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  1. ProducerJuliana No

    Juliana No

    24/01/2017
    Podcast Nation
    Podcast NationThe first week of the year is about to finish and for many it already feels like the holidays were more than a week ago. As the days pass in January, the initial rush of unrealistic goals for 2017 becomes a distant memory and by the end of the...
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  2. ProducerBernard Poulin

    Bernard Poulin

    26/12/2016
    I'm not an amateur! Yes you are! I'm not, I'm an artist! No you’re not! Yes I am! No you’re not!
    I'm not an amateur! Yes you are! I'm not, I'm an artist! No you’re not! Yes I am! No you’re not!The beautiful word amateur once meant : “lover of”. Over time, it has evolved from its original French, Italian and Latin origins to becoming a generic belittling reference. Once, it highlighted a recognition of and respect for "appreciators" of one...
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    Bernard Poulin
    29/12/2016 #16 Bernard Poulin
    #15 Hilarious reaction. No cyberneticist should be without a sense of humour - it would screw up fractal integrity! As for your da Vinci's structural resonance and Spirit and invention considerations. . . you're reaching way beyond my comprehension. As Pooh would say. I'm but a bear of little brain. . .
    Bernard Poulin
    28/12/2016 #13 Bernard Poulin
    #11 Dear Joseph, Never met a "real" cyberneticist before. Would you call the structural resonance of da Vinci's Vitruvian Man a self-similar pattern - and the infinite differences within the variety of us humans fractal imperfections? :)
    Bernard Poulin
    28/12/2016 #12 Bernard Poulin
    #10 Though I appreciate your respect for Leonardo, I beg to differ on his training regimen. He was apprenticed to Andrea del Verrochio in his mid teens. He learned to both paint and sculpt with a heavy concentration on the rigours of rendering the figure. He then stayed on as an assistant to Verrochio until 1478 when he started his own studio at the age of 26.
    Zacharias Voulgaris 🐝
    28/12/2016 #10 Zacharias Voulgaris 🐝
    Interesting how the individual who came up with the technique of perspective in drawing was 'just an artist' to his contemporaries, even if later on he went on to build unprecedented inventions and create the anatomical diagrams that have survived up to our time. This artista didn't have any formal training and yet managed to outperform most profesdional artists and engineers since the Rennaissance times where he lived. You may have heard of him. His name was Leonardo da Vinci.
    Bernard Poulin
    28/12/2016 #9 Bernard Poulin
    #7 Dear Paul. Not necessarily. I entered a world where everyone expected me to have to compromise . I didn't. At 9 I chose to become a portrait painter (much to the consternation of my father!) I wanted to earn my living doing what I loved to do. And so, I was determined to be recognized for portraits by "Poulin" not by everyone who thought they could tell me how. I have therefore rarely shown a work in progress to a client. My mantra is that they chose me to do a portrait - so let "me" do the job "my" way. Otherwise, I send clients to someone else who is willing to compromise. This old buzzard isn't ready to do that yet. . . :)
    Bernard Poulin
    28/12/2016 #8 Bernard Poulin
    #6 Thank you Harvey. I believe in the concept of success - success as a process and not a destination or achievement. Success is not an end in itself. If I can get up in the morning and enter into a world where i am pleased to be and do - then I am one successful man.
    Paul Kemner
    28/12/2016 #7 Paul Kemner
    "Turn what you love into a job, and learn to hate it forever."

    Producing for money often requires compromising quality and cutting the time spent on something.
    Harvey Lloyd
    28/12/2016 #6 Harvey Lloyd
    Amateurs remind us of where we were. Those horrifying days of low confidence and minimal acceptance. But we have arrived now, we have confidence and enough of a following that we feel vindicated from the amateur title.

    Amateurs are the fruit of life. We know their journey if we share a common theme of existence. The journey will be one of enlightenment, challenges and surprise victories. Every new adventure carries this cycle. The peanut gallery lurking in the shadows poking at the journey have lost their sense of adventure. They have arrived, not sure where, but they think it is a place of success.

    I envy the "amateur". They have before them the (another) journey of a life time. I have pity for those who have arrived, they have parked at something that others deem as success and lost their appetite for starting new adventures or becoming an amateur again.

    Great post and i enjoyed the perspective.
    Bernard Poulin
    28/12/2016 #5 Bernard Poulin
    #4 Agree. If only we were all happy just being who we are and doing with pleasure what we do. But in our sad day and age, we are star struck and those who do not feel like they are stars but wish to be seen so often spend a lot of time and energy trying to be seen to "be" one (a star, that is). Happiness is focusing on doing not being.
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    28/12/2016 #4 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    What comes to mind is an amateur golfer - someone who has never turned professional or won a professional major championship. IMO, that doesn't make them any less talented than a pro. I agree with @Aleta Curry View more
    What comes to mind is an amateur golfer - someone who has never turned professional or won a professional major championship. IMO, that doesn't make them any less talented than a pro. I agree with @Aleta Curry where the amateur was greatly appreciated. An amateur may signify a young but extremely talented person trying to move up the ranks.

    If a person is happy and proud of what they are doing, then being referred to as an amateur or an artist should not make them feel as an ordinary or lesser person. Close
    Aleta Curry
    27/12/2016 #3 Aleta Curry
    Excellent, @Bernard Poulin. Interestingly, I have always moved in at least one sphere where the amateur *was* greatly appreciated: Dog Fancy (how many people make their whole living showing and breeding dogs, yet it's a respectable and multi-million dollar business), Acting (the Pantomime and Repertory system forms, though of course we now have actors with degrees disdaining those without) and even my academic disciplines, Film and History (consider the role of the amateur in Historical Recreation, Costumes, Artisans and craft skills) and now, in Antiquing - well, any antiques dealer who doesn't know that sooner or later s/he'll run into an amateur collector who knows more about the specialised field than the dealer does, is either deluded or a moron.
    Bernard Poulin
    26/12/2016 #2 Bernard Poulin
    #1 Good for you. Contentment is rare these days.
    Pamela 🐝 Williams
    26/12/2016 #1 Pamela 🐝 Williams
    What an interesting post Bernard. I see an 'art' in many of the things I do, whether it results in a painting, a story, a cold/boring dining room turned into a winter wonderland for the enjoyment of military personnel, or (and I mean this absolutely;) designing reporting metrics for the logistics department or a tracking system for a retails sales department. All these come from the same part of me. I step back and in my mind's eye I see the painting, or I watch the story unfold, or I see how to simplify an excel spreadsheet so that it can contribute to the company long after my 'contract to work' has ended. It is this inner designer's eye that allows me to turn the most mundane of tasks into my 'art'.
    It is explaining this concept of 'art' that is the most difficult and most often met with those oh so frustrating smiles of tolerance. It is those 'tolerant' snobs that just don't grasp that design, is design, is design, and it all originates from the same place within the artist and the 'results' are in fact irrelevant, it is enough that it satisfies that need to 'create'. Other's definitions of 'artists' aren't really that important when the artist's 'need' is satisfied. I chose long ago to see their not understanding as being a source of amusement. I 'get it' and that's all that matters.
  3. ProducerJuliana No

    Juliana No

    26/12/2016
    What's stopping you?
    What's stopping you?As kids, we spoke our minds, we asked without hesitation, we pushed for what we wanted and we had no fear for rejection.Unfortunately, as we grow up we learn that time is limited. Society erroneously tells us that being turned down is humiliating....
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  4. ProducerDawn Kieran

    Dawn Kieran

    10/11/2016
    Saddened by all the hate..
    Saddened by all the hate..I thought after this election was over people would move on go back to trying to live in peace. What I have seen through this election continues. I will not feed into the anger and hatred going around. I will love my neighbor no matter who they...
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  5. ProducerDawn Kieran

    Dawn Kieran

    04/11/2016
    Feeling sick..
    Feeling sick..I think all the stress and feeling overwhelmed has finally caught up with me. Today my plan is to rest, recharge and take a day to do nothing. I have been fighting a cold and now the sinuses are full blown water works. I am off to make some hot tea...
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  6. ProducerDawn Kieran

    Dawn Kieran

    02/11/2016
    Overwhelmed
    OverwhelmedI am very overwhelmed at the moment and just want to run away and sit by the beach or listen to the waves crash and I have been running around going to my pain management doctor, pharmacy and next to FedEx. But, I needed a moment to breathe. I am...
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    Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    02/11/2016 #1 Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    Here is some virtual beach therapy: http://www.andresamadorarts.com/

    He is an artist that creates intricate designs - Playa Paintings - that of course disappear with the incoming tides.

    I also swear by rain and ocean sounds. They now trigger relaxation responses in me.
  7. ProducerDawn Kieran

    Dawn Kieran

    01/11/2016
    I feel like I can barely see...
    I feel like I can barely see...This quote from a song is perfect for me today. I will turn 50 in January. I got married to my husband Charles in 2001. We have had our ups and downs as most people do. But, 2016 has been all about taking control and making changes for me. And, if I...
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    Laura Mikolaitis
    02/11/2016 #5 Laura Mikolaitis
    @Dawn Kieran, there are a million cliches that I could share with you, but I will refrain. I could say that I understand how you feel. But I don't. But I do understand sinking into that abyss and feel that the weight on your chest is so heavy that you are gasping for air. I understand struggle and I understand pain. Each person's experience is different. You are taking brave first steps - putting how you feel into words. @Irene Hackett is right. It is cathartic, and I can tell you from my own experience that it does help. I started writing in 2015. My mom had passed away the year before and I wrote from a broken and sad place. But between writing, exchanging stories, and making sure that I made time a certain number of days a week to get out and walk has brought me to a much happier and healthier place in my life. It isn't easy. And some days, it just plain stinks. But I believe that each day is an opportunity. And each day that we fight the fight, we grow stronger. When my husband was diagnosed with Cancer in 2007, some days felt completely overwhelming. On those days, I tackled life an hour at a time. The point is, do what works for you. Even if it is only 10 minutes a day where you take a walk, meditate, or write, expend that energy for you. I wish you well, Dawn.
    Dawn Kieran
    02/11/2016 #4 Dawn Kieran
    @Chris Dixon I still have your number... I am just happy to find you online again and I am enjoying this blog spot so far been a day.
    Chris Dixon
    02/11/2016 #3 Chris Dixon
    @Dawn Kieran, forgive the bumperstickerism, sis, but this one remains nearly always accurate: this, too, shall pass. My number is still the same. DM if you need it again. In the spirit of less written commentary here being more, I'll simply look forward to enjoying an honest-to-goodness yacking session at your convenience. Cheers, bela. =)
    Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    01/11/2016 #1 Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    So much change and pain, @Dawn Kieran. It is almost impossible to make a decision in those circumstances that is a forward action, not a reaction. Perhaps just breathe into where you are right now. Everything almost never changes at once.

    Focus on your health, as you seem in a good place, with smart priorities. And then, as you are smartly doing. Write about it. Everything. Explaining it to others is sometimes how we best explain things to ourselves.

    Much happened to me this last year out of the blue. I tried to rush to a future and caused problems I did not foresee.
  8. ProducerDawn Kieran

    Dawn Kieran

    01/11/2016
    New Self
    New SelfSince this is my first post maybe I should catch everyone up. After moving to California in November of 2014 we had lived in an apartment in Menifee, CA. In February 2016 we closed on our house in Hemet, CA. Right after we closed on our house I had...
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    Jared Wiese adds VALUE & RESULTS
    01/11/2016 #7 Jared Wiese adds VALUE & RESULTS
    #4 I can't imagine what that is like, Dawn. I get back pain from sitting all day, and what has helped me is the book and method of Pain Free, by Pete Egoscue. I have a bunch of articles already in the hive, https://www.bebee.com/group/the-egoscue-method.

    Check out https://www.bebee.com/producer/@jaredwiese/the-best-way-to-prevent-and-heal-chronic-pain
    and https://www.bebee.com/producer/@jaredwiese/starting-today-you-don-t-have-to-live-in-pain

    I am not a doctor, so obviously don't go without medical advice... if cleared, this may be worth a try!
    I sure hope it helps.
    Dawn Kieran
    01/11/2016 #6 Dawn Kieran
    @Deb 🐝 Helfrich Thank You, I am trying. I am working on my business and controlling the pain. Today was supposed to be a mental day but I have a loan signing at 7pm because extra money is always good especially if your business is just starting out.
    Dawn Kieran
    01/11/2016 #4 Dawn Kieran
    @Jared Wiese adds VALUE & RESULTS I would like more information I take Lyrica and Percocet daily and some days are unbearable with the pain especially if it is about to rain.
    Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    01/11/2016 #3 Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    I am very pleased to meet you @Dawn Kieran. You are going to fit in around here. We like to share and inspire via our own stories. I look forward to seeing you buzzing around the hives.
    Jared Wiese adds VALUE & RESULTS
    01/11/2016 #2 Jared Wiese adds VALUE & RESULTS
    Hi Dawn. We commented on another posts. Incredible story and beautiful results! I had no idea about the diabetes, surgery and resulting pain. For what it's worth, perhaps you and your doctors can check out The Egoscue Method. There is a book called Pain Free. Let me know if you'd like more info.

    Again, congrats. Love and love some more :)
    Aurorasa Sima
    01/11/2016 #1 Aurorasa Sima
    Thank you for opening up and sharing your story. What a great start into honey production!
  9. ProducerAurorasa Sima

    Aurorasa Sima

    01/10/2016
    Do you want to search or find?
    Do you want to search or find?When someone buys a book or attends a training class often they will later say: "I did not learn anything new." "I knew all of that." Some people get even annoyed when you tell them something they already knew. "Tell me something new."And when you...
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    Donna-Luisa Eversley
    15/10/2016 #61 Donna-Luisa Eversley
    #60 when the music starts, your motivation will not end. We are a people of rythmn.. Music is like water during carnival... @Aurorasa Sima😊
    Aurorasa Sima
    15/10/2016 #60 Aurorasa Sima
    #58 Hell, yeah. We´re actually in the age where we need less sleep than in our twenties. I´d dance any ecstasy kid to the ground (: (: (:

    The right motivation? You might like BASS?
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    15/10/2016 #59 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    #57 Thank you, @Aurorasa Sima, thing get harder only if you let them. My life, in the past, was harder than it is now. I feel lucky I have come this far. #56 @Donna-Luisa Eversley, music has always been part of my life and always will. Rock on.
    Donna-Luisa Eversley
    15/10/2016 #58 Donna-Luisa Eversley
    #57 @Aurorasa Sima, I'm 47, seeing that we are disclosing age here hahaha...don't worry, I'm pretty sure, for the right motivation you will party all night. Maybe you should come to Trinidad for carnival next year...and you can join a band and put on a costume to dance in the streets with 100,000 gaily decorated masquaraders. I can promise you will enjoy it so much, when you can't stand on you feet for days, it will be worth it 😀😉
    Aurorasa Sima
    15/10/2016 #57 Aurorasa Sima
    #55 To be honest, I thought you´re maybe fifty something - just from the way you write. I could imagine that with 70 some things get harder and I love your attitude. Thank you for not taking my comment the wrong way.
    Donna-Luisa Eversley
    15/10/2016 #56 Donna-Luisa Eversley
    #55 @Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman, I am with you on this..even when I can't get out, I am with my music , or still trying to enjoy life...my kindred spirit.😉 You sure rock!!
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    15/10/2016 #55 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    #54 When I was 46, I partied with the best of them. I still party with the best of them and I am 71. Life is not a dress rehearsal. it's the real thing so I want to live it to it's fullest.

    I read a variety of posts, some more deep than others. Variety is the spice of life, you know.
    Aurorasa Sima
    14/10/2016 #54 Aurorasa Sima
    #53 You know what I noticed ... I´m 46 now. I told someone: "Oh, no. I can´t party through the nite anymore. Too old for that, I need my sleep". Then I thought about it. In reality, I felt like cra.... the next too, when I was young. I just did not care.

    It does not apply to all changes but to many. Carelessness is an important happiness skill. I´ve currently lost mine a little bit, I´ll get it back. Maybe you have just not been attempting to read so many so complex posts or something. Your light is bright (:
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    14/10/2016 #53 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    #51 Thank you for your encouraging comment, @Aurorasa Sima. 🌸
    Aurorasa Sima
    13/10/2016 #52 Aurorasa Sima
    #49 I´m happy if you are inspired to write an article. No credit necessary (:
    Thank you for sharing your experience regarding your weight loss clients.
    Aurorasa Sima
    13/10/2016 #51 Aurorasa Sima
    #47 Oh, I don´t believe that your light is dimming, dear @Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman. (:
    Aurorasa Sima
    13/10/2016 #50 Aurorasa Sima
    #48 A Master Searcher? That´s the perfect way to be, John. Thank you for your comment!
    Lori Boxer
    11/10/2016 #49 Lori Boxer
    @Aurorasa, almost every point you make in your post ‘spoke’ to me as relates to my business and my interactions with weight loss clients.

    You say you often hear “I knew all of that.” I wish I had just $1 for every person who, either when they call for the first time and we have a shorter initial chat or when they come in for a longer consultation and I talk to them about a whole range of health-related/obesity-related issues will say, “Yeah, I know all that” . . . and sometimes in a flippant sort of way as to cut me off.

    Your response is, “So, are you using the knowledge.”

    My response always is, “So, how did knowing it all work out for you, eh? I don’t see that it has.”

    You write, “Most people perceive only things that are new to them as interesting. The danger is that they never dig deep into a topic.”

    In my world, too many overweight and obese people (a) don’t want to stick with any quick-fix diet too long because they can’t, and they move on to something new . . . the next quick-fix, the next scam, the next easy-out, etc., always searching and searching for the ‘magic’ pill or potion and (b) they, too, almost never want to dig into the topic of why they became overweight/obese in the first place.

    There’s more comparisons I can make between what you wrote and my experiences, and you have inspired a topic for me to write about in one of my next blogs (and due credit will be given!). Thank you for the thought-provoking post. I appreciate it.
    John Rylance
    11/10/2016 #48 John Rylance
    In answer to your question Aurorsa, I want to search and find, even if it is only what I already know/do. Similarly I want to continue to search, once I think I have become a master. Basically to continue to refine/add to what I already know. Aim to be a Master Searcher.
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    11/10/2016 #47 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    Using what we already know is refreshing. It makes us feel somewhat proud that what we learned is useful to us. Also, using what we know repetitively keeps it fresh in our minds. Enlightening post as it brightens that dimming light in my head. 😉
    Aurorasa Sima
    11/10/2016 #46 Aurorasa Sima
    #45 I hear you. Today, we are focused on learning how to pass a test.
    Phillip Hubbell
    11/10/2016 #45 Phillip Hubbell
    Thank you @Aurorasa Sima, I had to take a math skills test the other day and was so thankful that when I took math in school they still understood that repetition was essential to learning.
    Aurorasa Sima
    11/10/2016 #44 Aurorasa Sima
    #43 Haha, thank you. I wrote this when I was researching a neuroscientific topic. I was about to download the third pdf eBook when I realized that it made more sense to read one first. Thank you for reading and commenting (:
    Donna-Luisa Eversley
    11/10/2016 #43 Donna-Luisa Eversley
    @Aurorasa Sima...this is why interesting. Using what one knows to find answers, or tapping into what you know already... Very Alice in Wonderland. Paying attention to self. 😊 great post!
    Aurorasa Sima
    08/10/2016 #42 Aurorasa Sima
    #40 Let´s do it
  10. ProducerMichael D. Davis
    Are You Up To A Challenge Today?
    Are You Up To A Challenge Today?There's nothing like a good challenge to discover things about yourself you may not often give thought to. #thedailychalkboard will challenge you to give some consideration to just who you think you are. Feedback welcomed!...
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    Michael D. Davis
    06/09/2016 #3 Michael D. Davis
    #2 Thank you for sharing @Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman . It' much appreciated!
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    06/09/2016 #2 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    Sharing to Self Discovery
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    06/09/2016 #1 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    Good advice @Michael D. Davis. We should take time to step back and re-evaluate ourselves. Be honest about our misgivings and if needed, take action to improve.
  11. ProducerDarryl John

    Darryl John

    02/09/2016
    Why I Am Happier With Less
    Why I Am Happier With LessI can see gears turning in your heads how can he be happy with less? Well let me explain from a very young age we are all wired to want more so greed is ingrained in our psyche though at an early age we have no concept of what this is.I clearly...
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    Dale Masters
    09/09/2016 #35 Dale Masters
    #33 @Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD I have three boxes for my meds...they organise easier that way. Having lost almost everything I owned (except for some clothes and 2 strongboxes), I no longer worry about material goods.
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    03/09/2016 #33 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #22 Pffft! Only 2 more? Hey, I need one bag just for medications lol. No, well. ...people don't really know, but we're rather cozy here. I've been disabled x 10 years, bed-ridden with dysautonomia from a car accident. Just Google me at Dr Margaret Aranda. You'll see why I do have Much Baggage! ~mags
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    03/09/2016 #32 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #20 Hi @Irene Hackett love your matching fabric here! I'm really liking the Quotes you picked out, and @Darryl John here's another thing to do now: Take your QUotes, add a Pic, put in POetry format and Post to Quotes by beBees: https://www.bebee.com/group/bebee-poetry / Check all Hives for Poetry, as there are about 10 different hives. ;)
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    03/09/2016 #31 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #19 Love it! You ROCK! Now, you can be a Producer and that is so so cool!
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    03/09/2016 #30 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #17 Your images of Spain (all that I could manage for now) are so pretty - I posted them to my beBee Pin!
    #18 You can Share my beBee "For All Bees" Board - anyone can - I just ask that you help me as you read, to hit that red Pinterest button so we can fill up the Board! Just give me your Pinterest name / email address and I'll send you an invite!
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    03/09/2016 #27 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    Sharing too bee Inspired and Self Discovery
    Aurorasa Sima
    03/09/2016 #26 Aurorasa Sima
    #24 It brings the post to the tagged person´s attention, they get a notification like this @Don Graham
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    03/09/2016 #25 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    Brilliant account of self-discovery. Being surrounded with material items may being happiness but usually short lived.
    Darryl John
    03/09/2016 #23 Darryl John
    It is funny if you look at the word Buddha take the last two letters ha this is often used as an exclamation of discovery.
    Aurorasa Sima
    03/09/2016 #22 Aurorasa Sima
    Thank you @Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD. Great post. I do agree that downsizing materialistic needs and selfish needs make you a happier person. I´m just not there yet. I´d still need two huge bags to be happier than before. Namaste
    Darryl John
    03/09/2016 #21 Darryl John
    Thank you @Irene Hackett it is funny you mention the Tao Te Ching as I have read this and also one reviewer of my book compared it as a modern version of that though if only my book had one tenth of the wisdom of that book.
    Darryl John
    03/09/2016 #19 Darryl John
    Thank you for the advice I have now added a second image
    Darryl John
    03/09/2016 #18 Darryl John
    I now have a board beBee on Pintrest feel free to post there
    Darryl John
    03/09/2016 #17 Darryl John
    Thank you all you make me feel very humble yet happy I am on Pintrest but all my pictures are of Spain and Fitness two of my great loves @darryljohn67
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    03/09/2016 #16 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #10 Thank you for Sharing, @John White, MBA. Sometimes I cringe when I Tag many people in these posts - but the greater good is that sweet gems, especially "Buzzes" and not "Honey" can actually get 'lost' in the main beBee thread. @Darryl John, if you just added a 2nd image, I think you would be a PRODUCER :)! Encouraging to engage us with more of your fine sensibilities and humanitarianism, One Person at a Time!
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    03/09/2016 #15 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #9 You as SO On Target!
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    03/09/2016 #14 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #6 @Darryl John: We all love you just as you are! Thank you for helping us see the tree in the forest, and each leaf, too. I'll Tag you on articles that I think will resonate with you, and encourage you to open a Pinterest Account so you can collect articles there - ;)
    Darryl John
    03/09/2016 #13 Darryl John
    For me writing is my therapy and my thoughts the ink that flows from my pen.
    Katja Bader
    03/09/2016 #12 Katja Bader
    Less you have, less you can lose and less you must be frightened about it
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    03/09/2016 #11 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #5 Gotta Love it!
  12. ProducerElizabeth Harris
    The wounded YOU
    The wounded YOUNow you may say; "I'm not wounded" Well who am I to say if you are or if you aren't. One thing I do know is that wounds can cut deep, so deep that the noise of everyday life seems to block out any hint of a wounded soul. A wound can literally be...
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    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    20/07/2016 #8 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    Ah, my friend @Nicholas Fester, you spur and stir me on to be a more descriptive writer, and it is so easy to write about one's passions! Inviting you and all to Join my Hive: Stirring Authors Along. For all. * Please, would you Join Hive here?

    https://www.bebee.com/group/dr-margaret-aranda-stirring-authors-along

    Here are my examples for your valued read (& review); please read and join with me, too? What was your earliest memory?


    Age 1: https://www.bebee.com/producer/@margaret-aranda/age-1-a-baby-in-the-sky-for-father-s-day

    Age 2: https://www.bebee.com/producer/@margaret-aranda/the-making-of-a-woman-intensivist-age-2
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    20/07/2016 #6 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    Well, quite a fantastically winding and uphill road you lead us on, @Nicholas Fester, and a good one, indeed. For we were wounded from our mother's wombs, longingly crying to go back into her mellow heartbeat, the warmth and coziness of her soft voice. Instead, we are pulsated by bright lights, sterile instruments, pokes in the foot for blood samples, and weighed on a cold and frigid scale for others to boast about it. Rah! One concept of the consciousness of a suffering a painful loss goes through a compact yet complex "Five stages of Grief," described in 1969 by Luise L. Hay in her book, On Death and Dying. Now her cause is continued by her co-author and student of several additional books, prodigeé David Kessler, as a life-time search: http://grief.com/the-five-stages-of-grief/ . Is it merely interesting, or is it coincidence that most people question God during these times? Is it not so introspective that all humans question His Ways, His meanings, and grapple with this to no finite completion? Ah. You raise the question in your last touches, leaving us where we all started: in our mother's wombs. We do come to the place of acceptance, all in our own time and in our own ways. I believe these are not meant to be times alone, but times with loved ones to help in the recovery process. Another last thought - without hills, our lives would be flat lands. We would never grow the muscles to climb atop the tallest mountains and receive the vision of what awaited us all along. For all that we have been through makes us who we are. And many never find their real "me." Instead, they wander as reflections of who society expects them to be. So bring it on, as I will make sure that I will be strong. And for me personally, I gain my strength from being a servant of God. That is all over my persona, gained from heaven's door, and it is not a whimper, no, alas, it is loud!
    Brian McKenzie
    19/07/2016 #1 Brian McKenzie
    Either God is omniscient, ever present, and all powerful - and let it happen - *thanks the fuck much. Or God is not capable of intervening in your life because you have free will and the free will of everyone else has wrought your hell - again, not a glowing reference for the God entity idiom. Or - there is no God, and it is just something people have invented because they can't come to terms with the notion that our lives are pointless as ants on a hill, hamsters in cages - merely a passing curiosity of entertainment to dally at for a cosmic 6 seconds of meh. There is no point to be mad at God, when there is no God. - PS, this also negates the Devil in a Ying & Yang kind of realm - and codifies that all the shit in life is merely the shit for the sake of being shitty; no highly ordained purpose to it what so fucking ever. Mankind hates and abhors a vacuum, a nothing - they can't conceive of it; I say it is easy if you try. My question - where were you before you were born? in a religious world of Alpha & Omega for a God with no 'end and no beginning' - wouldn't God already know the points across your life - and how it would carry out ? .... so then what is the point? - other than maybe we were found more entertaining than 'heavenly' television. Religion has made mankind dance like idiots and fools for millennia - again - not another glowing recommendation for the widget.
  13. ProducerTanya Wasylewski
    Manage your mindset
    Manage your mindsetI have a lot of little people in my life—nieces, friend’s children—and so spend a bit of time at playgrounds. I love how all the adults constantly encourage and praise the kids for doing, well, everything. When they climb up the steps of the slide...
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    Tanya Wasylewski
    24/06/2016 #4 Tanya Wasylewski
    #1 @Sharon King I would love to hear your ideas for how we should treat children.
    Tanya Wasylewski
    24/06/2016 #3 Tanya Wasylewski
    #2 I love the idea of asking ourselves why we want to do something.
    George Hull
    23/06/2016 #2 George Hull
    Great share @Tanya Wasylewski! I would like to change the way we ask ourselves something to decide weather or not to do it: instead of why don'ts start asking ourselves why should I or why do I want to?
    Sharon King
    23/06/2016 #1 Sharon King
    It's a lovely sentiment and idea @Tanya Wasylewski. I believe that we can still retain allot of this approach you're talking about but require slightly different methods to how we treat children. The post is wonderful though thanks for sharing.
  14. Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    View You Tube for the Original Song by @Selim Yeniçeri from his first album, entitled the same, "Road of the Kings."

    Album 1, "Road of the Kings"/ Year 2000/
    Song: "Road of the Kings"

    @Jim 🐝 Cody, @Juan Imaz, @Javier 🐝 beBee, @Federico 🐝 Álvarez San Martín, @Dr. Allen Brown, @Paul "Pablo" Croubalian, @Cristian 🐝 Randieri, PhD Founder & CEO of Intellisystem.it Randieri.com, @John White, MBA
    Kralların Yolu / Road of The Kings
    Kralların Yolu / Road of The Kings This song is from Yeniçeri's first album "Road of The Kings" recorded in the...
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    Selim Yeniçeri
    21/06/2016 #7 Selim Yeniçeri
    Thank you very much for all the comments and praises! And a special thank to my angel Margaret
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    20/06/2016 #6 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #3 Another post will come almost every day!
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    20/06/2016 #5 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #2 He will be honored that you like his music!
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    20/06/2016 #4 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #1 I shall give him the good news! So noteworthy of an announcement ~ you Buzz & I'll re-Buzz & the Hive(s) can Produce more honey for the world! Amen!
    Lisa 🐝 Gallagher
    20/06/2016 #3 Lisa 🐝 Gallagher
    Beautiful music
    Lisa 🐝 Gallagher
    20/06/2016 #2 Lisa 🐝 Gallagher
    Beautiful!!
    Dr. Allen Brown
    20/06/2016 #1 Anonymous
    This is so exciting to have him on our show. Yes!!!!!!
  15. ProducerJohn Whitehead

    John Whitehead

    18/06/2016
    Believe in yourself
    Believe in yourselfI just bought Kouzes’ & Posner’s latest book, Learning Leadership (Wiley). I have written in this space previously that they, along with other leadership experts, tell us that leadership is something that can be learned, that we are all born...
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    John Whitehead
    03/08/2016 #15 John Whitehead
    #14 Hi @Pamela L. Williams - thank you for your contribution to the conversation. One of the principals of great leadership is Inspiring a Shared Vision, thank you for recognizing that.
    Pamela 🐝 Williams
    27/07/2016 #14 Pamela 🐝 Williams
    John, I really like the wolf analogy in regards to values, very thought provoking. As I have looked back over my own career with an objective eye I was surprised by how few actual Leaders I've worked with, but were instead nothing more than managers. They didn't inspire me, more often than not, I inspired them. Too often it was about getting what they wanted out of their people rather than guiding their people. I guess I never realized just how often leadership was lacking.
    Ivan Campos
    13/07/2016 #13 Ivan Campos
    The answer to beautiful post with positive message about human behavior between what we are content of our existence, just us know the good precepts instilled in our essence, to both give you here is a practical example of my life has everything to do with the post in question. Through the chaos of human existence in the open to his fate, he was created without a father, without mother .Favelas, bridges, streets, basements, casinos, brothels, cable hoe, saw the trash to luxury and how to life in is a school, for good or for evil .Thanks will my stubbornness, persevered and worked hard, studied and graduated, I won my roof, I married, have two children formed, following their lives with all dignity.
    Aleta Curry
    21/06/2016 #12 Aleta Curry
    #9 My work here is done!
    John Whitehead
    20/06/2016 #11 John Whitehead
    #5 Thanks Anees
    John Whitehead
    20/06/2016 #10 John Whitehead
    #6 Ageeed Irene that leaders need to have that internal drive to learn. The good news is we all have the capacity to lead, its our desire to learn and become leaders, even in small ways.
    John Whitehead
    20/06/2016 #9 John Whitehead
    #7 Thanks for contibuting to my message Aleta - now I have the tune ringing in my head :)
    John Whitehead
    20/06/2016 #8 John Whitehead
    #4 thank you @Javier 🐝 beBee
    Aleta Curry
    18/06/2016 #7 Aleta Curry
    Reminds me of a similar picture floating around of a kitten looking into a mirror and seeing a lion reflected. You're making me want to break into a chorus of 'It's not where you start, it's where you finish', @John Whitehead!
    Anees Zaidi
    18/06/2016 #5 Anees Zaidi
    Excellent read John Whitehead with powerful message. There is always a struggle inside us between our two self. Our good 'self wins if we nurture it with love, compassion, empathy and similar other nutrients. And our good 'self' comes out stronger if we get these nutrients right since our childhood when our urge to consume and absorb is more.
    Javier 🐝 beBee
    18/06/2016 #4 Javier 🐝 beBee
    Believing in yourself is a MUST to do anything. Well said !
    John Whitehead
    18/06/2016 #3 John Whitehead
    #2 Thanks Neal for adding to the conversation.
  16. ProducerEmilia M. Ludovino
    EMOTIONAL PAIN HURTS MORE THAN PHYSICAL PAIN
    EMOTIONAL PAIN HURTS MORE THAN PHYSICAL PAINDid you know that emotional pain hurts more than physical pain? That’s right. Pain caused by emotional distress such as rejection, loneliness, guilt, failure etc., is more deeply felt and cause longer-lasting damage to your health and quality of...
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    Emilia M. Ludovino
    28/06/2016 #34 Emilia M. Ludovino
    #33 Vivian Chapman - Thank you for taking your time for reading this post. I appreciate your comment. Though the scope of the article is not dismissed physical pain but rather bring awareness for the consequences of the emotional pain. Blessings!
    Vivian Chapman
    27/06/2016 #33 Vivian Chapman
    Good buzz but I'm just not sure it's true. Doesn't physical pain cause emotional pain, if it's bad enough or prolonged enough? If we are whole integrated beings, is it right to distinguish between physical and emotional pain? Physical pain can cause people to commit suicide. One might argue that physical pain has an explanation, therefore others will understand. But will they? Both kinds of pain can cause loneliness, isolation, and desperation. Both body and soul do have remarkable healing mechanisms.
    Fran Brizzolis
    18/06/2016 #32 Fran Brizzolis
    #31 Es un placer. Y es una verdad absluta. Lo se muy bien por motivos personales (TDAH)
    Emilia M. Ludovino
    18/06/2016 #31 Emilia M. Ludovino
    @Fran Brizzolis @Anycka HC Gracias por compartir me zumbido por las otras colmenas :). Buen finde.
    Emilia M. Ludovino
    18/06/2016 #30 Emilia M. Ludovino
    #29 Thank you @Louise Smith fo your comment. It seems you already read my book - The Seven Irrefutable Laws of emotional Intelligence - where I explain what you said very well and also the importance of​ journaling.
    Louise Smith
    18/06/2016 #29 Louise Smith
    Yes @Emilia M. Ludovino. People can improve their emotional life by becoming aware of something that hurts and starting to do something to heal it sooner. Mindfulness, meditation and self reflection through journaling are good for developing this awareness. We have busy lives and need to set aside some time every day to process what has happened.
    Brian McKenzie
    18/06/2016 #28 Brian McKenzie
    #27 Alcohol is a depressant - I am not a "happy" drunk - tis why I don't do it often or heavily. Booze amplifies my anti-social 'get the fuck away from me' moods.
    Marcel Arvizu
    18/06/2016 #27 Marcel Arvizu
    #26 Wow @Brian McKenzie, that was the happy version? Lol! Let's see how your version is after a few drinks?
    Brian McKenzie
    18/06/2016 #26 Brian McKenzie
    #20 @Marcel Arvizu That was the "happy" version 😂
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    17/06/2016 #25 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    #24 Thank you for the birthday wishes @Emilia M. Ludovino
    Emilia M. Ludovino
    17/06/2016 #24 Emilia M. Ludovino
    #23 Thank you, @Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman for your comment and HAPPY BIRTHDAY - many blessings and many returns of the day my dear.
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    17/06/2016 #23 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    Emotional pain is difficult to deal with because it is not always evident to others. Plus, some people harbor their feelings, which your article states numerous health problems. You fix a broken arm by putting it a sling but you can't do the same with your emotions. Insightful buzz, @Emilia M. Ludovino.
    Henri Galvão
    17/06/2016 #22 Henri Galvão
    #17 good point
    Emilia M. Ludovino
    17/06/2016 #21 Emilia M. Ludovino
    @Jim 🐝 Cody @Deb 🐝 Helfrich @Henri Galvão @Cyndi wilkins - Thank you all for your amazing support in reading the buzz, sharing it all over the internet (special LinkedIn) and for your beautiful comments that resonate so much with my outlook on life and work. Big Big thank you all. It's a privilege to have such beautiful people like you in my connections. Blessings to y'all.
    Marcel Arvizu
    17/06/2016 #20 Marcel Arvizu
    #18 Lol, Brian! I agree with you but maybe on a little less gloomy level.
    Jim 🐝 Cody
    17/06/2016 #19 Jim 🐝 Cody
    Totally agree.
    Brian McKenzie
    17/06/2016 #18 Brian McKenzie
    Lock it down, comparmentalize it, mitigate future losses by always expecting the lie & betrayal - get rewarded often for your new diligence. "Love" is just another happy bullshit lie they use to sell you shit and goad you into a mind numb dumb herded compliant sheep. PS Valentines Day Chocolates are always at least half off on February 15th.
    Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    17/06/2016 #17 Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    #16 @Henri Galvão - the thing is that we sometimes don't see ourselves clearly enough to tap on the really difficult stuff and other times we think we merely have a physical pain but it is entirely an emotional wound, so we don't tap while expressing the actual underlying issues. I know when I get stuck having a session with another person who doesn't have my blindspots can truly help.
    Henri Galvão
    17/06/2016 #16 Henri Galvão
    #14 I'm happy to hear that's worked for you as well, Deb! I'm not always successful with it, but when it does work, it's always a powerful experience.
    Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    17/06/2016 #15 Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    This is a really great article, @Emilia M. Ludovino for those people who still focus solely on their physical health. The mental aspects really do underpin so much of the foundation of our health.

    I do have one point to make, though, which is that being introverted is not caused by negative emotions. In fact, most introverts, who recharge by enjoying alone time to think and process life are overall more likely to be in touch with their emotions and be able to deal with them more appropriately because they are not always focused on outward validation from others.
  17. ProducerTanya Wasylewski
    Try something new
    Try something newTravel has always pushed me out of my comfort zone. I’m not alone in this. Travel has a special way of taking you out of your everyday life and showing you new things and experiences. It throws you curveballs and stands back to watch how you deal...
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    Elizabeth Harris
    15/06/2016 #4 Elizabeth Harris
    I think if two people go to the same place it doesn't mean that they're going to have the same experience, even if they go on the same ride in a roller coaster it will still not be the same, a person on the back could yell something that would change the ride, the feeling could be different, or the view from the top could be another one because of a climate change... it is all about perspective. Great post @Tanya Wasylewski
    Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    15/06/2016 #3 Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    #2 Exactly, @Tanya Wasylewski. I lived next to a park, and every single morning the crows would extract the trash from the trash cans to feast on the leftover food, with rubbish spread all over. I tried to get someone in the parks dept to implement a different approach, as they clearly had the capability to learn complex procedures around human food packaging.....and I did almost get bonked on the head once by one throwing a pine cone down into the street for crushing.
    Tanya Wasylewski
    15/06/2016 #2 Tanya Wasylewski
    #1 Great suggestion @Deb 🐝 Helfrich! I really enjoyed that talk, got me thinking about how instead of trying to remove something or a situation from our lives that we don't like, we should stop and work out how to turn it into a positive.
    Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    14/06/2016 #1 Deb 🐝 Helfrich
    Travel is such a special zone of existence, unmoored from all the comforts, routines, and habits of daily life, we really do get a chance to meet the person we might be if we could live more in each moment as it unfolds.

    You've provided a great list of suggestions, @Tanya Wasylewski. I'd add something as simple as watching a random TED talk, completely outside the arenas of knowledge you stick to, can open vast new ways of being. My favorite off-the-beaten-path talk is about Crow Vending Machines > https://www.ted.com/talks/joshua_klein_on_the_intelligence_of_crows?language=en
  18. ProducerLiesbeth Leysen, MSc. Brand Ambassador beBee, Inc.
    AM I ENOUGH?
    AM I ENOUGH?Which ‘I ’ am I? I’ve never appreciated being asked in a job interview: “Why don’t you tell me about yourself”? The question swells with insincerity as the only response one can provide is a group of industry buzz words that reduces...
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    Leckey Harrison
    11/07/2016 #34 Leckey Harrison
    Ego and identity. Great subjects for those practicing Buddhist meditation. Also relevant to trauma, which can wipe out that sense of identity.
    Randy Keho
    11/07/2016 #33 Randy Keho
    Irene, what a wonderful buzz to read on Sunday night, when many have to return to the rat race on Monday morning. I spent 15 years serving corporate America. It took me 12 to realize that if the "I" that was me wasn't enough, they could kiss my lily-white behind. It was personally empowering. They knew what I was capable of accomplishing, which wasn't always reflected in their "numbers." So, after blatantly refusing to follow a directive, I asked asked my new general manager if he wanted two weeks notice or if I should just pack up and and leave on the spot, he made me his personal go-to guy. He knew i was a "fixer." and more than a few things needed fixing. From that day forward, I was only expected to do what he asked me to do, which often aligned with my strengths. It was a very successful partnership and I enjoyed my new position.
    Alvaro Rojas
    11/07/2016 #31 Alvaro Rojas
    Awesome post. I believe we all identify with this at some level. Closely related to Emily Wapnick's concept for Multipotentialites: https://www.ted.com/talks/emilie_wapnick_why_some_of_us_don_t_have_one_true_calling?language=en
    Dale Masters
    11/07/2016 #29 Dale Masters
    #26 Thank you for the definition.
    Pamela 🐝 Williams
    11/07/2016 #27 Pamela 🐝 Williams
    Beautifully written and such a thought provoking post Irene! I don't know how I missed it last month.
    For myself, as a single parent I haven't really pondered the "I" for her entire life. It was always about her and that was a choice I made joyfully for she was new life, new hope, new beginnings. This year it no longer needs to be about her for she is now discovering her 'I' and it a wondrous thing to watch.

    For myself, I now understand the whole empty-nester dilemma. It's not about the doing for her, it's that in being a parent, especially a single parent because you 're the everything, you can lose all track of the 'I'. The old 'I' no longer fits, it's changed, the world has changed, and so you're on a whole new journey towards discovering this new 'I' that just doesn't seem to have a place...for the moment.
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    11/07/2016 #25 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    Me, myself and I - Handle with Care! Stunning post @Irene Hackett.
    Dale Masters
    11/07/2016 #24 Dale Masters
    At the risk of seeming a fool (which I really don't care about anyway), I must ask :
    What is your definition of a "high achiever"? More specifically, how much must a person accomplish to be in that category?
    I have a good friend who accomplishes so much than when I listen to what she's involved in, I want to lie down in a fetal position (no joke) and stay there until the exhaustion of just imagining all that she does goes away...in fact, I have done just this thing many times.
    Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    10/07/2016 #22 Margaret Aranda, MD, PhD
    #21 Great assessment, @Irene Hackett, one that @Ali Anani and @debasish majumder are sure to contemplate, too!
    Adam Read
    04/07/2016 #20 Adam Read
    #18 Hi @Irene Hackett. Your post reminds me of a discussion I had recently with a mental health practitioner about the concept of what used to be called having "split personalities." Now called dissociation, my argument was that some forms of it seems to be both necessary and normal to function in a diverse world. When we cannot trust one version of ourselves to handle the situation in front of us, it seems we have no choice but to adapt and become someone different.
    Adam Read
    04/07/2016 #17 Adam Read
    Great post, @Irene Hackett. There are probably many more I's than we are willing to admit, as we often must evolve and adapt to many environments.
    Milos Djukic
    04/07/2016 #16 Anonymous
    My pleasure @Irene Hackett :)
    Maja Vujovic
    04/07/2016 #13 Maja Vujovic
    So simple, so crucial, so glaring, yet no one sees it. What an encounter with a mirror awaits me in the morning! Thanks for this true keeper, @Irene Hackett.
    Dean Owen
    04/07/2016 #11 Dean Owen
    A worthy addition to Best Bees' Works Hive, @Irene Hackett's selection for the month of June.
    Brian McKenzie
    14/06/2016 #8 Brian McKenzie
    There will always be younger, smarter, faster, wealthier, thinner, stronger, more popular, taller, more successful and of course those that will leave you for them. Consider it a gift; they didn't belong in your life anyways.
    Rod Loader
    14/06/2016 #7 Rod Loader
    You are worthy because you breathe.
    You are wonderful because you smile.
    You are amazing because you dream.
    You are awesome because you love.
    You are enough.
    You are always enough.
    © Rod Loader
    Zack Thorn
    13/06/2016 #3 Zack Thorn
    The eternal struggle of man or woman. To master ones Ego. Who will champion on any given moment, emotion or intellect ? If we are the sum of our past, will we let it rule our future?
    Sara Jacobovici
    13/06/2016 #2 Sara Jacobovici
    Thank you @Irene Hackett for a thoughtful and thought provoking piece. Of course you are touching on the core of any discussion and that is identity. I use the word core because I feel that ultimately that is who "I" is; an innate potential that grows and develops through the interaction with self(internal), others and environment (external). We form meanings from experiences and that shapes and forms who we are. For me, my "I" is a dynamic force or energy that is capable of choice; who I am when and under what circumstances. But at the end of the day, we remain a work in progress. Thank you for initiating this interesting discussion.
    Charles David Upchurch
    13/06/2016 #1 Charles David Upchurch
    Very thought provoking, @Irene Hackett.

    While I realize your questions were rhetorical, here's a nonesuch answer. You had to be your "ego I" because your accounting ear misheard the idealized "eagle eye" and your subconscious was convinced of the lie (until your conscious self caught up).

    Dr. Wayne Dyer said "we're not human beings having a spiritual experience; we're spiritual beings having a human experience."
  19. ProducerTanya Wasylewski
    Embracing the slow zone
    Embracing the slow zoneI don’t know about you, but this week I have been feeling a little low in energy and a bit emotional. This is in stark contrast to last week when I felt unstoppable and was operating at full-speed. The shift in how I was feeling came without warning...
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    Henri Galvão
    27/05/2016 #5 Henri Galvão
    Thank you for all these recommendations. I feel that journaling has been an excellent practice indeed
    Nancy Walker
    27/05/2016 #4 Nancy Walker
    Really inspiring article. I know i've certainly burned the candle at both ends before and it's really brought me down. Thanks so much for posting this Tanya.
    Justin Thomas
    27/05/2016 #3 Justin Thomas
    Really great article @Tanya Wasylewski. For the majority of today'society we live fast, too fast sometimes, and often we forget that the body gets exhausted(be it emotionally or physically)and needs time to recharge . I for one relish in taking a few moments a day to slow down and give into a few minutes where the everyday stresses are not welcome. To quote the incredibley wise Ferris Bueller - "Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." - Thanks for posting!
    Catalina Serrano
    27/05/2016 #2 Catalina Serrano
    One good thing to do is to let the emotions be, if we put them under the carpet they will never go!
    Lisa Lee
    27/05/2016 #1 Lisa Lee
    I agree @Tanya Wasylewski in order to continue, we have to stop! I mean, having some time for yourself and letting your feelings flow is sometimes the most positive decision we can make.
  20. ProducerRichard Scott

    Richard Scott

    27/05/2016
    10 Steps to Femmepowerment
    10 Steps to FemmepowermentFemmepowerment is such a big word. And for many of you, at the moment it is but an elusive dream. Many things can hurt our self-belief and make us feel less empowered. Think about our failures, disappointments, and all the painful moments of the...
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    NO one
    29/05/2016 #3 NO one
    #2 Yes, I experienced some coaching processes or transformation projects as the center where I went liked to call them. Being conscious and staying that way (even with fall backs every now and then) is one of the best things that I got from there. Another one is, that we can always learn something new about ourselves
    Richard Scott
    28/05/2016 #2 Richard Scott
    #1 Thank you Catalina. Yes, people operate very much on automatic behaviour (learned and programmed into the subconscious) so often people dont realise they're following bad behaviour patterns. Once you stir things up subconsciously, things settle into place much more easily.
    NO one
    27/05/2016 #1 NO one
    All of them very important tips to follow. I tried to organize them ir order of priority for me, I couldn't. they all have the same importance and I don't know why some seem so difficult sometimes to accomplish. Some days it's difficult of get out of the routine and automatic mode I guess. Thank you for all these well thought suggestions Richard
  21. ProducerCory Galbraith

    Cory Galbraith

    24/05/2016
    Why Being a Loser is a Great Thing
    Why Being a Loser is a Great ThingI did everything I possibly could to get the job. I had been through 3 interviews, all of which went well. My audition was well received. And I was told that I had made the short list. A veteran of the radio business, this was my chance to become a...
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    Pamela 🐝 Williams
    25/05/2016 #15 Pamela 🐝 Williams
    Absolutely @Lada 🏡 Prkic#14
    Lada 🏡 Prkic
    25/05/2016 #14 Lada 🏡 Prkic
    We humans are obsessed with winning, but the fact is we could be a winner or a loser at the same time. Life consists of many ups and downs. I've also experienced failures (and don't know anybody who didn't), but never thought of myself as a loser. It's only matter of personal attitude.
    Anees Zaidi
    25/05/2016 #13 Anees Zaidi
    A highly inspirations post.
    Anees Zaidi
    25/05/2016 #12 Anees Zaidi
    @Cory Galbraith a brilliant post. You have brilliantly shown the way to convert all 'losses' into 'gains'. Most of the time we 'lose' because we stop. On losing, a fear psyche overtakes us and stops us moving further. If we are wise and strong enough to cross this barrier, there is no stop going. I would love to share this post.
    Rod Loader
    25/05/2016 #11 Rod Loader
    Brilliant post and life attitude Cory. Thanks.
    Cyndi wilkins
    25/05/2016 #10 Cyndi wilkins
    This is such a great article @Cory Galbraith...and soooo true!! Even though it is very difficult to convince yourself of it at the time of death...By that I mean the end of your old life and your "new beginning"...Several years ago I experienced a perfect storm of events...Loss of a job...Loss of a relationship and my home...All wrapped up in one big "twister of fate"...Severe depression followed before my rise from the ashes...But the point is, it can be done...So my best advice to anyone experiencing loss is to allow yourself to grieve...It is NOT a sign weakness...It is a show of great strength to be driven to your knees and manage to rise again...
    Pamela 🐝 Williams
    25/05/2016 #9 Pamela 🐝 Williams
    Needed that tonight Cory! Thanks. I'm usually have a pretty positive outlook but like all humans I need a knock up side the head once in a while. Streep is one of favorites so I'm so glad you used her to draw me in!
    Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    24/05/2016 #8 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman
    I find this a very encouraging post, @Cory Galbraith. We should never give up and learn to move on from our setbacks. Where there is a closed door, there is an open window.
    Catalina Serrano
    24/05/2016 #7 Catalina Serrano
    Good post! When one door is closed, many others will be opened waiting for you. We should think that we don't have just this job or opportunity, we have many chances and many great opportunities​.
    Cory Galbraith
    24/05/2016 #6 Cory Galbraith
    #3 Thanks for the compliment Mamen.
    Cory Galbraith
    24/05/2016 #5 Cory Galbraith
    #4 Thank you Catalina.
    NO one
    24/05/2016 #4 NO one
    Our accomplishments are admirable but our ability to stand up after being shattered I think it is even more amazing. Inspiring buzz @Cory Galbraith
    Mamen 🐝 Delgado
    24/05/2016 #3 Mamen 🐝 Delgado
    The post I would have loved to write! By @Cory Galbraith!
    Mamen 🐝 Delgado
    24/05/2016 #1 Mamen 🐝 Delgado
    I absolutely agree with the idea of something much better is waiting for you, Cory! I've experienced that feeling and that reality so many many times in my life, I could set a mathematical formula about it... 😉
    And Meryl Streep is such a wonderful woman and actress!! Really inspiring. Thanks so much for the post! ✨
  22. Justin Schenck

    Justin Schenck

    24/05/2016
    {Podcast} BUILDING CONFIDENCE, OVERCOMING FEAR, AND GROWING YOUR ARMY WITH VINH GIANG
    Justin Schenck
    Building Confidence, Overcoming Fear, and Growing Your Army with Vinh Giang
    growthnowmovement.com This is an incredible episode with Vinh Giang. An entrepreneur, entertainer, coach and presenter. We dive in to Vinh having tough life choices at a young age. Choices we all may see as easy....
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    Justin Schenck
    24/05/2016 #3 Justin Schenck
    Thanks! Still trying to figure it out. But I'm enjoying it.
    Javier 🐝 beBee
    24/05/2016 #2 Javier 🐝 beBee
    Welcome to beBee !
    Justin Schenck
    24/05/2016 #1 Justin Schenck
    {Podcast} Amazing tips from international speaker Vinh Giang
  23. ProducerShivam Dhawan

    Shivam Dhawan

    21/05/2016
    My B2B Story (Burnout to Breakout)
    My B2B Story (Burnout to Breakout)I used to be an amazing person with a very creative and happy mind. Mostly working to create stuff and being happy about it. Always giving more effort than needed in my work. A JEDI in Action! But there came a point in the life where motivation...
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    mohammed khalaf
    21/05/2016 #11 mohammed khalaf
    #1 you welcome
    Ali Anani
    21/05/2016 #10 Ali Anani
    #8 As @NO one expressed my opinion I second her comment and meanwhile thank the author @Shivam Dhawan for contributing this lovely buzz.
    Shivam Dhawan
    21/05/2016 #9 Shivam Dhawan
    #5 Thanks Ken Boddie, Your name could have been Ben Kanobie :D just pun
    NO one
    21/05/2016 #8 NO one
    I loved the article now that I read it! Thank you @Shivam Dhawan a great outcome results from burning out and I'm sure that if we all change our mindset like you did when it happens, we can learn some great things and evolve into a much better quality of like and fullfillment!
    Shivam Dhawan
    21/05/2016 #7 Shivam Dhawan
    #2 Thanks @NO one thanks for having me. Hope to add and take value.
    Shivam Dhawan
    21/05/2016 #6 Shivam Dhawan
    #1 Thanks Javier, Have heard good things about you!
    Ken Boddie
    21/05/2016 #5 Ken Boddie
    Interesting post. You had my interest at Star Wars. Obviously you don't need a light sabre to cut through the fog of burnout. As you say, from time to time we may need your 5Rs to leave the dark side behind. But if we really can't reconstruct, repair or rekindle our thirst for what we are doing, then perhaps we need to jump ship and re-incarnate ourselves? May the force be with you.
    Shivam Dhawan
    21/05/2016 #4 Shivam Dhawan
    #3 True... with my contributions I was the youngest innovation champion in the vertical and was properly rewarded with opportunities. However misfortune comes unexpectedly and from unexpected sources at times. My problem came to be when the client wanted to retain me against my wishes of growing to a better tool, technology and project.
    mohammed khalaf
    21/05/2016 #3 mohammed khalaf
    If you show that you like the way the company works, your boss and your boss's bosses will be happier to make you an important part of it
    NO one
    21/05/2016 #2 NO one
    @Shivam Dhawan it is so good to see your first buzz! keep them coming
    Javier 🐝 beBee
    21/05/2016 #1 Javier 🐝 beBee
    Thanks for sharing it ! Welcome to beBee !
  24. ProducerTanya Wasylewski
    On gratitude
    On gratitudeA few weeks ago I found myself complaining to someone about the lack of beach destinations on our itinerary* for a year. ‘I love the beach, I was looking forward to a year of waking up and having morning swims’. On-and-on I went. And then I...
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    Tanya Wasylewski
    26/05/2016 #13 Tanya Wasylewski
    #7 Glad you enjoyed it!
    Tanya Wasylewski
    26/05/2016 #12 Tanya Wasylewski
    #10 Unfortunately I don't have much detail about the picture—discovered it on a stock photo website.
    Chas ✌️ Wyatt
    22/05/2016 #10 Chas ✌️ Wyatt
    @Tanya Wasylewski, "Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted." ~Aldous Huxley. I am curious about that object in the picture you posted. Do you know anything about it? Thanks.
    Mohammed A. Jawad
    22/05/2016 #9 Mohammed A. Jawad
    One who shows ingratitude towards humans cannot be grateful unto the Almighty Lord!
    Cyndi wilkins
    21/05/2016 #8 Cyndi wilkins
    Another "gem" on gratitude...
    Cyndi wilkins
    21/05/2016 #7 Cyndi wilkins
    What we focus on we create...Raising our awareness as such is the first step in taking responsibility for the role we play in creating our experience of life...Thank you for a very enlightening post Tanya;-)
    NO one
    21/05/2016 #6 NO one
    Oh! Remote Year! I've heard so much about it, I hope you're having an amazing time. Great buzz to start @Tanya Wasylewski!
    Ken Boddie
    21/05/2016 #5 Ken Boddie
    We're happy you're happy,
    Complaints we deplore,
    Welcome to beBee,
    Please blog here some more!
    😄
    Dean Owen
    20/05/2016 #4 Dean Owen
    I am grateful you made it to beBee @Tanya Wasylewski. Enjoy your trip!
    mohammed khalaf
    20/05/2016 #3 mohammed khalaf
    Good idea
    Marisa Valdez
    20/05/2016 #2 Marisa Valdez
    Lovely idea. I will follow you on your trip, keep us updated.
    Regards
    Javier 🐝 beBee
    20/05/2016 #1 Javier 🐝 beBee
    Welcome to beBee !
  25. Lori Boxer

    Lori Boxer

    18/05/2016
    Thinking about ruffling a few feathers in your next blog post? Here are 11 bloggers who did that with great results, including a gem of a 'crude' post that racked up over 200,000 Facebook page likes.
    Lori Boxer
    11 Blog Results That Defy Conventional Wisdom
    www.jeffbullas.com Have you ever wanted to go a bit crazy with your blog strategy? You know, try something a little left of center to see if it...
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