Another start to another year – how will this one be different?

By Lisa Sansom / January 3, 2014 / 0 Comments

Welcome to 2014. January always holds such promise – a new year, new resolutions, new determination and new goals. Everything looks bright and shiny and easy – but then watch what happens in February and how the gyms empty out. How will this time around be different? I escaped some of the new year’s hype […]

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How do we support each other?

By Lisa Sansom / December 12, 2013 / 0 Comments

Recently I was at a women’s networking event for the holiday season. We dined on fabulous food and networked, and then came the entertainment – us! Each table was given a booklet with many lyrics to many Christmas songs, and each table was given the option to sing. Well, I write “option” but what really […]

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Engagement through Post-It notes

By Lisa Sansom / August 27, 2013 / 3 Comments

The other day, I was doing work at work – weird, I know, but stay with me. I was manipulating a lot of different ideas, and the way I like to do this is with Post-It notes. One idea per note, stick them up on a big blank wall (or window, or white board, or […]

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Profit from the Positive – book review (and it's excellent!)

By Lisa Sansom / August 8, 2013 / 2 Comments

You know how, when you go away on vacation, there’s always a little let-down when you come back home? Sort of like “what will I look forward to now?” Well that feeling was completely gone when I went through the mail and found a copy of¬†Profit from the Positive by Margaret Greenberg and Senia Maymin […]

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Doing the best we can with what we have

By Lisa Sansom / July 12, 2013 / 3 Comments

There is a quote that is attributed to Zig Ziglar, motivational speaker, that starts like this: “Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph.” I didn’t even know this was a Zig Ziglar quote until I googled the phrase […]

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Update to the 51 free talks on positive psychology

By Lisa Sansom / March 29, 2013 / 2 Comments

Several people over the past few weeks have been asking me about how it’s going with the 51 free talks on positive psychology. The short answer: really well! The long answer is that it’s going so well that I haven’t had time to actually count where I’m at! So here’s the running total so far, […]

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