Let YOUR Light So Shine...

20111227-042458.jpg I remember when I started to realize that others aren't the expert in my life. That I had something unique and powerful to contribute. That I could "let my light so shine." It's very empowering. It's very true. It's also very YOU.

When you grow up you tend to get told the world is the way it is and your life is just to live your life inside the world. Try not to bash into the walls too much. Try to have a nice family, have fun, save a little money.

"That's a very limited life. Life can be much broader once you discover one simple fact: Everything around you that you call life was made up by people that were no smarter than you and you can change it, you can influence it, you can build your own things that other people can use.

"Once you learn that, you'll never be the same again." —Steve Jobs

"Insanely Great" Relationships

"Insanely Great" Relationships

Rather than learning to settle for "meh" relationships, I have taught for years the need for creating phenomenally GREAT relationships. My tag lines for my practice have been as follows:

  • "GREATness in relationships. Nothing less."
  • "MarriageEnvy.com: The GREAT relationship you've always wanted."
  • "GREAT relationships don't just happen... They are created."
  • "Relate GREAT."

I admit I was inspired by Steve Job's famous standard for Apple and all of their products: "Insanely great." That phrase stuck in my head and resonated with my core—and not just from a product standpoint, but from a life standpoint.

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