The Juicery Blog

The Magic of Milestones

Today is a wonderful day for our family—my daughter Malia is graduating from Harvard-Westlake! I am incredibly proud that my daughter was lucky enough to attend and take advantage of the wonderful education that Harvard-Westlake School provides.  This milestone brings a sense of joy and pride that I want to share with all of you….

The Genius of Empathy & Compassion

In business, we often think logic and intellect are the keys to success.  While these qualities are undeniably important, I believe having heart is where true genius lies.  Empathy and compassion aren’t just niceties; they’re powerful tools that can transform our interactions, decisions, and overall success.  By nurturing empathy and compassion, we create more understanding…

The Architect of Fortune

“Each man is the architect of his own fortune.” I love this quote. In Latin it’s: “Faber est suae quisque fortunae” and is a powerful reminder that we are the primary drivers of our success or failure.  This quote is often attributed to Appius Claudius Caecus, a Roman politician known for his remarkable achievements despite…

 Finding Joy

Today, I’d like to share a thought-provoking quote from Anne Lamott that I recently stumbled upon: “Peace is Joy at rest. Joy is Peace on its feet.” Anne Lamott’s words remind us that joy should be a constant and active presence in our work lives. It suggests that joy, when active, moves us forward and,…

Breathe & Begin

Last week, I had the incredible opportunity to record a live podcast in Singapore for the Entrepreneur’s Organization Wonder podcast. This experience brought me back to 2015, a time when I was engulfed in hesitation and procrastination—doing everything but actually recording my podcast episodes. Back then, I found myself endlessly reading reviews about quick equipment…

The Trance of Unworthiness

In my ongoing journey through the Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Certification Program (MMTCP), I recently re-listened to a talk by Tara Brach that profoundly resonated with me.  Her exploration of the “Trance of Unworthiness” sheds light on deep-seated beliefs that can hinder our personal and professional growth.  This month, I’m eager to share these insights and…