Almost two years into my husband John’s diagnosis of dementia, likely Alzheimer’s, our lives are richer and happier, and some aspects of his dementia have improved. How could that be when even early-stage dementia can be marked by confusion …

How John and I Thrive While Living with His Dementia Read more »

Your creative, visionary self requires juicy, specific details, but most people over the age of five can’t easily imagine exactly what they want. Yet most people can easily describe what they don’t want … like how awful it would be …

Need a Compelling Vision? Start with the Anti-Vision Read more »

Monastic life in all faiths is ordered around prayer. Such prayer sets the rhythm for each day. It keeps members focused on the mission of the order and the life of the community, as well as the spiritual life of …

Building Your Workday Around Prayer: Guest Post by John Sullivan Read more »

In a recent post, guest blogger Tricia Malloy wrote: “To me, a spiritual practice is any routine or ritual that connects you to your inner wisdom and helps you be less stressed and fearful and more positive, focused and productive. …

Real Spiritual Practices for Real Lives, Real Work and Money Challenges: by Guest Blogger Kimberly Weichel Read more »

If all the expensive fallout from corporate, political or other shenanigans could be traced to a few greedy rotten apples, then it should be easy for all us good, non-greedy apples to toss out the rest. But greed is just …

Creating a Culture of Integrity for Work and Money Read more »

Yes, it’s been a while since I last blogged. An overload of work has made workdays extra long and my blogging time minimal. The death of a friend across country interrupted the work flow and made me more keenly aware …

Getting Back into the Stream of Spirited Work and Life Read more »

If you believe that the meaning of life has no practical business, work or financial application, you’ve got a lot of company. Yet there’s a huge body of evidence, even among top business and professional publications, that meaning and other …

Meaning: A Really Practical Application for Money, Work and Business Read more »