The best and probably most important action item on my personal happiness list was learning how to fully accept and trust in my journey. When I finally did that, everything clicked into place.
In honor of Transgender Day of Remembrance let's express all of who we are without apology and remember those that had the courage to do the same.
We can pretend that it's "if we die" but the reality is it's "when." Being cognizant of that helps me live more authentically and clearly. Because my goal is to come to the end of my life and to honestly be able to say to myself that I have no regrets.
Predatory listening is a tool that is used too often between friends, with loved-ones, and in business. It's a damaging tool to effective communication, understanding or any attempt(s) to consider another's perspective.
For me it's a dream come true moment. The Aspen Festival Orchestra and the exceptional Nikolai Lugansky are playing "Rachmanoff's Piano Concerto No. 3...
Yes, self love is important, and yes it's a good idea to take some time to rest, but do we need to be so solemn about it all? Hell no! So I have tried to change it up. Here are my top tips for personal development with a giggle.
It can be really frustrating trying to build a life and business that you love, when you are so all over the place on the inside. Especially when you are really trying to create consistency in your business.
People have shifting interests, concerns, and worries. So as a leader, you cannot support people unless you know what they think and how they feel. And this can only be done by asking meaningful questions and listening deeply.
Vision is your why. Vision gives something direction. It's your desired future. Your vision includes what you believe in (your core values) and what you want in your future (what you want to be). It's the powerful reason why you want to do something; your overarching purpose.
Whether the glitch is in the value or the glitch is in the goal, we have several techniques in NLP to reconcile the two. When your values and goals are in alignment, you'll no longer feel frustrated as you pursue what you desire.
If you don't know anyone who knows your target contact directly, find someone who knows somebody one to two degrees away. Make a new friend and climb the rings on the daisy chain to your target.
By tailoring learning and development programs to fit the needs of the millennial generation, organizations are likely to see dramatic increases in performance and engagement. That is a very good thing, because I believe millennials have amazing capabilities.
This means your appearance, your body language, and the way you carry yourself are identifiers of what you are about. Think of it like being the front cover of a book; the content could be extraordinary, but if it doesn't scream "pick me up!" only a select few actually will.
Image Credit: morguefile. Transcend your ego... the ego is an illusion... Many of us would, if we knew what on earth the ego was. Indeed it's comp...
But first, let's abandon our collective hypnosis and walk away from the fiction that fulfillment lies anywhere but in that first, inborn imperative to marry the only partner we can truly have until death do us part: ourselves.