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Kathy Andersen
Kathy Andersen is a Harvard-trained leadership, success and wellbeing coach, award-winning author, speaker, consultant, and "media go-to expert" for life change. Kathy teaches people how to become their most successful in their lives, businesses and organizations. Kathy's award-winning book, "Change Your Shoes, Live Your Greatest Life," shows how anyone can overcome difficult circumstances
to achieve their dreams. Learn more at

Entries by Kathy Andersen

Change Your Shoes and Resolve for Your Best Life in 2015!

(0) Comments | Posted January 5, 2015 | 3:52 PM

Five Steps to Make Fast and Meaningful Resolutions to Live Your Best (and Balanced) Life in 2015!

How do we make and keep meaningful resolutions for ourselves that set us on a path to passionate, fulfilling, and purposeful lives, amidst the busyness of our lives?

Now is the time to...

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Change Your Shoes, Lean in, and Believe!

(0) Comments | Posted November 3, 2014 | 7:49 AM

What we think, we become. With our thoughts, we shape our world.

What do you believe of your life and of the world? What do you want from your life and your journey through this world?

Are your most exciting dreams for your life becoming lost in a...

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Change Your Shoes and Let 'GIFTS' Guide You to Meaningful Success

(0) Comments | Posted December 16, 2013 | 5:07 PM

As the end of the year draws near, and the time for New Year's resolutions approaches, do you find yourself reflecting on whether your efforts have produced the success and fulfillment you desired? Do you feel expanded or exhausted by your efforts? Do you feel meaningful success, or do you...

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Change Your Shoes and Create Change... Thank You, Nelson Mandela

(0) Comments | Posted December 6, 2013 | 3:52 PM

Nelson Mandela's passing is filled with so many lessons for humanity, and for each of us individually.

Do you think that you cannot "change your shoes," step out of all that holds you back, and leap in to all that you desire for your life and for the world? Of...

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Change Your Shoes and Step Into Fearless Conversations!

(0) Comments | Posted November 18, 2013 | 2:06 PM

Step out of your safe shoes and have the conversations of which you are most fearful. You need to step into your fear in order to step forward! That starts by having fearless conversations that take you far out of your safety zone, but directly into your freedom.

At a...

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Change Your Shoes and Leap Into It 'All!'

(0) Comments | Posted September 5, 2013 | 4:48 PM

Are you giving a lot and getting a lot out of life, but feeling that you are missing balance, well-being, and authentic happiness? Do you feel success on the outside, but crave a more fulfilling inner success?

Or, have you given up on "having it all," believing it is...

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Change Your Shoes and Leap Into Intimacy!

(3) Comments | Posted July 12, 2013 | 8:59 PM

Are you getting enough intimacy in your life? Do you find yourself wanting more intimacy but stuck in habits that no longer stimulate you? If so, "change your shoes" and step into five new habits that will ignite your intimacy and reignite the fire within you!

1. Visualize the Intimacy...

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Graduates! Leap Into Your Passion and Purpose -- Profits Will Come!

(1) Comments | Posted June 5, 2013 | 5:23 PM

Today is your day to be on your way! But to where? Your choices are endless and your opportunities to create the life and the world you want are at your feet. As I joined thousands watching Oprah give her commencement speech at Harvard, I was filled with humility and...

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Change Your Shoes and Take Control of Your Life!

(2) Comments | Posted May 21, 2013 | 8:07 AM

Are you on a merry-go-round where you feel the operator has walked away from the controls? The ride started "merrily" enough -- enchanting, whimsical, rhythmic, romantic, beautiful. So how did it turn into a ride that is now moving so quickly that you are holding on for dear life and...

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How Our Awareness Can Prevent Abuse and Abduction, Rather Than Enable It.

(1) Comments | Posted May 9, 2013 | 9:40 PM

The current kidnapping case of Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight highlights the question "How do we not see what is happening next door?"

The thought of our enabling abuse, abduction, and other tragedies by our lack of awareness is shocking, to the point of our wanting to...

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Change Your Shoes and Step Into Authentic Success

(1) Comments | Posted March 28, 2013 | 8:44 AM

Is Your Definition of Success Making You Unsuccessful?

Do you wake up each morning feeling inspired, passionate, and purposeful in your life, knowing that you have set your life on a path toward "authentic success"?

If not, perhaps you need to redefine success in your life in a way that...

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Change Your Shoes and Step Into Awareness and Success

(0) Comments | Posted March 12, 2013 | 8:30 AM

With busyness constantly surrounding us and a "to do" list that endlessly expands, often our greatest task is finding time to step out of our busyness and into ourselves. Yet we can't be our best "self" if we are tuned out of our "self."

Continually placing the activities and people...

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