4 Tips to Transform Envy

Having a competitive spirit can be a double edged sword.  It can push you to constantly challenge yourself and face issues head on, but it can also lead to confidence reducing comparisons and envy.  You may recall that I warned against comparisons in my post 6 steps to starting a mentor relationship.  I gave thisContinue reading “4 Tips to Transform Envy”

Grit is the Key to Long Term Success

Typical discussion on accomplishing big dreams leads one to believe that all you need is to set a series of S.M.A.R.T. goals.  This means goals should be specific, measurable, attainable, realistic and timely.  This is good advice, but it is only half of the equation – the tactical part.  The other half is the inspiredContinue reading “Grit is the Key to Long Term Success”

The Optimist’s Creed

Typically I am the fearless leader of the peppy parade and I love it.  However last weekend I felt a noticeable dip in my energy levels.  I caught myself entertaining poor quality thoughts, felt tired even though I did little physical activity, and got a headache which is uncommon for me. I quickly understood theContinue reading “The Optimist’s Creed”

Change Your Mind for the Better

Recently somebody told me she wanted to change her financial circumstances for the better.  This is exciting – the best kind of change is one that leads to improved comfort, abundance and joy.  My friend wants exactly these things, but there’s a catch. She wants these changes now and while I am sure she willContinue reading “Change Your Mind for the Better”