setting goals

No Need to Hibernate All Winter
“Were you too busy on Super Bowl Sunday watching the commercials to notice that groundhog Punxsutawney Phil had emerged from his burrow? He saw his shadow and went back in to hibernate predicting that the blistery winter weather much of the country has been experiencing will last for…” Read More

GEMS for Working Moms
“Is your life an endless cycle, revolving around work and taking care of the kids? If so, you’re not alone. In a recent study by the Families and Work Institute, ½ of American women say they don’t have enough time to spend on themselves and …” Read More

Love Relationship Resolutions
“Now that we’re well into the new year, how are you doing with your New Year’s resolutions? Setting goals in the love department is just as important as losing weight or getting your finances in shape. So even though…” Read More

7 Tips on Keeping New Year’s Resolutions
“The idea of New Year’s resolutions is not really new. Setting new goals at the beginning of the year is now common practice, and the majority of these fall into three categories: lose weight, stop smoking, and start an exercise program. But even more common seems to be the tendency to…” Read More

A College Lesson for Parents
“When you dropped your kids off at college, were you the one dragging your heels? This generation of parents has been described as clinging, especially when they refuse to leave the campus. In fact, a number of college administrators…” Read More

8 Strategies to Turn Your New Year’s Resolutions into Reality
“Over two thousand years ago, the ancient Romans began the practice of making New Year’s resolutions when they named the first month after Janus, the god of beginnings.”… Read More

7 Lessons the Olympics Can Teach Boomers
“This summer, billions of fans watched athletes from around the world compete in the Beijing Olympics. Even with political controversy and global tensions running rampant, these diverse games reflected the delicate balance between reality and entertainment. “… Read More

New Year’s Resolutions for Sandwiched Boomers
“Are you like the millions of Americans who, year after year, make New Year’s resolutions that they don’t keep? Have you made a vow to lose 25 pounds, exercise four times a week or save monthly for your retirement? Noble goals – but do you keep “… Read More

How to Inventory Your Personal Assets
“Have you ever noticed how, at this time of year, there are lists and lists circulating? You can find a list of the 20 best films of 2006, the 10 worst dressed people, the 50 most interesting books. In addition to spending some of your spare time reading through these lists, how about taking some personal time to create your own list – of your 10 most important assets? “… Read More