Category: Managing life

  • Inner Journeys – Answer the Call to Conscious Leadership

    Watch the replay. We had a valuable discussion on Improving Access to Resources and Opportunity.

  • Toxic Positivity: Do We Have To Feel Bad for Feeling Bad?

    Do we have to feel bad for feeling bad? NO! Feelings are hard enough. I’ll also add that hurt people hurt people and sometimes when we’re feeling bad, we misdirect our feelings into words and actions we can’t take back. Then we feel bad for feeling bad AND making someone else feel bad. Fortunately, this […]

  • Can You Get To 10 Out of 10?

      I love rating scales because it can instantly bring awareness of gaps as well as increases in confidence, performance, and satisfaction. My clients sign off that their branded content, whether a résumé, LinkedIn profile, biography or cover letter is a 10 out of 10 before it becomes final. When I first start speaking with […]

  • Jon and Missy Butcher Bring Sexy Back

    Part 6 in the MindValley Reunion=Mind Blown series, which continues next week http://mylifebook .com/blog/jon-butcher-before-and-after/   The picture above is Jon Butcher at 29 and at 49. You may not recognize Jon and Missy Butcher, but I’ll bet you know what Precious Moments are. Jon’s father is the original artist, and Jon now runs that company […]

  • How to Be Honest About Interviewing for a New Job with Your Current Boss

    A client of mine is under extreme scrutiny at work. His company is bleeding talent and they are on high alert for critical people that they could lose. He, like me, has no poker face. He was confronted directly by his boss after we updated his LinkedIn profile. He found out with his answer whether […]

  • Alternatives to Medication for Anxiety and Depression

      Two weeks ago I spoke to job seekers about forming habits, and I would be remiss if I did not address the emotional and psychological obstacles we often face to forming good job transition habits, including depression and anxiety. Though I did not ask anyone to speak up if they were suffering from anxiety […]

  • The Last 2 of 7 Methods of Overcoming Self-Limiting Beliefs

      Have you taken the 7-day challenge to identify who is REALLY in control of your career decisions? Have you tried any of the first 5 methods I shared to overcome self-limiting beliefs? I would be very interested in hearing if you did, what results you found, and if you have found one that works […]

  • 5 of 7 Methods of Overcoming Self-Limiting Beliefs for Career Breakthrough, Part 2

      Don’t be too surprised to discover that there have been deep-seeded beliefs that have been making decisions for you. This is a blessing and a curse of our brain. The most important thing to realize is if these beliefs are serving our optimal growth or inhibiting it. I shared 20 limiting beliefs that I […]

  • 3 of 7 Methods of Overcoming Self-Limiting Beliefs for Career Breakthrough

    Last week I challenged you to find out who’s really making decisions – is it you or your subconscious belief system? If you found that like most people, including myself, somewhere in your past an event happened, and you made it mean that there are limits to how successful, happy, loved or wealthy you can […]

  • How Can Anybody Get Anything Done These Days?

      It has been an interesting past few months on social media. I can personally say it has been much more of a distraction now than it has ever been. My usual tricks for limiting the amount of time that I spend engaging in non-work related activities on social media have had much less of […]