When I was invited, back in December 2015, I had never heard of the organization. However, as I started to research them, it became apparent that the Osborne Association is making a tremendous impact in NY state. Here is their Mission Statement:
”The Osborne Association offers opportunities for individuals who have been in conflict with the law to transform their lives through innovative, effective, and replicable programs that serve the community by reducing crime and its human and economic costs. We offer opportunities for reform and rehabilitation through public education, advocacy, and alternatives to incarceration that respect the dignity of people and honor their capacity to change.”Read more...(371 words, 2 images, estimated 1:29 mins reading time)
In this 5th Episode, Allen answers a viewer’s question: “How do you tell the difference between a genuine dream and a pipe dream?” This is great, in depth information we can all use to gain a better sense of direction and purpose in our lives.
Here’s Episode 3 of my motivational youtube series, G.P.S. Here, I share 3 necessary steps to help you reduce the stagnant areas in your life so you can increase the likelihood of reaching your dreams.
How do you lead your life? Does hospitality trump talent or does talent trump hospitality?
We cannot underestimate this truth: how we treat each other matters. Yet, many of us live as if our talent and skill-set are more important than our hospitality – and by extension – our character. How does this belief affect the way we do business (both professionally and personally)?
Hospitality is defined as:
1. The friendly reception and treatment of guests or strangers.
2. The quality or disposition of receiving and treating guests and strangers in a warm, friendly, generous way.
A LACK OF HOSPITALITYRead more...(852 words, 2 images, estimated 3:24 mins reading time)