My One Word for 2019…

Since the end of 2013, I’ve taken on the task of choosing a guiding word for the upcoming year. The purpose of this is focus. My goal is to keep a word in front of me which will filter my actions and help to inspire my progress. When I started this process, I shared with…

A List Of Excuses For Snoozing Your Life

The alarm went off and she hit the snooze button. Then 9 minutes later, it went off again. BANG! One more time…SNOOZE! Then again, 9 minutes later, BEEP! And this cycle went on for about an hour. When she finally got out of bed, she was more tired than she went to bed. She’d spent…

5 Tips To Make Sure You Don’t Die While Speaking

I wasn’t sure if he could find his mouth. The microphone kept rapidly moving between his nose and his mouth. His words had a trembling sound to them and I just knew he didn’t want to be up there. Beads of sweat were starting to form right above his eyebrows and you just knew at…

Here’s Why I Don’t Want To Be Fearless

The minute you decide you want to do something better with yourself, you can be overwhelmed with 1.5 million personal growth articles online.  Some are helpful and there are a ton which just spew opinion intended to get a reaction.  That’s fine.  Everyone who wants to write should be able to write.  And everyone who…

How Leaders Can Turn Fear Into Trust

Fear…we hear about it or we experience daily in one way or another.  Either we fear something ourselves or there is something that has a fear of us.  When we talk about leaders of any sort, it’s the same.  There is either an internal fear, fear from others or both. Some of the most renown…