What is Holding Me Back?

Leadership Without Being in Charge

If I am only a passenger in the vehicle thinking I am the driver, I do not have the control I believe I have. If everyone is a passenger, while an unknown driver who knows our destination is driving, what is there to worry about? If the driver doesn’t know the destination why am I a passenger? If I am in one car on a train, where people are committed to one side of the car I ride makes all the difference in our destination, as long as the view from the side I am on makes me happy, confirms my belief, all is well. When I don’t like my view of the direction we are headed I may be tempted to switch sides believing that affects our destination somehow.

perspective2The squares and circles we use as excuses, arguments, justifications and beliefs never make any difference. Plato’s shadows on the…

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99 year record ISIS a prison of words

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Here is an email I have written to our local newspaper:

SIR 

Recently, the screening for volunteers and workers with Children in Alberta has under gone some huge changes.
Namely, ISIS which is a system designed to protect children from “UNSAFE PERSONS and or suspected UNSAFE PERSONS.
However, the investigations are not FAIR.  
For instance, I gave a child up for adoption who was born April 9, 1971.  Were I to be investigated for suitable of working with children the report will read as follows:
“May have been involved in an incident involving a minor child.“
There is no clarification, no explanation and NO opportunity for APPEAL.  
Were I a convicted criminal under the Justice System – I have an opportunity to have a pardon and the record is removed.   NOT so in the case of Child Welfare and their ISIS system.
Kindly investigate this situation and…

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Empire Avenue Navigation Guage #EAv-Blogathon

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Empire Avenue Navigation Guage #EAv-Blogathon

Empire Kred

Empire Avenue (https://www.empireavenue.com) has been probably best described as a “Social Media stock market” in which the EA currency, eaves, are invested, earned, given, and paid in the process of developing an Empire Avenue stock portfolio that pays dividends in eaves on a daily basis and pays even bigger dividends in the lasting friendships and amiable relationships that are developed with other players across the various platforms of social media in which interactions occur that includes Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, LinkedIn, YouTube, among others.

RonSidwell

You can read more of Ron Sidwell’s blog post here 

This is an entry in  Empire Avenue’s Blog_a_thon which takes place on 25th /29th July

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