Do you feel overwhelmed thinking about actions to take for climate change? I do too. I'll admit, I was in climate crisis denial until the July 2022 European heat wave when I saw images of melting roads in the UK. Even though I've lived through multiple California fire seasons, including the day the sky turned … Continue reading Actions to take for climate change and your Big Vision
If you're like me and you're just starting your New Year goal planning, here are five tips to help you reach your goals. 1. Start with a Long-Term Vision You're Excited About One of the ideas emphasized in the Inspired Leadership Specialization I recently completed is that goals need to be part of a long-term … Continue reading 5 Tips for Your New Year Goal Planning
You've probably heard the quote, "Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." If you're feeling stuck on your Big Vision journey, here's something to try: Do one small thing each day outside of your comfort zone (OCZ). If the phrase, "outside your comfort zone" makes you want to … Continue reading Get Unstuck with the Daily OCZ
When we aren't reaching our goals, we naturally look at what is stopping us. Sometimes we focus on what is "wrong" with us. The thing is, telling yourself that you need to "fix" yourself isn't very motivating. It doesn't inspire change. What does inspire change is imagining your Big Vision for your work in the … Continue reading Create Goals to Learn, Not to Fix.
We're often told to remedy overwhelm with productivity "hacks" and time management systems. But what if the answer is to prioritize your basic needs: food, water, rest, movement, and connection. I recently dreamed that while climbing a mountain I got stuck in the middle. I couldn't progress up or down until someone helped me climb … Continue reading Overwhelm Remedy: Nurture Your Basic Needs