While we may be dreaming of the perfect fit, created for us by a corporation - maybe the better fit is a career we design ourselves?
After watching the incredible Wonder Woman film, I’m reminded of the super-hero-power in each of us. We each posses the power of kindness, compassion, perseverance, justice-waring, and long-suffering. Wonder woman is our truest self.
You can be free to create simply for the love of creating. No more hiding in the fear-based excuses of “other people are better writers” or “what if this or that person doesn't like it?” Creating with fear based motives makes crap-work anyway. Laying down expectations may free your creative muse.
Feeling overwhelmed with your endless to-do list? Asking this question may help you clarify your priorities and enhance your quality of focus...
During a season of managing a concierge team at an international hotel, I learned quite a bit about connecting with people who speak completely different languages and communicate their desires in...well...interesting ways. Aside from the struggle of communicating with foreign speakers, using gestures and smiles, there was the constant challenge of navigating office politics, calming upset customers, [...]
After watching a compelling interview with Seth Godin, I’m beginning to question this idea of failure and ideology surrounding productivity. We’re all heard “Beyonce has 24 hours in a day…blah blah,” But here's the question behind the banter: what are we really waiting for? In regard to our life, I mean. If we have dreams and [...]
Has anyone ever asked you what you're passionate about? What if happiness isn't about your passion but living authentically created passion?
We're all familiar with the idea of "conquering" or "slaying" fear, but what if fear was there to help us? What if we could make peace with fear by simply acknowledging it and giving it it's place? Here, we will explore how fear can work in our favor...
When asked about your future plans... What’s your initial response? Do you have a tidy, bullet-point presentation to give in 30 seconds or less? Or do you impulsively begin rambling on, creating wide-eyed confusion? Whichever side you’re on, a holistic take to this question may help you resolve the "five-year-plan" conundrum. Instead of making plans, invest in discovering who you [...]
This mother’s day, I discovered a new appreciation for the beautiful dysfunction of the mother-daughter relationship. Not because the relationship with my mother is totally awful or adversely, the picture of love, but because I’ve come to truly appreciate the relationship with my mother for what it is; simply complicated. Much like what it is for most of us...