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How Overthinking Got Me Stuck in Traffic

How Overthinking Got Me Stuck in Traffic
Have you ever been stuck? Maybe you're doing the same thing over and over again, and you feel as if you're not moving forward. Maybe you're going against your training or your gut. Maybe it's fear keeping you stuck or maybe you're simply overthinking whatever it is you're doing! This is what led me to being stuck in traffic and made me realize it was a metaphor for my life!

How Nike Got It Right

How Nike Got It Right
"Just Do It!" Nike is onto something there. These words have become ever so powerful and now I'm applying them to my own life. I'm taking on the mantle this year to simply get stuff done, even if I am a bit late to the game. A dream or goal without execution will remain unfulfilled. Often what stops us from moving forward are those false beliefs we hold. Join me as I kick them to the curb in order to better serve you!

New Beginnings: A Time for Self-Examination and Self-Actualization

New Beginnings: A New Calendar Year of Self-reflection and Self-Actualization

New beginnings often bring self-examination. We review the past year and set goals and dream of what's to come. It's a time for growth; a time to examine false beliefs and shine the light on what's really true for us. Then, when it's all said and done, it's time to act. Without action, our dreams will remain in our hearts, our goals in our heads. 5-4-3-2-1-Launch!