Are you feeling fearful?

According to my trusty online dictionary, fear is defined as an unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain, or a threat. Does this describe the current state of affairs or what?  Are you feeling fearful? If you are, and it’s likely you may be, is this the state you […]

Are you an action taker?

Are you an action taker? Set your intention. Ask yourself: Are you living a life of action or reaction?  What steps (action) can you take this week toward your goal?   A Favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “Think like a man of action; act like a man of thought.” ~Henri Bergson   If you dig my writing/thoughts, […]

Leader Feature: Kathy Tsai, Petique

In today’s leader’s profile, Kathy Tsai who owns Petique, shares how dogs came late to her in life. It happened because of her mom, and how her mom feels now (maybe you will be able to relate). However, the really amazing thing about Kathy is — not only is she helping pets but she is helping the environment […]

Ready to disrupt your thinking?

The definition of disruption is disturbance or problems which interrupt an event, activity or process. One of the things that can be of help to leaders is to disrupt the thinking patterns or the processes in your business that could use some freshening up. Disrupt is synonymous with interrupt so basically they mean the same thing – except interrupt usually puts […]

Are you young at heart?

Are you young at heart? Set your intention. Ask yourself: How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you were? Can you think younger this week?   A Favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “We don’t stop playing because we get old; we grow old because we stop playing.” ~George Bernard Shaw   If you […]

Leader Feature: David Blake, Blue-9

You will enjoy learning about David Blake of Blue-9 Pet Products. His company is experiencing explosive growth and he sells out of his project at nearly every show they attend. Watch and learn how he thinks and attracts good talent to work with him. Also check out his impressive product Klimb. I’m using mine to teach […]

Are your days long? Are your years short?

Not to alarm you, just to remind you that March is the last month in the first quarter. Why does that matter? It depends on how you plan or break down something large like a year or a life. As Gretchen Rubin says, “ The days are long but the years are short.”  This month is […]

Are you living in the moment?

Where do you live from? Set your intention. Ask yourself: Do you live from the inside out or the outside in?  Which place seems most important?    A Favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “Every man is the painter and sculptor of his own life.” ~St. John Chrysostom   If you dig my writing/thoughts, forward this to a […]

Leader Feature: Lynnette SanMiguel, King Kanine

Lynnette is cool and willing to grow and share. Plus, don’t you love the name King Kanine? I know my canine believes he’s the king! Lynette has a good handle on leadership, and helping her team. Find out why she is successful, and a top woman in the pet industry. Not yet a member? Join […]

We’re at the Pet Expo in Florida this Week

As you read this, we are at the beginning of the Global Pet Expo. This is one of the premier events to feature pet products in America. Women in the Pet Industry Network is doing a Meet Up at the Retailer’s Breakfast this Thursday, February 27th @ 7:30 am. Are you going?   Click here to let us know.  One of the things I ask […]