Do You Ever Complain About Your Day? Here’s a way to get better at also noticing more of the good

Notice the good, The Positive Edge

When you get home from work, do you ever vent or complain about your day?  Maybe you had to deal with a difficult customer, or there was a frustrating meeting, or you just had too much to do. It’s normal for us to remember and to share all the bad things that happened to us…. Read more »

How Can You Not Like BINGO? Use this tool when you feel judged for your preferences

name it to tame it, The Positive Edge

Have you ever observed (or been part of) a conversation that went something like the one below? Pick any topic. This example uses playing BINGO as the point of discussion, a rather neutral topic compared to others that may be loaded with more emotion. “I don’t understand how you can like playing BINGO! It’s incredibly… Read more »

The Best Present You Can Give this Year – Be the positive influence

positive influence The_Positive_Edge

Now more than ever, our friends and family are struggling with an overwhelming influx of negativity, whether it be in the news, social media, or face-to-face interactions.  We can either join them in this downward spiral, or we can be the one who brings a more positive mindset and shifts the conversation and the energy…. Read more »