Focus on Working Together

Life Lesson Of The Week Learn to work together. We can accomplish more together than we can alone. -Anonymous’ Life Lesson Focus On It The world is better when we are working together. Our teams are better when we work together. Our relationships are better when we work together. A lot of things go together […]

Focus on the Power of Choice

Life Lesson Of The Week Don’t impose your own expectations on your children. Support theirs and help them live up to their own potential. -Kynn M’s Life Lesson from Cape Girardeau, Mo. Focus On It Growing up, I was pressured from multiple people — family included — to join the clergy. I did consider it, […]

Focus on Living in the Moment

Life Lesson Of The Week Live life for the moment; not for the past or the future because things aren’t always guaranteed. -Kimberly S’ Life Lesson from Cedar Rapids, Iowa Focus On It So much has been happening in New York City and the world, it was nice to relax a few weeks ago in […]

Focus on This Moment

Life Lesson Of The Week Don’t be afraid of the future. This very moment was once the future, and you’re doing just fine. -Tony M’s Life Lesson from Mason City, Iowa Focus On It In Proust Was a Neuroscientist, we find that “every limit is an beginning as well as a ending.” Two weeks ago, […]

Focus on Your Passion

Life Lesson Of The Week When applying to colleges, make sure you are passionate about the school and not just applying to see if you might get in. -Michelle’s Life Lesson from Kansas City, Mo. Focus On It This lesson is not just about colleges … it is about something bigger. It is about life. […]

Focus on Who You Are

Life Lesson Of The Week Stand your ground, be true to yourself, be yourself! -Anita D’s Life Lesson from Watkins, Iowa Focus On It In picking Anita’s lesson for this focus, I did not want this to come off as a violent lesson. The concept of “standing your ground” can appear as a physical stance, […]

Focus on the positives

Life Lesson Of The Week Don’t hang on to the bad things that happen in life. Remember the good things that came out of bad experiences. -Jackie K’s Life Lesson from Cedar Rapids, Iowa Focus On It We all have bad experiences we wish we could just Men in Black erase from our memories. But […]