the power of positive …

the power of positive …

I was looking at the mandate,mission statement, etc of the Pet Professional Guild the other day. Lots of really great stuff in there. It got me thinking. My life with dogs horses and people have continually reinforced the power of positive. Learners rarely, if ever,...
My Brain Might Just Explode

My Brain Might Just Explode

Just finished a great weekend of learning and have LOTS to share but this representation of something Sally taught me a long long time made so much sense to me I had start with this chart. If you consider your dog and then consider you  you will see that you could add...
Building a work ethic ….

Building a work ethic ….

What could I learn from Sally and her marvelous work ethic? Persist, Focus and Do it must be her mantras. Persist. Sally fundamentally believes that there is always a way to get it done. She’ll take a break and do something else but she doesn’t forget the...
Friday Night Musings …

Friday Night Musings …

Still feeling pretty good about the intention demonstrated last weekend. Ran hard, ran fast and had fun. A replicable feeling I know screening homes for the baby and hating every minute of it fully expect she’ll be gone as early as...
that mental management thing … again

that mental management thing … again

I’ve been doing some coaching lately in sports that are not in my comfort zone … one of my responsibilities at work is now the co-curricular program at the school (events that take place outside the classroom). Trying to get up to speed fast involves a...