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What Type of Discomfort is Present in Your Life? (One Will Propel You Forward. The Other Will Hold You Back.)

April 21, 2015
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We all intuitively know that the discomfort that comes from a workout is healthier and more valuable than the pain of stubbing our toe. The workout breaks down our muscles so that they can re-build with more strength. The stubbed toe just alerts us to the presence of an object we’ve run into, but provides […]

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But What Would People Think?

April 14, 2015
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Do you feel worried about what the people around you will think if you take a certain action? It’s natural to care about the opinions of those around us, but when we overemphasize these reactions we can constrict possibilities for our lives. Check out today’s video for a fun and helpful perspective on dealing with […]

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How to Get Your Confidence Out of the Toilet

April 7, 2015
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Over the last few weeks I’ve been making an effort to get to know people in my local business community. In the midst of handshakes, intros, and smiling faces, I noticed a new feeling. Confidence. To my surprise (and delight) I felt secure in myself and my abilities. I wasn’t looking for anyone else’s approval. […]

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Energize Your Job Search Challenge

April 6, 2015
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Here’s the thing about job searching. It’s not something you do every day, so it’s easy to get rusty. It’s natural to feel overwhelmed by the many steps that are involved. And, if you’re in the middle of a search, I understand there are days when you feel discouraged. I’ve been working over the last […]

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How I Learned the Value of Introversion

March 24, 2015
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In today’s video I share the story of how I learned to accept one characteristic of myself- my introverted nature! I offer a book recommendation and a more general tip for self-acceptance. The book I mention is Quiet: The Power of Introverts In a World That Can’t Stop Talking, by Susan Cain. Also, my Energize […]

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