Doing the Difficult

Doing the Difficult

We all have big fears we face every single day, but they may not always seem so big to others. And because they don’t seem big to others, we start to downplay them in our heads. We beat ourselves up with whispers of “You should be able to do this” and “What’s wrong with you?” instead of giving ourselves a little grace and realizing that we each have our own definitions of what is hard.

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Perception Is Reality

Perception Is Reality

Perception is reality. It reminds me of a quote Jeff Bezos once said, “Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room.” The impression we give, whether offline or online, is sometimes the only thing people will ever know about us. So what impression are we offering?

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Here's What I'm Doing in September...

Here's What I'm Doing in September...

I am one who is drawn to the ordinary that exists within all of our lives. I am drawn to the idea that regardless of our titles, our wealth, our status, we spend at least part of our days just being human beings. We start our days with coffee (or tea), take our dogs for a walks, we struggle picking out paint color at Home Depot, we aerate our lawns. We do ordinary things that somehow set the foundation for the extraordinary lives we all lives.

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