It’s hard to believe, but here we are! We’re heading into the last quarter of the year. In my conversations with different people about 2020 and how they will live this last quarter, I’ve gotten a variety of reactions. But most of them are some variation of, “This year has been horrible! I can’t wait for it to be over!”. They dream of 2021 and the promise of “a better life”. Read more →
Are you stuck? Uncertain about life or your direction? Are you looking for your unique purpose? Are you wondering who God created you to be? Maybe you’re wondering what’s next? Or what else there is? Or where the heck your confidence went?
So often, we’re told that to “be happy” all we need to do is to fix, improve or change this that or the other thing about ourselves. Rarely are we encouraged to invest our time, energy and financial resources on discovering and developing what we are already good at.
How could your life be different if you knew how to identify and nurture your unique gifts and talents? What if you spent the same amount of time, money and energy striving to improve what you are already good at? Although it is true that learning and growing is an essential part of optimal living, it’s what we focus on that matters. Having a “strengths focus” is the key to effectively learning and growing in a way that gets us to where we ultimately want to go.