Are You Feeling it’s Too Late to Start a New Career at Halftime?

2020-02-07T10:17:39-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , |

Life's HourglassYou’ve had a dream to do something else for a long time—is it too late? You’re at the halftime of your life and you feel the sand moving through the hourglass faster…faster…and faster! (see How Do You Know You’re [...]

Starting From Scratch- Starting Your Side Business

2020-01-04T19:59:20-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What Does it Mean to Start from Scratch?Starting from scratch sounds daunting at almost any stage of life! Those words sound like you have to start completely over and feelings of being overwhelmed and stressed can easily overtake every thought! [...]

How Do You Know You’re at Halftime?

2019-06-12T20:30:28-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Women at Halftime I work with a lot of women, and specifically women at halftime. When I tell others of this, I often see their eyes light up. They then ask the question, When does halftime begin? as they wonder [...]

The Mindset of a Grateful Heart

2020-01-08T19:20:20-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life, Work Life Balance|Tags: , , , , |

Grateful Heart A grateful heart is an integral part of a healthy mindset. As I’ve been asked to speak on mindsets quite a bit lately, (one of my talks is entitled Master Your Mental Code (or Mindset), the subject of [...]

Overcoming Commitment Phobia

2019-08-08T05:03:36-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , |

What is Commitment Phobia?Commitment phobia is everywhere. How many are afraid of signing any sort of contract or agreement with all of today’s legal implications and entanglements? With our sue-happy society, the fear-factor of putting your signature on a document is [...]

Chocolate Making as a Desired Lifestyle

2020-01-08T19:28:28-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life, Work Life Balance|Tags: , , , , |

Chocolate MakingThe passion for chocolate making was so vividly illustrated on a recent trip my husband and I made to Sonoma, California visiting not only wineries, but some of the small shops and businesses in the area. The sign caught [...]

How to be Proactive not Reactive

2019-06-03T20:03:21-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Learning Online, Tools for Life, Work Life Balance|Tags: , , , , , , |

Be ProactiveReflecting back on my journey leading a non-profit organization this past year has affirmed the importance of being proactive in an organization.  Some thesaurus definitions emphasize the aggressive nature of the term proactive, but I like to focus on the [...]

How Artificial Intelligence can Work with Your Skills

2020-01-27T14:56:06-08:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Learning Online, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE When you go to the doctor, would you like to talk with a bot or a computer? My preference is talking to a live human being with a certain amount of personal empathy. The personal touch of a [...]

Staying Young-Growth Mindset

2019-05-22T05:23:37-07:00Categories: Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , |

One of the secrets to staying young, or at least feeling young, is adopting and keeping a growth mindset. I have pondered this as I've watched the world of my parents and inlaws shrink. With never-ending doctor appointments, meal planning [...]