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Health and Weight Loss: Make Your Plan, Learn From Your Mistakes and Lose the Guilt

In weight loss and fitness as in life, preparation is critical! In Today’s the Day, week one is devoted solely to preparing yourself spirit, soul and body. The importance of being properly prepared cannot be…

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Added by Ann Musico on May 30, 2014 at 9:00am — 4 Comments

Have you ever forced the play?

Have you ever forced the play?

Have you ever felt so pressed or rushed that you didn’t take your time to put your best effort into the task at hand?  Maybe you cut corners or pushed too hard for perfection that you created bigger issues that had not existed until you forced the play.

Last week I was playing softball and we were doing very well, we were in a tight…

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Added by Greg Payne on September 9, 2013 at 3:48pm — No Comments

Missing the Obvious

I'm sure for God, it must be painful to hear us pray for something that was delivered last month but we do not yet see it.



by Pete Ferguson

During an "on the street" radio interview last week, a reporter discussed with a couple about their woes following Hurricane Sandy. The couple were understandably upset about…

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Added by Peter A Ferguson on November 5, 2012 at 6:51am — 1 Comment


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Does Visioning Really Work?

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I have a plaque on my wall that I was given by Dan Miller when I joined the 212 Connection network a few years ago. On it is a reminder to Lead with…

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Added by Rob Clinton on September 6, 2012 at 10:38am — No Comments


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Are You Taking Off Work?

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I get the puzzled look from some people about my working so much. In there eyes maybe I work too much; in my eyes it seems that I could always do more. Sometimes its neighbors who get home at 6pm in the evening notice that I’m working on some stuff still, or writing, or preparing for some product or system launch, and it might…

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Added by Rob Clinton on May 29, 2012 at 8:12am — 2 Comments


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How to Prepare for Nothing

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I’ve missed many opportunities in my life and I’m sure many of us have. The trends seem to arrive quicker that we have a chance to figure out what we just saw.

You can be ahead of the trends if you want to, we all…

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Added by Rob Clinton on May 16, 2012 at 7:30am — No Comments


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What Do We Know?

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I am the oldest, so it was just us three at the time; me, my mom, and my dad. I can catch little glimpses in my memory sometimes sitting in a baby carrier looking up at my mom and dad. I must have been only a few months old at the time and I can only guess that because I’m in a baby carrier looking up…

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Added by Rob Clinton on May 8, 2012 at 7:26am — No Comments

Surviving Catastrophe!

Life improves slowly and goes wrong fast, and only catastrophe is clearly visible. -Edward Teller

Everyone deals with catastrophe at some point in…

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Added by Rick Seigmund on May 1, 2012 at 11:13am — 2 Comments


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Stop Putting Out Fires

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I think it used to be my job to put out fires. Though I was hired to implement projects, or support certain systems there was always a fire to put out; there was always something that went wrong.

What I figured out later that what was wrong was my perspective; my attitude. What was wrong was my inability to see…

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Added by Rob Clinton on April 19, 2012 at 4:00am — No Comments


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You Think Because You’re Prepared To

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The things we do each day have built upon something that preceded it. Nothing just appears, as it’s all about preparation. You need to always prepare.

Even the thoughts you think are all thoughts you are thinking because you are prepared to. The ideas you get are ideas that you’re prepared to have. You’re…

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Added by Rob Clinton on April 18, 2012 at 4:00am — 3 Comments


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Go Ahead Take a Risk!

Recently we have been told the world was going to end May 21st at 6:30pm or something close to that.  Many folks that I know were having fun with the idea of the world ending and were telling me about all the crazy risks they were going to take like max out their credit cards and have a party to end all party's and they were going to do this or that.  Some of the ideas can't be discussed here.  Of course here we are May 23rd and the world continues to turn.  As a person of Christian faith and… Continue

Added by Michael Galvan on May 23, 2011 at 2:01pm — 2 Comments


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"Both are Needed" - Daily Insights -- May 31, 2010

Faith without preparation is not the best use of anyone’s time.

Roger Staubach said that “spectacular achievements come from unspectacular preparation”.

While faith is the tipping point that separates the champions from the contenders, when you take the time to fully prepare yourself, not just spiritually, but also emotionally, mentally, and physically, you

are at the peak of readiness and can be used by God in the fullest way

possible.

Failure to prepare,…

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Added by Joel Boggess on May 31, 2010 at 10:54am — No Comments


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Selflessly Serve Yourself

What is it for a man to give a life to someone, when he has none to give? Sometimes, we find ourselves wanting to serve so much that we end up biting off way more than we can chew. Usually it’s the result of outside influences or what is subliminally expected of us through the social norm to do things beyond our current grasps; and as a future result we end up doing nothing.…

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Added by Rob Clinton on April 27, 2010 at 7:42am — 2 Comments


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365 Daily Insights -- April 26, 2010

Readiness is the key that turns the lock of opportunity. -jb

Can you remember the last time you traveled? Before you left, there were certain things you needed to do to prepare yourself for a successful journey.

If you are believing God to take you to a new destination, wouldn't the same concept of preparation and readiness be true here?

Sometimes people approach this concept backward. They say things like, "God show me where you want me to go ..." or "God please open…

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Added by Joel Boggess on April 26, 2010 at 5:33am — No Comments

I Just Want a Job: Words That Will Crush Any Interview

Reposted from The ResumeWonders Blog



“I just want a job” or “I’ll take anything” are comments I hear very often as I am working with clients. I also heard this from almost every job seeker I spoke with at a recent job fair I helped out with. Although many job seekers feel this way it is vital not to say or project this feeling to contacts, networking acquaintances, recruiters and most of all during an… Continue

Added by Kris Plantrich on August 9, 2009 at 5:52pm — 2 Comments

Nontraditional Interview Styles: Tips for Success

Reposted from The ResumeWonders Blog. With the current economic conditions, most companies are looking for ways to cut corners and save money. One way companies are saving money is by how and where interviews are conducted. For many companies that are looking at candidates outside the local area, the interview process can be an expense one.



In the past would have had to bring candidates to their location for interviews which mean covering… Continue

Added by Kris Plantrich on May 26, 2009 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Tax Prep Resource

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Added by Steven Deaton on January 31, 2009 at 5:30pm — 3 Comments

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