Our Moral Compass: Your Focus Should Lie In What You Have, Not In What You Don’t

“If you concentrate on what you have, you will always end up having more…If you focus on what you don’t have, you will never, ever, ever have enough.” -Oprah Winfrey      One of Aesop's famous fables was The Dog and the Shadow. The story is about a dog that is walking home with a piece … Continue reading Our Moral Compass: Your Focus Should Lie In What You Have, Not In What You Don’t

Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 132): Take Action

Welcome to the Our Moral Compass Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 132): Take Action

Our Moral Compass: What Life Is All About

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” -George Bernard Shaw      Finding yourself versus creating yourself. Both are important but only one at the end of the day or at the end of your life will help you to leave your mark on the world. Playwright George Bernard Shaw reminds us … Continue reading Our Moral Compass: What Life Is All About

Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 131): The Keys To A Good Relationship

Welcome to the Our Moral Compass Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 131): The Keys To A Good Relationship

Our Moral Compass: Know When To Say When

“We have to say it’s ok to be angry. It’s not all right to be violent.” -Maxine Waters      Emotions play an integral part of anyone who is living and breathing. As the official definition of emotions reads it is a natural instinctive state of mind deriving from one's circumstances, mood, or relationships with … Continue reading Our Moral Compass: Know When To Say When

Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 130): Freedom

Welcome to the Our Moral Compass Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 130): Freedom

Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 129): What We Must All Learn

Welcome to the Our Moral Compass Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 129): What We Must All Learn

Our Moral Compass: What Stands In The Way Of Change

“Not everything that’s faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed that is not faced.” -James Baldwin       In Michael Jackson's song Man in the Mirror his underlying message is that if we want to make the world a better place we need to look in the mirror and make that change. Essentially … Continue reading Our Moral Compass: What Stands In The Way Of Change