Forward Thinking Reminders
By Mary J. Lore
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Mary offers to you gentle reminders and advice on how to manage your thoughts in everyday circumstances and how to deal with the challenges you face in practicing self-awareness, and being on purpose. The topics are chosen from questions raised by readers and workshop participants. You can log in at ManagingThought.com to blog each topic and enjoy the lively discussion of fellow readers that follows.
||Volume 13: Say No to Cold and Flu Season||Volume 13: Say No to Cold and Flu Season||12 10 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 12: Want Balance? How to Make that Goal Stick||Want Balance? How to Make that Goal Stick||16 1 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 11: The Pursuit of Happiness||In the workshops I do, whether we are discussing a life well-lived, a job well-done, a great relationship, a corporate culture, or a well-executed strategy, when we ask what is the essence of what we truly want, the answer is always happiness. Corporate l||9 1 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 10: Holiday Stress Management||With holiday plays and parties to attend, cards to mail, gifts to buy, baking to do, guests to prepare for, and a slashed budget to boot, you may find yourself tied up in ribbons. This Forward Thinking Reminder offers guidance on how to focus on the essen||9 1 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 9: Powerful Thoughts Vs. Positive Thoughts (and Why Affirmations Don't Work)||I often hear, I try thinking happy, positive thoughts, and it's just not working. Many folks say, Positive affirmations don't work. Remember the Stuart Smalley character on Saturday Night Live who made positive affirmations in the mirror? I do NOT want to||9 1 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 8: Focus On What You Want, Not What You Don't Want||You may have heard it said, "If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there." The results we achieve - bad, good, or significant - depend on what we focus on in each moment. Focusing our time, energy or money on the wrong things in th||9 1 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 6: Why Worry: Using Thoughts to Your Advantage||The economic slowdown has many CEOs worrying about the fate of product launches, growth plans, even the survival of their companies. CEOs ask me, "If I worry, or focus too much on what could go wrong, is that the reality I create?"||9 1 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 5: The Power of Thankfulness: How to be Thankful in Difficult Times||With record unemployment, soaring prices, home foreclosures, and a financial market meltdown, it may feel like a tough time to be thankful. Yet practicing thankfulness is one of the most powerful ways of thinking to bring about a change in our circumstanc||21 11 2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 4: Thinking Powerfully||I have received a number of questions on how to resolve a conflict between positive thinking and thinking about what could go wrong. As one president of a company put it, “On the one hand, I want to be a visionary leader and talk about abundance and acc||21 11 2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 3: How to Make Resolutions You Can Keep||It's about that time when we begin to break the resolutions we made at the beginning of the year. For many of us, this happens year after year and some of us have gotten to the point where we don't even bother to make resolutions. This gentle reminder off||21 11 2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 1: Breaking Old Habits||Have you noticed that as you move into the holiday season, old, familiar patterns emerge? For example, when you get together with family and friends, do you revert to a certain dynamic? Perhaps you feel sad and alone at the holidays, or maybe you often ge||21 11 2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Volume 2: Choosing Our Intentions||As many of you may know, my husband died suddenly on January 5th of this year. This gentle reminder is dedicated to Gregg Simmons, the man of my infinite dreams.||21 11 2008||Free||View In iTunes|