My Three-Step Process for Organizing a Talk

2 minute read I have a go-to process that I use whenever I am preparing for a talk of any size. I break it down into three steps: A.C.T. I don't believe in a one size fits all for public speaking preparation. Take from it what speaks to you and leave what doesn't. The acronym … Continue reading My Three-Step Process for Organizing a Talk

How to Get Your Future Self to Kick Your Present Butt into Gear

3 minute read Remember that scene in Back to the Future where Marty McFly & his siblings start to disappear on the picture behind his guitar strings? His anxiety of time running out from helping his parents fall in love is palpable through the screen. To this day I feel chills and an instant well … Continue reading How to Get Your Future Self to Kick Your Present Butt into Gear

Who Are You Gifting Your Focus?

{3 minute read} I'm  a huge believer in the phrase: energy flows where attention goes. Since we've been focusing on boosting our listening skills the last few weeks, it's no surprise that my antennae have been picking up listening signals and signs at lightning speed. That being said, it was no shock when this splash … Continue reading Who Are You Gifting Your Focus?

Why Morning Me Time Will Save Your Soul

{3 minute read} This is the time of year when the mental distraction of cannonballing into a lake can cause the best of us to lose focus and want to call it quits. The home projects that once juiced us up, the mile-long line of clients that we once prayed for, and our never-ending to-do list … Continue reading Why Morning Me Time Will Save Your Soul

3 Ways to REV Up Your Listening Game

{3 minute read} I'm always drawn to people who are good listeners. Aren't we all? Don't we all want to be heard and seen? Heck yeah, we do! These people, the living and walking Yodas of the world, are focused and present. They don't clog the spotlight and look like needy children vying for Mommy … Continue reading 3 Ways to REV Up Your Listening Game