Personal Development

Communcation, Personal Development

The 5 Ways We Battle with Integrity

The 5 Ways We Battle with Integrity
"Sorry I'm late, there was traffic!" "Don't be disappointed, learn to let go." "Why do you feel that way, there's nothing wrong." "Suck it up, you're a big boy/girl." Sorry, sorry, sorry...yet never do we actually make resolution, gain agreement and form a new commitment. Rather, the previous agreements are quickly swept under the figurative rug with no acknowledgement that…read more
Heart & Spirit, Personal Development

Inspire Others By Telling Powerful Stories

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“I just want to tell my story and help people.”I hear this all the time, with details of how eager they are to dispense their pearls of wisdom. I listen yet, all well knowing where this conversation is headed as their cathartic expression is unveiled in their intention.What’s in it for me? Every person is listening to you and saying…read more
Personal Development, Purpose & Passion

Beating the Imposter Syndrome to Win at Life

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You have a deep desire to write a book, but can’t seem to begin. A tender voice inside beckons for release on the stage, but you can’t configure your outline. Constantly friends and colleagues approach you for life advice, but the title of coach feels inauthentic. Losing those 15-30 “extra” pounds of baby weight stick to you like a security…read more
Guy Stuff, Heart & Spirit, Inner Happiness, Personal Development

The Shocking Truth I Discovered about Vulnerability as a Man

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I have a confession: vulnerability is confusing to me. Like, really confusing! It feels counter-intuitive. Why is there a fascination with the human struggle and failure? Stand in any checkout line and a dozen magazines bombard the celebrities with public mishap of the affair, drinking binge or poorly posed swimsuit photo with greater attention than wearing couture on the red…read more
Heart & Spirit, Inner Happiness, Personal Development, Relationships

The Only Way I Can Be Vulnerable With You

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My fingers crack with the energy of fire. My eyes dart in avoidance to a staring laptop, taunting my cowardice to open my heart and whack at the 26 keys that are the stepping stones that travel deeper into the parts of my unknown soul. A good life is like making the perfect campfire, requiring patience to form the structure…read more
Personal Development, Relationships

The Meaning Behind What Men Say to Women

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“Men are simple creatures!” I hear this dismissive statement ALL the time. So much so, that now even men are speaking it. It pisses me off! Me and my brothers…are NOT simple. We are unbelievably complex, mysterious and beyond beautiful in very unique ways. All things being fair, men have created this worldview of ourselves and it’s not women’s fault…read more