Trust By Connecting The Dots…

(Reprint from Authentic Success Newsletter) "Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backward. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something — your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever."  -Steve Jobs, Stanford Commencement Speech, 2005 Have you noticed … Continue reading Trust By Connecting The Dots…

2020. The Year To Reflect And Recalibrate.

(reprint from my weekly newsletter, Authentic Success) Success today requires the agility and drive to constantly rethink, reinvigorate, react and reinvent." –Bill Gates2020 is the year for individuals and organizations to become more flexible, agile and adaptive. These same qualities are the #1 priority CEOs look for when evaluating new team members, according to the 2018 IBM … Continue reading 2020. The Year To Reflect And Recalibrate.

How to Be the Best Version of You

Genuinely successful people measure themselves by what they can do – not what they have. Mindset is a set of attitudes and beliefs that govern all of our perceptions and behaviors. If we are not consciously shaping and molding our mindset, events and other people influence it without our discrimination. Are you willing to trust … Continue reading How to Be the Best Version of You

The Power of Awe

Can awe make you happier, smarter and less time-crunched? We often don’t think about awe until we experience it. If you have ever witnessed the vastness of the Grand Canyon, watched an inspiring performance or listened to an astronaut speak of the Earth from the vantage point of hundreds of thousands miles away in space, … Continue reading The Power of Awe

Leadership Begins From Within

Many people are trying to be better leaders. What’s the secret? Are better leaders created or are they just natural? Much leadership development focuses on how to lead change, foster collaboration and develop an effective leadership style, all crucial to leading a large organization, a business unit or a small entrepreneurial team. However, before jumping … Continue reading Leadership Begins From Within

Never Let Stress Get in the Way of Your Success

Stress has been a part of everyday life since the dawn of humankind. Successful people know how to use stress to their advantage instead of letting stress use them. They cultivate a sense of balance by taking a big-picture view of stress. They learn to focus and take action on the internal changes needed to … Continue reading Never Let Stress Get in the Way of Your Success

Unlucky? 5 Qualities That Will Change Your Luck

Good luck is defined as success brought about by chance rather than through one’s own actions. According to a recent Scientific American article, research suggests that our success may be influenced more by luck and opportunity than we believed in the past. Their findings suggest that where you were born, the name you were given and … Continue reading Unlucky? 5 Qualities That Will Change Your Luck

Joyful Confidence for 2018

How do you want your life to be different in 2018? Would you like to ignite the enthusiasm and drive needed to make this year YOUR year to experience work and life on a whole new level?   As I reflect back on 2017, I am amazed at the desire and determination of the clients … Continue reading Joyful Confidence for 2018

Curiousity and Eagerness

The Chief Technology Officer of a medical devices company recently shared with me the two qualities she looks for in a potential new hire. Curiosity and eagerness. Her belief is that hard skills can be learned and refined along the way. However, natural inquisitiveness and enthusiasm were harder to acquire. I agree wholeheartedly. I also believe … Continue reading Curiousity and Eagerness