5 Ways To Be a More Effective Leader

At some point in our lives, many of us find ourselves in a position where we need to lead others. It may be by supervising and motivating others at our job, helping a friend through a difficult time or teaching and inspiring our children. But for most of us, being an effective leader isn’t something… read more »

What Does It Take to Be a Great Leader?

When you think of a great leader, what comes to mind? Someone who commands any room they walk into? Someone who gives rousing, inspiring speeches? Someone with a lot of power or status? It doesn’t take supernatural charisma, a way with words or power to be a great leader. All it takes is the desire… read more »

How to Be Unapologetically Authentic

When was the last time … You were the first person on the dance floor and shook it like you didn’t care who was watching? You stood up for what you believed in, even if it was the unpopular opinion in the room? You did something that everyone else told you not to do …… read more »

How to Stick to Your Goals This Year … Really!

Happy 2019! Are you ready to stick to those goals this year … for real this time? I know I am. I love thinking about the big, exciting things I’m going to achieve this year. But, obviously, thinking about them is not enough. If you don’t make a plan and take action, then you’ll be… read more »

Why You Should Be Grateful for Your Past

With 2019 just around the corner, many of us are excited to wipe the slate clean and start over. We set big goals for ourselves and commit to being even more productive this time around. I love setting new goals at the start of the New Year as much as the next girl. But I… read more »

Falling in Love with Effort

Imagine, for a moment, that you had everything you ever wanted. You step outside of your dream home onto a street where everyone instantly falls in love with you. The only dating problem you have is deciding who to go out with … and when! You’re constantly praised, even if you never lift a finger.… read more »

The Magic of Being Patiently Persistent

With 2018 coming to a close, it’s the perfect time to reflect on everything you’ve accomplished over the past year. For any of those goals that you stuck to and achieved … celebrate! Be proud of the commitment that you made and all the work you did to get here today. For those goals that… read more »

Are You Living Your Legacy?

We’re faced with so many choices each day. Some are little, like “Should I post this on Instagram?” While others have a big impact on our lives, like “Should I change careers?” or “Should I move to a new city?” After a while, these decisions can start to weigh us down. When faced with a… read more »

How to Get Off the Treadmill of Life

Have you ever asked your friends to describe you? If you have, you know that the answers can be surprising—and telling. I had a similar type of eye-opening experience after a recent event. The participants were asked to fill out a questionnaire about their time with me, and most people commented about how busy I… read more »

Why Non-Negotiables are a Must for Success

We all have those moments when we set goals and decide that we want our lives to be better. Sometimes it happens on New Year’s Eve or on our birthday. Other times, something happens to us that wakes us up and makes us realize that if we don’t make a change now—we never will. Maybe… read more »