Does thinking about death clarify your life?

Here is a very interesting post from Pamela Dale in my Live Powerfully Group on Linked In. She says, “Thinking About Death Clarifies Your Life.  Many of us have the hidden fear that we are wasting our lives. But there is always tomorrow right… Usually the threat of death makes people a lot more […]

Join me at the 2013 Catapult Your Career Virtual Summit Jan 21-31

I am excited to share that I will be speaking along with 19 other career experts at this 100% no-cost tele-summit.  You know that I only participate in the highest caliber events and trainings and I think you’ll get real value from this one. We will all be sharing our best strategies and tactics for […]

Today’s Daily Om (repost) on Common Courtesy

Small Gestures Make a Big Difference Common Courtesy by Madisyn Taylor Common courtesy is a small gesture that makes a big difference and should be practiced as often as possible.We often feel that we don’t have the time or energy to extend ourselves to others with the small gestures that compose what we call common […]

Broadcast of MJ Interview on 97.7 FM in the Berkshires.

Happy and healthy New Year to everyone! I am excited about the year – especially as it is a ’13’ in 2013. You know from my prior post that 13 is a lucky number for me. How about you? To kick off the year I did a radio interview on a local radio show that […]

Attitude of Gratitude

Gratitude Napkins Frank’s Diner was once an energized, thriving business, a favorite spot for locals and tourists alike in the scenic New England town of York Beach Maine.  But when the economy hit a brick wall, Frank found it more and more difficult to hold onto his trademark, cheerful smile. One day, Frank caught a glimpse […]

Never too old – an inspiration at 99

Just wanted to share a short video of my wife’s grandfather. Nono Beppi Serenading his Woman He is 99 years old and still going strong. in this video he is serenading his young wife (91) on their 70th wedding anniversary. I think I’m going to start taking naps after lunch, have a shot of Grappa […]

A note from one who cares

The Charles Schulz Philosophy The following is the philosophy of Charles Schulz, the creator of the ‘Peanuts’ comic strip.You don’t have to actually answer the questions. Just read the post straight through, and you’ll get the point. 1. Name the five wealthiest people in the world. 2. Name the last five Heisman trophy winners. 3. Name the […]

Radio Broadcast Now Available: Create A WakeUp Call On-Demand

This past Sept 11, a day that you know has incredible meaning for me (and all of us) I spent an hour joining Katana Abbott on her radio show talking about: – How to create a WakeUp Call for yourself…on demand. – Principles for Waking Up and Living Powerfully starting today. – Easy and powerful […]

Thank you to Project Empowerment

I just finished spending a great hour with Kathleen. She was a terrific host and we explored some thoughtful topics from my book and about living powerfully. The link is posted on the Blog Talk Radio link. Project Empowerment – Mike Jaffe Hope it lights a fire…   Project Empowerment – Mike Jaffe Project […]

How Important is Effort?

I talk a lot about Falling Down and the importance of redefining success to include the effort and the experience itself. Within our various worlds, most of the time we are graded on the results we drive and not the effort. Try telling your spouse, “Sorry honey – I tried hard to get to the […]