Trials and Tribulations – Life Is Full of Challenges

Trials and Tribulations Continued...

I left off in my last post about the heavy equipment I ran which beat the hell out of me physically, so again, I had to look elsewhere... Life is full of challenges...too many sometimes...anyways, I finally got an opportunity to broker raw plastic materials. What? The only thing I knew about plastic was cups, silverware and Tupperware! My boss was a one lady outfit, but God Bless her, she taught me everything from the ground up. I did extremely well for about 2 years. The … [Read more...]

Trials and Tribulations – The Beginning of My Very Discouraging Road

The Beginning of My Very Discouraging Road

Now, when I become discouraged - frustrated - or ready to throw a temper tantrum because things just aren't going as planned, I quickly switch my mind onto Joni's "memory lane." I look back on all the challenges, trials and tribulations I've been through up to this point. Why would I do that? Because it keeps me grounded... it reminds me of how far I've come, what I've accomplished and where I need and want to be. Which is right here, right now sharing my story with you. I always … [Read more...]

Joni Up Close…

Joni Up Close...

I’ve always been a “people” person since I can remember, although I love my quiet time also. I love to make others laugh and too laugh as well - I like to debate a good subject - I like to inspire and I really care to hear other people’s stories. Many business Internet sites out there seem to stop short on getting to know the actual person who is behind the site for whatever reason . . . which sometimes probably isn’t such a bad idea. But I want my loyal readers not … [Read more...]