Becoming The Change: Putting Our Weaknesses To Some Good Purpose

"I think that it is useless to fight directly against natural weaknesses....in the ordinary course of life one has to know these weaknesses, prudently take them into account, and strive to turn them into good purpose; for they are capable of being put to some good purpose." -Simone Weil, Waiting for God We all have … Continue reading Becoming The Change: Putting Our Weaknesses To Some Good Purpose

Becoming The Change Podcast (Episode 482): Look Before You Leap

Welcome to the Becoming The Change Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Becoming The Change Podcast (Episode 482): Look Before You Leap

Becoming The Change: Become Exceptional

"Show up. Do what you said you were going to do. Then do a little bit extra. This is how you become exceptional." -Ben Newman Performance Coach, International Speaker and Best-Selling Author Ben Newman reminds us in today's quote ensuring that we first and foremost show up puts us on the path towards becoming exceptional. … Continue reading Becoming The Change: Become Exceptional

Becoming The Change Podcast (Episode 476): There’s Only One You

Welcome to the Becoming The Change Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Becoming The Change Podcast (Episode 476): There’s Only One You

Becoming The Change: Imagination Equals Limitless Thinking

"Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities, become limitless." -Jamie Paolinetti I know I have often said within these blogs Yogi Roth's saying that the only limits we have are the ones that we put on ourselves and I think today's quote by film director Jamie Paolinetti further … Continue reading Becoming The Change: Imagination Equals Limitless Thinking

Becoming The Change Podcast (Episode 470): Don’t Be A Phony

Welcome to the Becoming The Change Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Becoming The Change Podcast (Episode 470): Don’t Be A Phony

Becoming The Change: Practice Makes Improvement

"Everything we do is practice for something greater than where we currently are. Practice only makes for improvement." -Les Brown For as long as I can remember the phrase was always practice makes perfect. But for all the practicing I have ever done from sports to even what I do for a career I've been … Continue reading Becoming The Change: Practice Makes Improvement

Becoming The Change: A Step In The Right Direction

"A journey of a thousand miles begin with a single step." -Lao Tzu Every journey begins with a single step. Ancient Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu once said this and it is truer now that it ever was. We often start our journey in life without much direction but it is through our experiences and the … Continue reading Becoming The Change: A Step In The Right Direction

Becoming The Change Podcast (Episode 458): It’s Okay To Be Green

Welcome to the Becoming The Change Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Becoming The Change Podcast (Episode 458): It’s Okay To Be Green

Becoming The Change: Create And Transform Your World From The Inside Out

"No matter how hard things get, or how hopeless things look, don't give up. Realize that we don't create our world from the outside in. We create and transform it from the inside out. Be the Coffee Bean." -Damon West Life is not easy and at times when all hope is lost speaker and author … Continue reading Becoming The Change: Create And Transform Your World From The Inside Out