Our brokenness

“It is in our brokenness, that our greatest opportunities are revealed.”                                 – Dan B. Allender Ph.D, Christian therapist, Author, Professor, and Speaker

Creative Vulnerability

“There is NO creativity without vulnerability.” – Dr. Brene’ Brown, Researcher, Storyteller, Author of Rising Strong, Daring Greatly and The Gifts of Imperfection.

Fred’s Adventure

Sometimes things don’t appear as they really are….. A friend of mine moved, into a new apartment, after living in the same house for 18 years. If you have ever moved can empathize with me when I say that, this can be a pretty traumatic experience for anyone, but it was especially traumatic for, herContinue reading “Fred’s Adventure”

Why good leaders make you feel safe

This TED talk was performed by Simon Sinek who is the author of two books: the global best seller, Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action and his newest book, the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best seller, Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t.

Motivational Quote: Bravery

“Bravery is not being scared to do something, but is feeling scared, pushing through the fear and doing it anyway.” -Survival Expert Bear Grylls

Risk vs Reward

It felt like my heart was going to beat out of my chest as I grasped the magnitude of what I was about to do. My knees shook so bad that it was actually a relief when I went down on one knee. And my voice trembled and I barely got out the words of the most important speechContinue reading “Risk vs Reward”

Motivational Quote: Overcoming Fear

Nothing great happens when you hold back.” From the movie Home Run http://www.homerunthemovie.com

What’s leading your Actions?

“Your actions will always follow your beliefs” – From Facing the Giants I recently watched the movie Facing the Giants about a football coach and football team that was muddling somewhere between hapless and mediocrety. The reason for their dismal performance was their attitude. Their attitude that they were going to lose before the gameContinue reading “What’s leading your Actions?”

Motivational Quote: Conquering Fear

“It is not the mountain that we conquer, but ourselves.” – Sir Edmund Hillary, The first man to reach the summit of Mount Everest

Motivational Quote: How to Build Confidence

“Confidence comes not from always being right, but from not fearing to be wrong.” – Peter T. McIntyre