Shannon Farris

Life Transitions: How Do You Handle Them?

By Shannon Farris / August 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

  According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, the definition of transition is “a passage from one stage, subject, or place to another”. Transitions can be abrupt, happening seemingly overnight or it can be a long and drawn out process. I have noticed recently that a lot of people I know are going through some type of […]

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The Habit of Listening

By Shannon Farris / May 31, 2018 / 1 Comment

  So let me paint a picture for you: You and another person are in a fight (significant other, parent, child, friend, etc). The two of you are going back and forth arguing about fill in the blank. In the midst of the argument, the other person talking is trying to make their point of […]

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How to Lead in the Wilderness: 4 Leadership Lessons from Moses

By Shannon Farris / March 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

  We have all been, or at some point will be, in a leadership role in our life. As business owners, you already have that covered. You are the leader of your business whether its 2 employees or 200. For those of you who may not be a business owner or a leader in your […]

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The Joy and Gift of Giving

By Shannon Farris / November 23, 2017 / 0 Comments

This is my favorite time of year. Once October hits, there seems to be a shift in the air. The anticipation and excitement of the holiday season, mixed with a little relief from the humidity and heat, brings new energy to me. With Thanksgiving being just a few days away, I am resisting the strong […]

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How to Find Rest for the Weary

By Shannon Farris / August 31, 2017 / 1 Comment

  It has been almost 3 months since I got married and I am quickly learning a lot about myself, my husband, and God. One of the many things that I am finding to be difficult for me is to rest. Between being involved in our church, spending time with both of our families and […]

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The Best Way to Respond to Rejection

By Shannon Farris / August 3, 2017 / 0 Comments

I was in 2nd grade at recess playing on the playground with all my friends. For some reason one of my friends convinced me to let her tell the boy I liked that I had a crush on him. So we both walked up to him and she announced it. His response? He laughed in […]

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How to Lead Your Business with Patience

By Shannon Farris / July 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

“My patience is running thin.” “My patience is up to here.” “Do not test my patience right now.” I cannot tell you how many times I have heard these phrases said in the setting of a grocery store, restaurant, church, etc. They are usually accompanied by a parent wearing a frustrated facial expression and a […]

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How to Develop an Attitude of Gratitude

By Shannon Farris / June 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

“Thank you” is one of the most common phrases used daily. Whether it is mumbled as someone opens the door for you or used to sign off at the end an email, we say it all the time. This phrase has become so habitual that often times we don’t realize we are saying it. What […]

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