I’m embarrassed about being ‘just a housewife.’

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Priscilla from Ghana says she knows being a housewife is outmoded but that’s all she wants to do. Is that a legitimate belief? Does she have an obligation to do something for society? Can this be a worthy dream or is it shirking responsibility? Episode #630 October 05, 2018 Hi, this is Dan Miller – and yes you’re listening to the 48 Days Radio show – where each week we take 48 minutes to dive into real life questions about finding your passion, deciding what kind of life you want to live – and then finding or creating work that allows … Read More

Are you the donkey or the merchant?

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Picture this scenario.  A businessman who is liked and trusted by his neighbors has been given coffee samples from 50 local farmers.  The next morning he loads up the samples in his cart behind his faithful donkey.  He dangles a carrot in front of the donkey’s nose.  The businessman is already thinking about all the orders he’s going to get from these delectable samples.  The donkey has no idea where they’re going or why – he doesn’t even like coffee; he’s simply following the carrot just in front of his nose.  At the end of the day, the donkey gets the … Read More

This is your last chance to make a good decision

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Questions this week: Is there an audience for my cat blog? If a 6-yr-old can do it, you can too. How can I stay positive with negative family members all around me? I’m a 28-year-old single mom, with one child.  Are there ways of becoming successful even after filing bankruptcy?Plus Good News and more questions. Cliff Feightner poem: You have to come up with a plan If you don’t want to just work for the man To upwardly move Your life should improve Start with you and include your whole clan Quotation: “All I do is eat and sleep. Eat and … Read More

How to cripple your kids

A Chinese university has set up a dormitory for overprotective parents. The University in Wuhan, in Hubei province, now has so many anxious parents hanging around that university authorities have been forced to convert their sports hall to allow them to sleep on the floor. A university spokesman said:  “They often can’t accept that their children have now left home and come to university. Sometimes they move to the local area for months offering to cook and clean for their children – and keep an eye on them.  We decided to act after finding some of the parents arranged to … Read More

Give yourself a raise – today

New York City cabdriver Oleg Roitman says his nickname is “The Human Computer.”  He asks his passengers – “Tell me the date of your birth and in less than a second I will tell you which day of the week you were born.”  To prove that his answers are correct, he carries a book with calendars from 1900 to 2020.  He says passengers often pay him double what the meter reads.  Studies show that waiters can boost their tips from 10 to 100 percent by doing any of the following: Lightly touching the customer Smiling at the customer Squatting next … Read More

The Eagles

I’m always thrilled when I see someone doing work – that is obviously their passion.  Work that is fulfilling – and profitable. Last night I had the privilege of attending The Eagles concert here in Nashville.  This is part of their amazing Long Road out of Eden tour.  Dave and Sharon Ramsey booked a suite at the Sommet Center and invited us to join them and a few other friends for this night of a lifetime of memories. I so often write about finding one’s passion and to see it in a bunch of 60-yr-old guys is not something you … Read More