Authenticity. What's it mean, beyond the buzzword?

In life, business, relationships, whether publicly or in private solitude, authenticity uses far less energy.  Being authentic, being true to oneself, is not a series of actions or reactions, which may reflect our true thoughts or emotions in one snapshot of time.  Those moments are important, yes, because they reveal issues that affect us adversely so that we can address them, or boundaries that have been violated that we need to reinstate.  Those snapshots are not, however, who you are inherently...

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Know Your Value & Thrive. You're Worth It

Know Your Value & Thrive. You're Worth It

Even if you don't get to the two (2) interview videos, there are some valuable nuggets in here. What would it take for you to acknowledge, internally and everywhere, what you're worth? Echoing Marianne Williamson's sentiments, we're not afraid of our flaws, but of our power? Why is that? Here are a few practical steps to think through, along with some inspirational bits as well. Here's to you!

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Business & Lifestyle on Your Terms

Business & Lifestyle on Your Terms

"Welcome to your safe space." What does that mean? We all know what it means to be, live or work in an environment in an environment that we have to 'behave' in. I don't mean 'behave' in the healthier sense, like covering your mouth when you cough or maintaining some distance between you and the stranger on the packed train. I mean 'behave', as in 'expectations', such as getting to work before the boss and leave after everyday or going to all of your 120 friends' events to avoid hurting their feelings at the expense of your own health/business/projects. Well, when I say "welcome to your safe space", I mean, "with me, you can be who you are, as-is"Does your business, and your lifestyle, say that to you? Do you want it to?

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Why is Social Media Sucking on Your Time?

Why is Social Media Sucking on Your Time?

When you think of managing social media for your business, do you get overwhelmed? When I mention social media and time in the same sentence, how do you feel? One client even described it as 'the basement of her business that she avoids'! Well, let's get you back in control of your social media community, and your time. Here are a few tips, inspired by the LinkedIn  #ProductivityHacks Series, and a post by Dr. Marla Gottschalk.

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