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…think on it

Today marks day four of Chicago Ideas Week, (TED-like event, for the non-Chicagoan readers), and it has me thinking, crusaders.

We live in a world full of more and more opinions, more and more places to share them, and fewer and fewer filters.

And I’m not here to say that opinions are bad, as the saying goes, we’re all entitled to them, but their value depends on how informed they are, and that bar seems to move around a lot.

But like I said, Ideas Week has me wondering what would happen if we spent less time shouting our opinions and more time listening. Would there be more room for ideas? And I mean big, world-changing ideas.  Read the rest of this entry


…Ring Out

Happy Monday! Today’s motivation is all about a well-deserved rest. No, not for you. Today, Big Ben, as in the bell, rang for the last time until 2021. Read the rest of this entry

…Chip Away

 animation disney cartoon tired monday GIFHappy Monday! It’s the beginning of a new week, which means a fresh start with fresh opportunities and endless possibilities.

I know, way too much pep for a Monday. But before you roll your eyes and return to the daily grind, take a moment to take a deep breath and let the new week inspire you. Read the rest of this entry


mondaysCongratulations! You’ve made it through another Monday!

If that statement isn’t quite true (yet), sorry, and get back to work. For the rest of us, we’re officially one day closer to Friday. Read the rest of this entry


Instagram coffeeHappy Monday!

If you just threw your phone (or something at your computer) after seeing those two words together, and are not quite ready to let go of the weekend yet, try these little Monday Motivations to ease yourself on into the week… Read the rest of this entry