November 12, 2013

6 Ways To Participate In The Next Office Meeting

  Have you ever been to a meeting where everyone just sits around a table? No coherent conversations take place because everyone is working on something else. Laptops are out. Cell phones are on. And no one is even paying attention to the topic at hand. Afterwards, you feel like the meeting was a waste and wonder why it was even scheduled.     Does this sound like your last meeting? Did You Participate in […]
November 7, 2013

Confidence Coaching Success with Debbie Jacobs

“Suzanne, you really transformed my life. You’re the best, really. I set out to work on my confidence specifically and came across Suzanne and Absolute Confidence. Suzanne transformed my life. She absolutely knows about confidence on a masterful level and chips away at the barriers while being empowering at the same time. Absolute Confidence is representative of what can be accomplished working with Suzanne. She’s absolutely great!” – Debbie Jacobs Tweet Share this:Facebook
November 5, 2013

“Hallo-Wiener” Dachshund Meetup

    On Saturday, October 26th we went to Trout Lake Park for The Annual Vancouver Dachshund Hallo-Wiener Meetup.   I’ve never seen anything like it, about 60 super cute Doxie’s almost all of them dressed up –some in super creative costumes! 🙂   I just had to share some pics with you…     Tweet Share this:Facebook
November 3, 2013

Howl-O-Ween Party at The Woof Dog Lounge & Spa

My furry son and I went to this super fun doggie party for a Halloween celebration. What a great group of people, with very creative costumes for their dogs –so cute! DeeOgee won a BIG gift basket for 1st place for his “Woody The Wiener” costume 🙂 Thank you to The Woof Spa Team  ~ Check out their site here   Tweet Share this:Facebook
November 2, 2013

Hunching Over Your Smartphone Is Draining Your Self-Confidence

New research from Harvard Business School shows that typing on tiny devices can make you feel less confident. Compared to people who spent a few minutes working on small, tablet-sized devices, those who typed on regular desktop computers were nearly twice as likely to speak up during an experiment that tested assertiveness. The desktop users also spent about 30% less time waiting meekly during a follow-up test that measured power and self-confidence, the research shows. […]
October 26, 2013

10 Life Lessons People Must Learn Before Turning 30

    1. Money will NEVER solve your real problems Money is a tool; a commodity that buys you necessities and some nice “wants,” but it is not the panacea to your problems. There are a great many people who are living on very little, yet have wonderfully full and happy lives… and there are sadly a great many people are living on quite a lot, yet have terribly miserable lives. Money can buy a […]
October 21, 2013

“Shrinking Women” poem by Lily Myers – (CUPSI 2013)

  Lily Myers, performing for Wesleyan University at the 2013 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational.   She speaks of the pressure women feel to take up less space, to be small, to be quiet, and to eat very little. “Women in my family have been shrinking for decades.” “You have been taught to grow out, I have been taught to grow in. You learn from our father how to emit, how to produce, to roll […]
October 14, 2013

The Power of Gratitude; a powerful video on being thankful

Happy Thanksgiving to You! Here’s a beautiful video that I hope you enjoy as much as I do… Tweet Share this:Facebook
October 12, 2013

Hiking Up Cypress Mountain to Eagle Bluffs

A beautiful late summer day, the weather was gorgeous, so a couple friends and I decided to go for a nice long hike up Cypress Mountain. The hike starts at Cypress Mountain’s downhill ski area and then up the side of Black Mountain. Which is a new trail that was  developed in 2004 that is very well maintained, but really steep in some places. There are dozens of beautiful ponds and smaller lakes, as well […]