Tag Archive for Purpose

The Power of… ONE

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ONE. Can one person change the world? What will be your legacy? Whenever anyone says, “What can I do? I’m only one person,” I remind them of Gandhi’s insistence that personal change and the ability to bring about social change are linked. It starts at home with you. That is the essence of his often repeated quote: “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” For him, it wasn’t a trite statement; it was a responsibility of the living. The PWR – Purpose With Results philosophy is based on discovering your own Life Purpose and then inspiring others through it.

The Power of…THE X FACTOR

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THE X FACTOR. What sets you apart from others? What do you add to the world that is outstanding or just different? Does your business have a unique competitive advantage? What is your X Factor? Think about this scenario: two entrepreneurs have similar backgrounds, pretty much identical business proposals, and exposure to the same professional network and one of them secures funding and becomes a success while the other struggles. One seems to attract “luck” while the other doesn’t.

The Power of… BOLDNESS

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BOLDNESS. Are you hiding out waiting for life to happen? Do you let fear or doubt hold you back? What bold moves will you make this year to live authenticity? My Mom’s cousin, Juanita Jeanette Lindsey, died in Harlem at the age of 71. On the surface, Jeanette appeared to live an ordinary life, yet her everyday boldness made her extraordinary.

The Power of…

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Welcome to “The Power of…” column – part of the Power Living® Empowerment Series. Since it’s inception in April 2003, Dr. Terri Kennedy has written over 70 editions.

On Fire

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of leading a workshop on “Finding Your Life Purpose” for the Youth and Young Adult Revival at Abyssinian Baptist Church in New York. The theme for the weekend event was “This is Why I’m Hot: On Fire For Christ.” I was joined by other speakers including guest preachers, Reverend Elizabeth…

Day 2: Live on Purpose

Welcome to Day 2 of 40 Days to Power Living! Today, as we go through this week of taking stock, we’re asking the question: Are you living a purposeful and authentic life? It relates to Power Living Principle #1: Live on Purpose. What does living on Purpose mean to you? How much time do invest…