Inspired in Dubai…again

  "Gloria! Have you registered? Shall I pass by to pick you up?"   So says regularly my lovely fairy-maker Aicha enticing me to join her in one of the many events that inspire the residents in Dubai daily.   Today it was the turn to be wowed, again, by the government of Dubai... And I smile.   Today in Dubai Internet City where all the Broadcasting giants like … [Read more...]

Faith Saves Lives: Dubai Sets the Example

      When I arrived to Dubai the first time some 30 years ago, one could breathe safety and peace in the air; there was one hotel in Jebel Ali where one could go and enjoy fishing...and that was about it...   When I came in 2013 to talk about the importance of happiness at Dubai One TV and visit the Literary Festival as an author, it was truly a different … [Read more...]

Music: the Tangible Proof of the Natural Excellence within All of Us

According to the Human measuring spree, we are about to end a cycle of life, a 365 day period. Habit has it that we guide ourselves into the mood of recalling what we did and what we didn't do during that time, to set new goals, new expectations, new renewed and re-renewed vows that we might have not achieved...and so we try again and again to reach them...   "This year I will make … [Read more...]

Are you Happy in Dubai? From Sand to Grand

If you ever wondered about the magnitude of the power of a human being (and you are one of those...), come to Dubai and feel, just feel how that power is in the air...inflicting an irreversible positive effect on the air one breathes while being here. You simply feel happy in Dubai...   Yes. If you allow it, it will empower you if you decided to visit Dubai where our ruler HH Sheikh … [Read more...]

Commitment: Finishing What You Started

As we enter the seventh month of this year, I realize that I have not been posting what I have been living for a long time!   All my posts are still in my notes, for some reason, avoiding to leave my inbox, and I want to say sorry for not having been consistent in my postings...   This I must thank my dear friend Camie, an incredible communicator, writer, organizer, artist, … [Read more...]

Happiness and Success in Business? A Proven FACT!

It is my intense belief and experience that happiness is the way to keep your ROI rolling… and in my quest to research this fully, I have been following the steps of Tony Hsieh, CEO and Founder of zappos.com, an online fashion and shoes billion dollar sales company.   Just a year after he graduated from Harvard, he had successfully founded Link Exchange. He founded this company with … [Read more...]

The Power of Mom

This weekend has been so fantabulous, so extraordinary…in a different way: I had the opportunity to attend to Brendon Burchard’s Seminar Expert’s Academy in Santa Clara, California. And as well, I got to feel what is truly the power of Mom.   It is not the power she has over her kids to tell them what to do. Not at all. It has to do with the generational energy; if you go to the Far … [Read more...]

Are You Really Listening?

Hola! Last time I shared with you my perspective on how I know that I am NOT listening:   when one feels like advising the other party without being asked when one "shoulds" others into an action of our own preference   I find it very useful to keep in mind at all times the following phrase (I read it in the Emirates Airline inflight magazine):     "Be … [Read more...]

Are You Listening?

    We all know that lack of communication is at the root of all problems, including wars. Not listening thoroughly leads to all kinds of problems.     And one of the most efficient ways to achieve communication is LISTENING.   However, this is one of the most difficult actions a human being can undertake. It is the norm that humans like to be heard, … [Read more...]

Give What You Want to Attract!

  I arrived to the airport in sweet Beirut While the media was screaming so out loud "Bombs and terrorists have taken over Beirut Beware, don't go, be wise and do stay out!"   Just the night before I had strolled in the darkness The streets of Betrun in Lebanon's North farthest What joy to speak with the locals who invite us To enjoy the food of their most … [Read more...]