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Monday Move – Leaning in to Purpose

On June 11, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Leaning in to Purpose

There tend to be three kind of people in the world – rule-followers, rule-challengers (or breakers), and rule-followers who are rule-followers until they disagree with a rule or determine a rule doesn’t apply to them – in which case, they really just become rule-challengers (or breakers). There are people who…

Monday Move – Hanging On

On June 3, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Hanging On

Everyone has had circumstances in which he or she has felt stuck – and these circumstances may have lasted more than a moment.  Perhaps they became a season or maybe even the overall approach to life. It may be a job or a relationship or finances or health – but…

Monday Move – Surprising Question

On May 20, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Surprising Question

There are times when circumstances impact the level of certainty we have about things.  There are also times when circumstances impact the level of certainty we have about someone (sometimes even including ourselves).  Circumstances like these can often lead us to ask questions – sometimes even surprising questions. A first…

Monday Move – Belief & Unbelief

On May 13, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Belief & Unbelief

“Beyond a Reasonable Doubt” is a 1956 film in which a novelist, with the assistance of his future father-in-law conspires to frame himself for a murder in an effort to end capital punishment.  A remake of the movie was released in 2009 with the storyline of an ambitious reporter trying…

Monday Move – Emphatic Declaration

On May 6, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Emphatic Declaration

“Liar, liar, pants on fire” is a commonly used phrase directed toward someone who is believed to be lying.  The saying is part of a longer children’s rhyme that’s been around since around 1841 in some form.  There are different opinions about what follows the “liar, liar” line, such as the…

Monday Move – Simply Skeptical

On April 29, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Simply Skeptical

A skeptic is defined as “someone having the attitude of doubt.”  Most people know a skeptic in his or her life – or have at least crossed paths with one somewhere along the way.  If a skeptic is someone who has the attitude of doubt, it becomes important to look…

Monday Move – No Middle Ground

On April 22, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – No Middle Ground

Middle ground is a position where two opposing viewpoints can be agreed upon, often but not always even extreme positions, options, or opinions.  Middle ground is a place where extreme positions can be mediated and where most people can find agreement. There are times when the middle ground is beneficial,…

Monday Move – Come & See

On April 8, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Come & See

How to Influence People and Win Friends is a book written by Dale Carnegie published in 1936.  Having sold over 15 million copies worldwide, it is one of the best-selling books of all time.  In 2011, it was #19 on the most influential books list of Time Magazine. One of…

Monday Move – Slow it Down

On March 25, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Slow it Down

Ever had a conversation like this… “How are you?” “I’m so busy I don’t know if I’m coming or going.” Or maybe something like this… “How are you?” “I’m running around like a chicken with my head cut off.” As much as we like to complain about it, we tend…

Monday Move – Train for It

On March 11, 2019, Posted by , In CCC News, With Comments Off on Monday Move – Train for It

Imagine you are sitting in your home one day just kind of daydreaming about being at the elite level of your favorite activity.  Maybe you’re daydreaming about being a champion chess player.  Or maybe your daydream is about competing in the bobsled at the Olympics.  Or maybe you are driving…