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Grit by Dr. Angela Duckworth

Borrow this book if you have to! Borrow the information inside of the book if you are smart! And make it yours if you are wise!   Angela Duckworth has just written a great book called, Grit. In her book she talks about what grit is and how we can grow it from the inside [...]

By |August 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Grit by Dr. Angela Duckworth

It Takes Time!

A Unique Teen Leadership Blog Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. Life certainly has its ups and downs, doesn’t it? Unfortunately, it seems like sometimes the downs are more frequent and last longer than the ups. It’s pretty easy to get into a funk and lose our groove during one of those downs, isn’t [...]

By |July 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on It Takes Time!

Take Responsibility!

A Unique Teen Leadership Blog Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. As much as we may want to, if something in our lives isn’t working out right we cannot blame other people or other things. When we blaming someone or something else, we aren’t putting our time and energy into doing something about it. [...]

By |May 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Take Responsibility!

We Have Other Options!

A Unique Teen Leadership Blog Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. Are you struggling? Good! I am too! We all struggle. It’s just the way life is. Believe it or not, it’s good for us to struggle a little bit. Unfortunately though, some of us struggle too much because no one has ever told [...]

By |April 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We Have Other Options!

Start with WHY by Simon Sinek!

Borrow this book if you have to! Borrow the information inside of the book if you are smart! And make it yours if you are wise! Simon Sinek’s book, Start with Why is so good that I have read it multiple times. He wrote his book because he wanted to inspire people to do things [...]

By |March 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Start with WHY by Simon Sinek!

The Trick is to Not Judge People too Quickly!

A Unique Teen Leadership Blog Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. Sometimes life is tricky, wouldn’t you agree? There is a lot that we do not understand in this world. And in some ways, believe it or not, that is a good thing. Not knowing everything gives us something to work towards and keeps [...]

By |February 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Trick is to Not Judge People too Quickly!

Extra Work is Not Too Hard!

A Unique Teen Leadership Blog Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. Life is already hard enough, right? And if it is already hard enough, then wouldn’t it be even harder, or maybe even too hard, to do more than we are already doing? Well, it’s hard to disagree with that statement, but maybe we [...]

By |February 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Extra Work is Not Too Hard!

We Are Supposed to Be Successful!

A Unique Leadership Blog! Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. We humans want to be happy and fulfilled. It’s a basic human need. Most of human behavior stems from trying to be happy and fulfilled. We also try to avoid pain too, but avoiding pain is one of the roads we take to try [...]

By |January 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We Are Supposed to Be Successful!

Dan Blanchard’s Interview of Tom Arnone!

 Tom Arnone raised four children who all attended Enfield Schools. He has a background in construction management, building maintenance, and public works. Tom is a past President of Thompsonville Little League. Coached children’s sports for over 10 years. Former Board of Education, who served on the Finance Committee. He was the founder and President of [...]

By |November 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dan Blanchard’s Interview of Tom Arnone!

Dan Blanchard’s Blog Interview of Judith Dreyer!

 Judith Dreyer, MS, BSN, RN has an MS in Nutrition Science and her BS in Nursing.  She has taught at Western CT State University in Danbury, CT focusing on holistic health including western based herbalism for thirteen years. She recently became certified as a Holistic Stress Management Instructor with Paramount Institute. She has taught Nutrition [...]

By |November 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dan Blanchard’s Blog Interview of Judith Dreyer!