Having a family in your life, especially an extended family, can be a blessing. Many of us rely on the help of our parents, grandparents, and in-laws, to help us with baby-sitting, to support us through tough times, and to offer guidance and love when we need it the most.
What happens though, when we are faced with an aging parent or grandparent who needs our help, while we are caring for children? For the first time in history, there are more seniors than children. Plus, the number of potential caregivers are decreasing due to global mobility and decreasing family size. This results in a generation of people who care for both their children and their aging loved one,
known as the “sandwich generation”.
In a world where things are feeling increasingly out of control in many parts of the globe we are offered an opportunity to sit back, take stock and consider our own personal options in 2017.Read more
Whenever we are meeting with clients we are always asking what they have done in the past, what are they doing now, and what they want to accomplish. We usually end up in a discussion of wanting to do it all, but not knowing how much of what to do and how it can all relate. The answer to that is almost always to strive for effectiveness, impact and integration.Read more
Would you like to learn a practical, vital life skill that you may wish you had learned years ago? It can help you have greater success in your business and personal life.
In fact, if all two-year-olds learned it – there’d be more lifelong happiness in the world!Read more
Most of us give to causes that we deeply care about and usually the tax incentives are not top of mind when we donate to a charity. However, by having a strategic approach to your philanthropy you can substantially reduce taxes on your income and the estate taxes payable after your death.Read more