"I don't think I'm selling myself well..." This was the start of a conversation I had with a young woman entering the job market. As we spoke, her challenge wasn't selling herself, it was the stories she had around what she wanted (and could make money doing), and her own … [Read more...] about Create a New Story of Self-Worth
There are three models of success: acquisition-based thinking, attraction-based thinking, and creation-based thinking. Acquisition-based thinking says that what we want is outside of ourselves, and if we want it we have to go and get it. It says that there's a limited supply of stuff to be had, … [Read more...] about The Universal Source of Happiness
After I published my No More Compromise post I had an interesting conversation with someone who thought I was going through a mental breakdown. Quite the contrary! Something happened inside me after I hit publish - I felt a freedom I hadn't felt in a long, long time. After I had that conversation … [Read more...] about [Live Online Workshop] Transform Your Life with The Three Principles
"... instead of thinking I have to wait for the next blue sky day to be okay, I've got to wait for this to pass and then I'll be okay. What if you were okay right now, in the midst of your tears?" - Michael Neill There are three principles that underlie the human experience. These principles are … [Read more...] about What If You Were OK Right Now?
I'm not sure when I came to believe my core set of values, however I have them now. And looking back they appear to have been with me all along, endlessly driving me forward to where I am at this present moment. I believe we all have a core set of values. I believe that at many points in our … [Read more...] about No More Compromise
When I was young I found out I was part Native American. Around age 14 I read about Shamanism and going on a spirit journey to find your spirit animal. That journey was my first foray into learning how to meditate. Fast forward more than 20 years later and I find that unless I'm very tired, I … [Read more...] about [Live Online Workshop] How to Relax and Focus Using Meditation
Years ago a movie called "The Secret" came out. All the self-help gurus of the time were on it. The subject of the movie was the law of attraction. The law of attraction is about manifesting into your life what you want. Many people took it to mean that by merely focusing on and thinking about … [Read more...] about Getting What You Want with The Four Reallys of Dr. Wayne Dyer
I recently completed the book Stick With It: A Scientifically Proven Process for Changing Your Life-for Good by Sean D. Young. It's an excellent book I picked up after hearing Sean interviewed on the Art of Manliness podcast. In the book Sean discusses a scientific approach for changing behavior … [Read more...] about Notes on Stick With It: A Scientifically Proven Process for Changing Your Life-for Good