lessons learned

The past year for me has been all about simplifying my life and slowing down my thoughts. Yet, in terms of action, it has
Why? Brill's approach after that moment of clarity was bold- yes, she wanted to build a better cookie; but, more importantly
Today I am 28 years old! This past year has been such a busy year for our family, from the new baby, to job changes to just
A couple of months ago, I attended a Meetup for Life Coaches at a coffee shop in Chicago and somehow left my wallet at the counter when I paid for my drink. I did not notice my wallet was missing until five hours later, by which time I was back home.
Having personally spent nearly six years preparing for the London 2012 Olympic Games, the event, and its motto "Citius, Altius, Fortius" (Faster, Higher, Stronger), means something deeply to me. Indeed, it resonated strongly in my role as Head of Recruitment for the London Organizing Committee. It can impact your recruitment strategies, too.
I'm an occasional fisherman and, while I'm far from an angling expert, I do know a few things about technique when it comes to catching certain varieties of fish. One particular type I've gotten pretty good with are striped bass.
It's hard to tell this story because it sort of breaks my heart. It was 1933, and my mother was five.
When we're so focused on pleasing others in hopes to avoid being criticized or rejected, that's when we ignore ourselves -- and the most important relationship that we have in this world is the one that we have with ourselves.
Here are some of the things my 2 year old has taught me about life. When my son gets upset over something (literally any
Today I want to share the three life lessons I learned by skydiving from 18,000 feet and how you can apply them to your life.
Recently while sitting in my local theater I began observing the actions of the patrons coming in as well as people who were already seated. My short but thorough investigation turned up more than one faux pas.
I am here to shine light on these societal expectations and bring you an honest, messy and perfectly imperfect recap from the top ten lessons I learned my first year as an entrepreneur.
But, sadly, the world is going to let you down. A lot. You are going to see awful things happen on the news, and you're going
5. Cash Flow is Everything - And You Better Calculate it Right the First Time Forget about the 1% rule, the monthly rental
Through the mistakes, friendships, and observations I made while studying abroad, I learned countless lessons about both the world and myself.
Be kind to everyone. You never know where or when they will show up in your life again.
Sometimes I sit and marvel over the fact that my 3-year-old daughter can be so sweet, kind, and thoughtful. As I watch her grow I see things that I wish I had in myself.