When you're pursuing your Big Vision, not only do you need to take external action to make it real, you also have to take internal action. Managing your thoughts and feelings is a big part of your job as a Big Visionary. If you don't have tools and strategies to work with your internal challenges, they have the potential to mess with your external plans.
My grandma passed away last week a little bit after her 100th birthday. She was one of my most favorite people in the world. The day after she died, I was upset and cried a lot. In the days that followed, although I had moments of tears, I felt pretty normal. "Great!" I thought. "I … Continue reading When Grief Slows Down Your Big Vision
As the days get shorter, I've noticed that some of my clients are feeling a bit droopier than usual. Cold, dark weather can sometimes drain your energy and make it more challenging to take steps towards your Big Vision. Plus, for some people the holidays can be a challenging time. When we're feeling down, it … Continue reading Kind reminders for when feeling down gets in the way of your Big Vision
In the midst of all the craziness going on in the world, many of us are trying to find ways to feel safe and in control, to do things the way we've always done them. But what I've been noticing lately among clients, colleagues, and friends is that the disruptions going on in the world … Continue reading Big Change Requires Big Support
"How's your new job?" I asked a friend over lunch. "It's fine. I'm just so tired," she sighed. This was an unusual response from one of the most creative, energetic, changemakery, and positive people I know. Her job was perfect on paper. The problem was that her inner motor was fueled by opportunities to be … Continue reading Feeling drained at work? Find your inner fuel.