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

2019-06-03T19:49:51-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life, Work Life Balance|Tags: , , , , |

Grateful HeartA 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 thankfulness [...]

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

2019-05-24T12:48:38-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life, Work Life Balance|Tags: , , , , |

Chocolate Making The 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 [...]

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

2019-05-22T12:06:11-07:00Categories: 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 [...]

Who’s Your Biggest Identity Thief?

2019-05-23T20:25:38-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , |

Who's Your Biggest Identity Thief? Your biggest identity thief could be you. Not in the literal sense, of course, but negative self-talk, lack of confidence and even depression all discount your personal identity. When change occurs, which can happen at [...]