From Success to Significance - Living a Legacy

This is an idea which is receiving a lot of attention these days. Included in the conversation is the word legacy. I saw a definition of legacy recently; “It’s what people say about you when you aren’t around.” It doesn’t have anything to do with death! More like, it’s important to give them something good to talk about. (Speaking of something to talk about, above is a photo of me telling ghost stories for Halloween. Boo!) Being significant, in my mind, is all about doing something for others without expectation of admiration, gratitude, reward, or results.

For me, the parallel rail idea I use in my workshop illustrates reality closely. One rail of the train track represents our human journey, while the other represents our spiritual journey. The second rail is there whether we choose to acknowledge it or not - it’s what keeps us balanced, and our “train” on track! The more we acknowledge the spiritual aspects of our lives, the...

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