Success

James Donaldson’s Book Review – The Four Agreements by don Miguel Ruiz

This is absolutely one of my favorite books! I first read it may be 25 years ago, and the Four Agreements that it talks about, are agreements I have made with myself, and have worked really hard to implement them into my life, and I think I’ve done a pretty good job of it. Books […]

James Donaldson’s Book Review – The Law of Success by Napoleon Hill: From the Mastermind to the Golden Rule (in 16 Lessons)

Napoleon Hill, renowned for putting together several books about “success”, was actually, commissioned by Andrew Carnegie to go out and interview 500 successful business people on what they thought attributed to their success. This was way back in the early 1900s, over 100 years ago. One thing about “time-honored” principles, is that they never change. […]

James Donaldson Back Home From Recent Hospital Stay – June 28 2018

I just want to take a moment to say thank you so much to everyone for all of your expressions of love, support, thoughts and prayers to me for a speedy recovery. I just got back home yesterday, and will be taking it easy the rest of the week and through the weekend for sure. […]

James Donaldson Back in the Hospital – June 22nd 2018

                          Ouch!!! Last week I reported to you all, that I was hospitalized for surgery for a subclavian steal syndrome bypass. the surgery was a success overall, but as happens on occasion, complications sat in and I had some extreme swelling, inflammation and […]

10 Best Dallas Mavericks Draft Picks of All Time:

In every draft there are hits and misses. The Dallas Mavericks in recent history have been a victim to a lot more misses than hits but that doesn’t mean the franchise doesn’t have a pretty good history of drafting playmakers. If all goes according to their plan, the 2018 draft pick will be added to this list […]

How to Support a Friend With Mental Health Challenges by Katherine Martinelli (Presented by James Donaldson)

We rely on our friends for a lot of things, and that definitely includes providing emotional support when things are difficult. So it makes sense that teenagers struggling with mental health challenges would turn to their friends to vent, unload, and ask for backup. But it can be difficult to figure out when a friend […]

Suicide Rates Are On the Rise – What You Should Know

Suicide Rates Are On the Rise Greetings everyone and Happy Weekend to you; Wow, what a week it has been! Especially, for any of us that are having to deal with mental illness/mental issues/mental challenges. The high profile suicides of a fashion mogul, Kate Spade, and also of famed celebrity chef and adventurer, Anthony Bourdain, […]