One of the most valuable personal growth skills we can learn is empathic listening.
It’s a skill that not only serves others, but also one that stretches us to become more loving, compassionate, and patient people. It’s an important skill to master both for your personal and professional interactions.
For me, it’s a week at the beach with a beach chair, umbrella, a cooler full of drinks, and my Kindle reader. I am constantly reading something, whether it’s a great novel, a self-improvement book, or even both at the same time! Reading is my guilty… Continue Reading…
I can’t understate the profound impact books have had on my own personal growth.
Authors like Eckhart Tolle, Byron Katie, and Brene Brown have led me to life-altering shifts in my world view. They have given me invaluable tools for overcoming life’s inevitable difficulties and for finding real and lasting happiness.
When I was in my twenties, I moved from Atlanta to New York City for my career.
Every day, I’d take the bus from my brownstone on the Upper West Side to my office in midtown Manhattan. Every day, the bus was jam-packed with people, and you were lucky if you were able to… Continue Reading…