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Hi Debs, I Love your style, it's straightforward and to the point. Strategies work. I trained as a Life Coach and KNOW that all you're saying WORKS. It's all about being focused and you obviously are. Despite my training, I lapse back into my old ways and get in a mess, so thanks for helping to put my head on the 'right' track.
Excellent article - had me hooked from the start - and I get a lot of articles, sent daily, that I rarely find time to read. Thanks - you might add life-coaching to your resumé, as I think you might have touched a nerve. Love the conversion of a SWOT analysis - very appropriate.
Send yourself some words of encouragement or inspiration. Or give yourself a quick kick in the pants! Make it emotional, visceral, exciting. You decide. Only you (and your future you) will ever see the email. You set the date your future self will receive the email, you can send it years into the future, or to a specific date. Do your future you a favour – decide now…
Everyone is always talking about consuming less (wine, calories & plastic are my big 3) - and I agree - but there are a few things we should consume more of. Here's my list of 10 to get you started,,, Good ideas - consume & create is the best combination -...read more
I love reading all these half-arsed, click bait posts about the morning rituals of the rich and famous. They give me a warm fuzzy glow. So, here's my morning ritual to get you glowing: Get up with the sun... ... streaming through the gaps between the window frame and...read more
Frequently when I work with a new writing client they tell me that their book needs to be written in their voice. "My voice is what clients love and know. I'm funny, the book needs to be funny. I have a very strong personality, that's what's made my business what it...read more
... and then I heard Anne Lamott in her TED talk - "12 truths I learned from life and writing" - and I stopped worrying. “You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should have behaved better.” -...read more
How Entrepreneurs Should Write Their Expert Solutions Book – from 9 Myths About Writing Non-Fiction Books for Entrepreneurs, Coaches, Experts & Authors
The Author Myths - Real writers start on blank page #1, then they start writing. They write the first chapter, then the 2nd chapter... until they get to the end and write their conclusions. Tada! Easy peasy. Well, you entrepreneurial-type writers, you coaches and...read more