What is your procrastination telling you?

For a dream comes through much activity, and a fool’s voice is known by his many words. Ecclesiastes 5:3 NKJV In my struggles as a recovering procrastinator, I have learned a simple lesson: You can look extremely productive while producing not much of anything. In the name of planning, we procrastinate. We analyze, plan, research, […]

How resilient are you?

Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure. Napoleon Hill In the face of downsizing, outsourcing, and higher demands on your productivity, would your employer call you resilient? Resilience is a skill more and more companies are looking for in their employees—people who can embrace change rather than […]

[FAN FAVORITE]: What to Do When Your Emotions Keep Ruling Your Decisions

I’m really excited about my next book. I’ve been working really hard on it and just finished the draft this week! You may have noticed that I haven’t been on social media as much and we’ve even shared some of our fan favorite newsletters, which we’re doing again this week as I’ve been focused on […]

Are you an emotional spender?

The number-one problem in today’s generation and economy is the lack of financial literacy. Alan Greenspan Even when times may be tough financially, some of us still don’t have a handle on our spending. It’s not for lack of knowledge. Often, it’s a struggle with self-control. You went to the mall to buy a birthday […]

What dream do you need to resurrect?

Point to Ponder: You are the only person who can decide to pursue your dream. Books don’t write themselves. Businesses don’t launch themselves. You’ve got to take the first step and keep stepping. What dream have you postponed? What idea has been sitting on the shelf collecting dust? What hope or vision has been left […]

Will You Let Go of the Old to Make Room for the New?

When I bought my first place back in the 90s, I decided to replace the handles on every cabinet and drawer in the kitchen and the bathrooms. I went to a hardware store and picked out new handles, unscrewed all the old ones, and replaced them with the shiny, new modern ones. Then I did […]

What Is the Most Important Question you Need to Answer In Your Life Today?

One of the reasons so many people can’t find the answers they need for the challenges they face is that they ask themselves the wrong questions—or never bother to ask questions at all. As a professional life coach, my primary job is to ask the right questions. I ask the kinds of questions that shift […]

Watch my New Year, New You Challenge interview on HLN!

On Thursday, I drove over to the CNN Center for an interview on HLN, where I shared all 5 questions from the New Year, New You Challenge. It was fun interviewing with host Vinnie Politan, although it always amazes me that it takes me two hours to get ready for a 4-minute interview! Anyway, now […]