Overcoming Fear Series – Part 1: What is Fear?

  “Fears are nothing more than a state of mind.” – Napoleon Hill Note: This is the first of a four part series on overcoming fear and building confidence.  INTRODUCTION TO THE SERIES Over the next four weeks, I will be posting one post per week on the topic of addressing limiting beliefs and expanding…

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Complacency is a Killer – Kill it Instead

  The old adage is “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” I couldn’t disagree more. I’m not talking about your car or government (where they fix things that aren’t broken). I’m referring to your life. “The tragedy of life is often not in our failure, but rather in our complacency; not in our doing…

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Are You In a Funk? 5 Easy Ways to Change

Grand Funk Railroad

It happens to the best of us. Working hard day to day, we can get mentally and physically fatigued. If we let our work-life balance get out of whack or we focus too much on what is not important to us and neglect what is, we can find ourselves in a funk. Sometimes we are…

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How Writing Saved My Life! – (Bait Title)

“Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.”  -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Yes, I know the title is a bit melodramatic, but in a psychological way, it is true. I spent a great deal of my life doing what I thought I should be doing, rather than pursuing my own passion. Growing older, life…

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