Health & Wellness, Let's Talk Business, Reflections on Spirituality

2020: 7 Steps I Took to Prepare for 2020 & Beyond

2020 is a milestone year for me – a year where a line in the sand will be drawn so to speak. I turn 50, we are entering a new decade, I'm expanding my business with laser focus, I get to tour a country that's been on my bucket list for two decades, I will experience the Fall season in the Pacific Northwest, and I’m moving away from anything and anyone that leaves chaos, drama, and despair in its path. To put it frankly, the next 50 years will be spent applying the lessons I’ve learned during the last 50 years without apology – God willing. As I reviewed this last decade, the resounding theme of my 40s was profound loss and trauma in all its forms – multiple deaths, sexual trauma, betrayal, abandonment, divorce, financial, and career – the kinds of trauma and loss that would likely drive one to intense addictions, insanity or even an early death if left unchecked. Don’t get me wrong – there were also profound moments of joy woven in, but I promise you the loss and trauma far outweighed it. And that was just in the first four years of the 2010s.

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Don’t Be a Direct Solicitor Peacock

Photo credit: Phil Botha, Unsplash Bad direct solicitation is inappropriate on every level. Don't get me wrong, cold calling is still appropriate and effective but there's a way to do it that does not come across as in your face and with a sense of harassment to the recipient. For example, I received the following… Continue reading Don’t Be a Direct Solicitor Peacock