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One Red Paperclip

A tale of optimism and possibilities If you seek inspiration, read “One Red Paperclip”. This is such a great story! Kyle MacDonald made 14 barters in 2005/2006. He started with a red paperclip and ended owning a real house. His writing style is witty. The book is full of funny self-reflection. What I like most […]

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Programming for success

Do you sometimes feel like you’re in quicksand and not getting anywhere? I know I do and so does my son. Last year we decided to follow a six-week program for personal development together. This program is described in a book we both have, “Elements of Success” by Nisandeh Neta (unfortunately it’s not available at […]

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Intentionally happy

Every morning I set an intention and I make a small list of goals. I started doing this some while ago. Never did it before, but I should have, because it’s a very powerful tool. There are several websites I visit in turn. Intention of the Day and Daily Positive Quotes are my favorites. I […]

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Inspiration 005

Creativity has several facets. Usually we think of artists when we hear the word creativity, but everyone can be creative. I love this quote by Maya Angelou and I want to add that not only do you have more creativity when you use more, but also when you share more. When one person has a […]

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It is never too late to be happy

Moments of Need A couple of years ago I had a hard time. Being a caregiver for almost two decades took its toll. Because of this task and the state of the economy my company went down the drain. My body was giving me signs that I was aging. My son married in Spain, making […]

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An American Business Bootcamp in Holland

Things can change, also for the good Some years are more difficult then others. 2011 was far from perfect for me, but opened an opportunity that I did not immediately recognize. My friend Klaartje tried to encourage me to go to a Business Bootcamp. I had heard about this event on Twitter and I didn’t […]

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