3 Tips for Showing Up as Your Best Self Everyday

I recently started telling my clients that I am not a business coach….I’m an emotional fitness coach. Emotional fitness is the ultimate secret to creating success, happiness, joy and achieving your fullest potential. What is emotional fitness? Most people are familiar with the biblical term, “turning the other cheek.” Emotional fitness is the same thing. […]

What If I am Afraid to Visualize My Dreams?

  Last week’s article, “How to Claim the Lucrative, Thriving, Prosperous Business of Your Dreams” sparked a fantastic question. The question was so good, I felt it called for a “Part 2” of the article. In the article, I offer a visualization exercise aimed at getting the reader in the feeling place of his or […]

Is Your Business Fit Enough to Succeed?

Tony Robbins taught me that people fail to succeed at a goal NOT because of a lack of resources, but because of a lack of resourcefulness. In other words, if you failed to achieve a goal, you can’t blame a lack of money/funding, tools, human resources, intellect, time, technology, etc, etc. The only thing you […]

What To Do When People Don’t Value Your Expertise

There have been enough posts in our private GIFTE forum that have the same theme, I felt it warranted an article. The theme is about clients, colleagues, friends or neighbors not recognizing your value and asking rude or obnoxious requests. Sometimes the request is to “tap your brain” for free because they just don’t have […]

The Dirty Little Secret of the Travel Business

You may have heard that adopting a successful mindset is a major factor to your success. Perhaps it’s the only factor since your mindset drives everything else. But what does that really mean, to lead with a successful mindset? In the day-to-day of life and business, how does one maintain a successful mindset? I spent a long […]

5 Tips for Practicing a Success Mindset

You may have heard that adopting a successful mindset is a major factor to your success. Perhaps it’s the only factor since your mindset drives everything else. But what does that really mean, to lead with a successful mindset? In the day-to-day of life and business, how does one maintain a successful mindset amidst conflict, demanding clients, […]

Why Bad Things Happen to Good People

Let’s face it. It happens. Maybe you know someone. Maybe it’s you. Whoever it is, you are going along in life, you are doing all the right things, you mean well, you follow the rules, and bam! You are knocked on the head with something bad. Something that takes you out at the knees. You are left asking the question, “why […]