Create Your Own [And a look at mine]

“I forgot to get back to that client and it’s been 2 weeks!”  “Ugh. There’s so much email. I want to leave it and RUN!”  “Where will I EVER find that vendor’s estimate?” Too much email. Not the best way…

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bold

Be Bolder. Answer These 3 Questions to Start.

Be Bold. Bolder Than You Think You Can. Here’s How.   The kind of bold I’m talking about looks like this. You may have read the full article earlier this year about what to do with this feeling like you’re not…

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