Wouldn't life be a lot more interesting and rewarding if you could just be a little more fearless? Easier said than done, right?
The alternative, however, is staying in your comfort zone which may be limiting, or even strangling your life. So, how can you work to overcome fear, step out of your comfort zone and live your best life?
Let me assure you that there's a brave and bolder person lurking inside of you, and all you need to is bring her out to play. As I always say, "confidence is...
Recently Thrive Global asked it's contributors to share some career advice, lessons learned, and alternative choices we would have made about our careers in retrospect.
I shared what I would have done different in college and how I would approach those formative years today.
You can read the article in it's entirety below:
Live, laugh and unapologetically shine,
It's been seven years since I left my full-time job as an Associate Dean of Student Development and Associate Professor of doctoral research and studies. While my first business venture started out as a side-hustle, I quickly realized that my true path and calling was in the entrepreneurial world.
Over these past seven years I've learned a lot about business, myself, and what it takes to run a successful venture. While my focus and mission has evolved, the habits I've developed have only...
Do you have a clear vision of where you're heading with your life, career or business? Are things you've been wanting to do, accomplish, start, master, acquire or achieve? If you've struggled year after year in meeting your stated objectives, my guess is you've not done a vision board.
If there’s one thing that keeps people stuck, it’s a lack of clarity.
Want to quit your soul sucking day job in favor of the freedom of self-employment, but you...
Professional associations are a major asset when it comes to staying employed and developing a more rewarding career and in building your business. Whether you're seeking to expand your network, speak at conferences, advance your knowledge, or find a mentor, joining and being active in professional associations can prove beneficial.
There are a myriad of organizations out there, some with thousands of international members and others that are localized and smaller. Consider visiting a few of...
There's no such thing as failure. Everything that happens is an opportunity for learning, for growth and the opportunity to unveil hidden talents and strengths.
Did you know that Thomas Edison failed 10,000 times before he created the light bulb. Richard Branson dropped out of school at 15. Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team and missed over 9,000 of his shots. Walt Disney's editor fired him for lack of creativity. Anna Wintour was fired from her first job as a...
You've heard the term, "work smarter, not harder" right? Well, what if you could actually make that happen?
The Perato Principle has already taught us that roughly 80% of our results come from just 20% of our work. Using this rule the first thing you can do is to cut time from areas of your life that aren't producing. Time wasters like getting lost on YouTube or Facebook, saying yes to activities that don't contribute value, or tasks that are outside of your...
Ok, raise your hand if you're still using a manual toothbrush?? If so, then you'll really want to pay attention to this post.
You may be wondering why I'm talking about dental care and toothbrushes? February is heart health month and on social media recently I shared a story about a scare I had that took me to the emergency room. Since heart disease is the number one killer of women, I want to talk about a major contributor....gum disease.
Gum disease has long been...
Your fashion choices can help you achieve your goals. That's where Fashion Feng Shui® comes in.
Everyone makes resolutions this time of year but you need to either create a vision board or set a word or theme to guide your actions and intentions for the year. Adding to the energy of these words, you can also use your wardrobe to support you in these endeavors. By leveraging the elements of Water, Wood, Fire, Earth, and Metal into clothing and you can use your wardrobe for not only...
Here we are at the beginning at another year. All around me I see and hear people talking about resolutions and changes they're going to make this year.
However, when I hear resolutions I'm left with wondering why have you chosen that resolution, how does it fit into the larger plans for your life and business, and how will you accomplish the task?
The answers to these questions will accelerate your vision and dreams.
I used to make resolutions every year...
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