May 23, 2019

Why It Is Important to Believe In Yourself

Why It Is Important to Believe in Yourself Believing in yourself is more important than you believe. The simple answer is that, if you don’t,  no one else will. Honestly, no one is willing and able to work harder for your dreams and goals than you are. Your spouse and your family will believe in you to a certain extent. However, when times get tough, family support tends to wane. It’s not that they don’t love and care about you. It’s just they stopped believing in you.While this doesn’t always happen, it happens often enough to cause conflict. An example […]
November 4, 2020

Giving Back To Others, And Knowing The Importance Of It

Knowing the importance of giving back is something that everyone should know. As a busy leader, chances are good that you have little time to do anything else. It’s likely you talk to the same people all the time, rarely stepping out of your comfort zone. But you’re missing vital clues and experiences you would have by being around other people. People are one of the missing links to the creative mind. If we’re never around other people who have different experiences than we have, we’ll never get the input we need to form new connections. Remember–it’s all about feeding […]
October 28, 2020

8 Ways to Take Advantage of Your Fears

Take advantage of your fears. If you’re not afraid, you’re not human. Everyone is afraid of something. Besides… Fears tend to evolve and change over time. A young child might be afraid of the dark. A middle-aged man is afraid of embarrassing himself during a speech. A newborn is afraid of loud noises. All other fears are learned. What have you learned to be afraid of? Well my leadership mavens… Let’s turn the tables and start to take advantage of your fears.: 1. Determine why you’re afraid If you’re afraid of falling off a cliff and dying, your fear might […]
October 20, 2020

Your Fears and How They Work

Fear can be described as an unpleasant emotion that is sparked by the threat of harm, pain, or danger. Fear has been a survival instinct that has helped humans survive life-threatening situations. By fearing the right things, we have been able to survive. These fears have been passed onto future generations through genes since some fears are ‘cooked’ into our genes. Types of fears and how they work The brain is the point where all fear begins. When in a stressful situation, the brain releases chemicals that elevate the heartbeat. There is a very wide scope of the things that […]