Have you ever mistaken an insult for a compliment? It sounds nice but it really isn’t meant to be flattering at all. I overheard him say it, “Oh man, she is really low maintenance.” I thought he meant I was humble… next to Godliness. Nope. What he was actually saying was that I did not value myself and it showed in the way I presented myself to others. His opinion was that I did not think taking care of myself was worth the effort. Um, that’s not a compliment. And the truth is, he was right. All the years of [...]
Shyness can hold you back if you don't know how to overcome it. Susan K. Younger, a shy, tall, clumsy, smart girl growing up in Iowa, heeded the wisdom of her mother and learned to speak up and show the others who she really is. In this feature interview, we discuss the tools and support that helped her challenge herself, unlock her hidden confidence, and create success in her life. Susan explains that you too can develop the confidence to build connections that move you forward in life.
Before you write down any goal, resolution or dream, set your intention first and then build your goals and dreams on top of it. Next, you take action. Intention followed by action creates powerful results. Read how one of my clients created big life-changing results in her life through coaching, accountability, intention and action. Your whole life can change with a wish!
Intention is a powerful tool to help you align with your purpose and create the life you really want. Nothing happens without it, not even wiggling your toes. Here's a three step process for putting the organizing power of intention and desire to work for you this year. To live your best life, you must overcome the enemy called confusion that kills your dreams. And, it's also important to connect with supportive, like-minded people who you can safely share your intentions and dreams and who support you in taking action to make them a reality.
You are on this earth for a divine purpose: to rise to your highest potential and to leave our world a better place to live, work, and love. Our purpose demands continuous improvement and a refusal to settle for mediocrity. Let your heart motivate you, engage others, and lead you to your greatest achievements.
It takes determination to make your dreams a reality. Nothing can take the place of it. So, how do you develop strong determination? It takes both commitment and practice. Here are three questions that will help you measure yourself against the standards set by the courageous heroes of previous generations. Your answers will not only strengthen your self-determination but also expand your self-concept and your vision of what is possible.
Living your best, most fulfilled life is a practice of saying "Yes" to your heart's deepest desires. That's not a selfish act; it is more like "self-also." You can't live the life of your dreams by always deferring your own needs in favor of others. In fact, there is a way to lead with a servant's heart and serve your interests too. Discover how you can break free from the box that limits your true potential by saying "Yes" to your heart.