The Happy Mayor

At 88 years old, Hazel McCallion is mayor of the Canadian city of Missiauga and has been elected 11 times. This former professional hockey player presides over a city with no debt and enjoys a 91% approval rating and has no plans to retire. “There are still challenges for Missiauga,” she said, “and I wouldn’t know what I’d do.” Click here to watch the whole video.

Finding Blessings In Adversity

Marnie Pehrson turned her dream of leading a women’s retreat into reality and learned some valuable lessons along the way. Getting to the root of a problem, practicing forgiveness and taking time to pray are just three of the 30 lessons she’s learned.  Click here to read the whole article.

Embracing Procrastination

Procrastination is natural, and we shouldn’t feel guilty about it, says business coach Tanveer Naseer. The trick is to productively procrastinate. Recognize that you might not be mentally ready to work on that pressing project and use that time to refresh, retool and rest. Click here to read the whole article.

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