Start getting real – stop trying to meet impossible expectations.Read more: Start getting real – stop trying to meet impossible expectations.
-Authenticity is working with your limits, not against them. I’m the first to admit I have very high standards for myself. So high that I had to do everything by myself for a while, just to be sure that anything that had my name on it would meet my perfectionist standards. It didn’t help that […]
Think like an entrepreneur to energize your work and life!Read more: Think like an entrepreneur to energize your work and life!
-Go from bored to fired up, right where you are. A few weeks ago, I attended a pitch night for entrepreneurs. Some ideas could have been better, but all the entrepreneurs shared one thing. They were on fire, excited about their company and how it could positively impact the world. Being an entrepreneur is not only about […]
Uncover your mind’s Saboteur that holds you back.Read more: Uncover your mind’s Saboteur that holds you back.
–Learn to engage your wiser side to succeed AND be happy. According to Shirzad Charmine, success and happiness don’t always go hand in hand. The author of the New York Times bestseller Positive Intelligence says that the human mind has two conflicting parts, the Saboteur and the Sage. (Think of the cartoon figure with a devil on […]
Everything has cracks, that’s how the light gets in.Read more: Everything has cracks, that’s how the light gets in.
-Let your imperfections guide you to your ultimate success. I love when I get inspired in the oddest places. Today I was at the dermatologist’s office for my annual check-up. I was also secretly thinking about asking him what he could do about the brown spots on my aging skin! While in the waiting room, […]
Why Authentic Leadership MattersRead more: Why Authentic Leadership Matters
We live and work in a world packed with so much information, we exhaust ourselves trying to separate fact from fiction. So, when it comes to our leaders and influencers, we want direction and guidance that is simple, clear and honest. According to The Leadership Challenge, Sixth Edition, based on 3 decades of research and more than 1.3 […]
How to Collaborate without Burnout.Read more: How to Collaborate without Burnout.
If you work in an organization, it’s highly likely that you have been asked to collaborate with others on a project. If you are in a leadership position, it seems that collaboration is the new competence and is key to the efficient use of the organization’s resources. There’s an old saying that there are two […]
The Power of Intentional Values.Read more: The Power of Intentional Values.
What makes an individual stand out in the workplace regardless of their level in the hierarchy? What gives an entrepreneur the tenacity to keep going despite setbacks? How does a person move forward confidently in their career despite a lack of experience? Clearly defined personal values. Does that surprise you? Values are the principles […]
Why Values Matter.Read more: Why Values Matter.
Values are our roadmap. They define what we believe is important for our work and our lives. They determine our priorities from an endless to-do list. Values are individual, inner guidelines for our decisions and actions. We all have values, whether we acknowledge them or not. Life is much smoother when we make an effort […]
How to Stay Flexible at WorkRead more: How to Stay Flexible at Work
In the fast-paced and dynamic nature of business, it can be a real challenge to stay focused and keep up. Our schedule and priorities are constantly changing as we scramble to stay nimble and ahead of the curve. How do our emotional struggles, which can range from a nagging fear of rejection or failure, anxiousness […]
Selective Is The New SmartRead more: Selective Is The New Smart
If busy is the new stupid then selective is the new smart.