Five months, from my decision to start writing until final editing. I was able to accomplish this by focusing on writing, staying the course, and not allowing any of my personal kryptonite get in the way of my book.
Storms only last for a short period of time. We can make a storm last longer than they should be by continuing to feed it with our energy; by giving the storm our energy instead of using our energy for good. Once we accept a storm for what it is and take action, we can […]
We don’t meet anyone by chance . . . Things don’t just happen by chance. Good or bad, everything happens for a reason. It’s up to us to accept that without judgment, to move past what others consider coincidence, learning from what those non-coincidences have to offer us.
Identify the kryptonite (person, place or thing that holds you back) by looking at commonalities in the problems that plague their lives. Some people fear success—while some fear failure. Some are afraid of speaking in public, while others are just uncomfortable in crowds. Each of us has our own limitations— and those are each of […]
I wrote this initially for my passion to help young women get their lives and careers in order, to make good decisions and to make a personal success of their lives. However, I quickly saw that this would work equally well for a man in his sixties as for a young woman in her twenties. […]
Once I realized what I had to offer others, I began with one-on-one consulting, which is something I really enjoy. However, there are upward limits to the number of people I can reach as a one-on-one life coach, which a book can easily reach tens of thousands of people. Going beyond one-on-one, I started by […]
I wanted to share the life lessons I offer my consulting clients with a much larger audience, and the best way of doing that is to provide them an in-depth summary in book form. I could have done a video series, but not everyone wants to invest that kind of time and attention, while we […]
I have always wanted to help young women—the way others helped me—to overcome their obstacles and to succeed in life and in business. While I’ve had other shorter-term goals on different projects, this always remained my primary goal, the one I always returned to. I knew I had a message worth sharing since I was […]