It is magnificent to take action now and get your plans out of the china closet.Continue reading →
A great way to celebrate Black History Month is to check out the contributions African-Americans like the gift of words of Langston Hughes’ “Mother to Son.” This poem describing how hard life is and the fact the one must never give up is just as relevant today as it was when it was written so many years ago.Continue reading →
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It is magnificent to fall in love with taking action because faith without work is dead. I am part of a few accountability circles. One I formed with two women after a conference last October. We had some starts and stops and we are still working our way through how to make the group work, but we are working it out. I have another accountability group formed with two business partners. We are informal in our interaction, but we hold each other accountable and provide each other with encouragement and support. I have another group of women in a Facebook group that help me with accountability by asking me to share my failures and successes and pushing me on to succeed. The thing that makes all of these accountability groups work is that the members all demand action.
It is magnificent to love what you do, stop procrastinating and take action now so you can be a success. People tend to like to plan, to create plans to design solutions to problems and situations. I have a friend who has been planning a business for the entire ten years that I know her. She has notebooks full of plans and designs. When she fills up one notebook she copies the most important or best plans into a new notebook and plans some more. When computers and laptops became commodity priced items, she began to copy her notebooks into computer files. On the computer she would search the internet and plan, plan and plan. What she never got around to was taking action, actually doing something with her plans. She always said she would move forward with her business as soon as her plans were in order. As soon … Continue reading →