Do the thing you don’t think you have time to do

  If you’re feeling crunched for time, do something you don’t think you have time to do Time is a funny thing. We think of it as something that’s objective – there are after all, 60 seconds in a minute, and a 60 minutes in an hour. We think, therefore, that our...

The Full Body YES [with Katie Hendricks]

  SOPHIE:  Tell us a little bit about this full body yes. I’ve heard you talk about this for a long time. I’d love to hear the genesis and how does it play out in the way we make decisions.  KATIE:  Well, a full body yes uses your whole body thinking....

Don’t forget to celebrate

  Yesterday, I was hanging out with a friend of mine when she asked how business was going. I told her things were going great, we had just signed our first major clients and are on the brink of some exciting partnerships. She was so excited for me, she teared up...

Just because you can doesn’t mean you should

  For years I worked as a ghost writer, editor and writing coach. I was (and still am) really good at helping people get their ideas onto paper, and then making their words sound even better and more ‘like them’ than whatever they’ve written. I’m not a...

The unknown: our #1 fear

  Death, childbirth and public speaking scare us because we simply don’t know. We don’t know because we have not done them before. Ask any woman if their second delivery was not easier than their first. Ask public speakers if their second appearance was not...

Say what needs to be said

  I often hear about how difficult it is for people to say what they have to say when they imagine it’s going to be difficult for the other person to hear. First of all, how do we know what’s difficult for someone to hear? Second of all, how do we imagine having...