The principles of Kwanzaa, a cultural celebration aimed at bringing African Americans together, can also contribute to building and reinforcing unity in the world. No one succeeds individually, and great things are never accomplished by one person. Even the smallest actions can make a big difference. Learn ways you can strengthen community in the world around you.
Living your best, most fulfilled life is a practice of saying "Yes" to your heart's deepest desires. That's not a selfish act; it is more like "self-also." You can't live the life of your dreams by always deferring your own needs in favor of others. In fact, there is a way to lead with a servant's heart and serve your interests too. Discover how you can break free from the box that limits your true potential by saying "Yes" to your heart.
It is an awesome feeling to realize your dreams, and even more exciting when your heartfelt desires contribute to others in meaningful ways. Kathi Palmer, a founding member of One Degree Shift, demonstrates how taking one small step out of your comfort zone opens you up for the next step. Her life has changed in ways she never imagined possible, and she is making a difference for others as she lives her dreams. You'll be inspired to reclaim your dreams too.
Prevention is key to when it comes to type 2 diabetes, and Pat Collins, trained pharmacist in the medical field for more than 20 years knows the steps to stop or delay diabetes now. Learn how to reduce your risk. It's never too late to start.
To find your path to greatness, you begin with an exploration to unearth your unique combination of skills, gifts, talents, abilities, interests – things you feel naturally drawn to. After that, you start to pursue those interests that bring you genuine fulfillment. Here are four simple questions that I ask One Degree Shift members to lead them to their best work and the difference they are meant to make.
You are here to live life fully and die empty. You are here to give your creative genius – the gifts and talents inside of you -- to the world. You are to lend your voice and best efforts to causes that matter to you. And, if you do this, you will die empty. Here are three ways to start you on your path.
Have you discovered your creative genius or are you living life trying to fit someone else's shoes? You have a unique song that plays in your heart, and maybe you've lost step with it, but it's still there waiting to be uncovered again. This creative expression is your truest self and brings fulfillment to your life, while inspiring those around you.