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Steve’s Thinking Space Update

Hello again!  It has been a while. I have been thinking a lot about posting.  I have even written two posts that I never published.  I just couldn’t get them where I wanted them.  No worries though.  The content from … Continue reading

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May 7 – Basic Goodness Day

I am a big believer in serendipity.  In fact it is one of my favorite words.  I have recently had a chain of serendipitous events unfold in my life leading up to the point of my writing this post. As some … Continue reading

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Inspiring Business Series: Sacred Grove Retreat

This is a new installment for my Inspiring Business Series which highlights businesses that are inspiring and innovative.  For this post I will feature Sacred Grove Retreat located near Gold Hill, NC. Vital details: Business Name:  Sacred Grove Retreat Location:  15750 Mattons Grove … Continue reading

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Stumbling My Way to a Major Realization, Part II: The Clear Message

*Welcome.  This is Part II of a series.  Please see Part 1 for further details. “When the student is ready the teacher will appear.” ~ Buddhist proverb In Part I of this series I described a rather scary near stumble … Continue reading

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Thankfulness Journal: An Indigo Bunting of Happiness

I first heard the term “Bluebird of happiness” many years ago.  My sales manager at the time used this term to refer to a sale that more or less lands in your lap – just comes in out of nowhere … Continue reading

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Inspiring Business Series: Lotus Living Arts Studio of Concord

This is a new installment for my Inspiring Business Series which highlights businesses that are inspiring and innovative.  For this post I will feature Lotus Living Arts Studio in downtown Concord, NC. Vital details: Business Name:  Lotus Living Arts Studio … Continue reading

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Inspiring Business Series: Trashed, A Creative Recycling Studio

This is the first installment in a new series of blog posts that I will be writing oriented toward inspiring and innovative businesses.  The main requirements for coverage via this series are that the business must be inspiring and innovative … Continue reading

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Inpiring Business Series: An Introduction

I will soon post the first installment in a new series of blog posts that I will be writing oriented toward inspiring, innovative, and positive focused businesses.  The main requirements for coverage via this series are that the business must … Continue reading

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Scheduling Balance into Life: College vs. “The Real World”

I was walking across a college campus today (I visit college campuses as part of my job) and was struck by a bit of nostalgia.  It became immediately clear to me by how quiet it was that classes were no longer … Continue reading

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The Week of Inward Looking – Question 2: Shadows

Background:  The Week of Inward Looking was a week long project hosted by Patti Digh and Susan Piver.  It officially took place during the week between Christmas and New Years.  Each day, for seven days, a well known blogger/author (including … Continue reading

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