Craig Coppola

Suffering

Suffering

  Below is a great article on two topics we never tend to think about.  Suffering and Dying.  I originally typed this LIFEies after being in a car accident and having 3 fractured ribs, so there is the pain.  Couple that with all my athletic endevours, I know short term pain on a first name basis. Ha. Learning how to… Read more →

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Storytelling

We all love a great story.  Humans are actually wired for stories because that’s how information has been passed down from generation to generation.  We know this, yet we try to communicate on facts, features and benefits.  This is fine IF we put stories behind everything. Storytelling taps into a primal relationship with the brain, making way for emotion to… Read more →

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A Sincere Apology

Mistakes happen to the best of us, and believe me, I have had to apologize more than anyone I know.  I have learned (the hard way) how to make a sincere apology.  The way we apologize or respond to mistakes displays personal character and can be used to leverage growth, trust, and credibility within relationships. The first step is owning… Read more →

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Your Best Holiday Gift Ever

During this holiday season, we are all looking for gifts for our family and friends.  Let’s give ourselves the best holiday gift ever.  Spend some time with those friends and maybe make a new friend. Friends make your life fantastic. Below is a great way to look at the type of friends need in your life.  I never thought about… Read more →

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More On Sleep

I have been advocating for more sleep in my own life and on LIFEies for some time.  I put together a special report on the latest thinking about sleep. First—We don’t necessarily need more than 7-8 hours a night.  Watch the video below on the latest study regarding length. Second—Getting up with the sun is not necessary.  The last remaining… Read more →