Steven Pressfield’s The War of Art is the book for creative professionals. You see, you’re going to be talking to yourself until the day you die. Talk back – and don’t let resistance get the best of you. This book is a great tool to help you recognize your forms of resistance and break through them, so you can continue mastering how you talk to yourself and how you produce results.
Authenticity is a big buzz-word today, but the irony is that social media is full of fake content. Instagram is full of perfectly placed photos, Facebook is full of edits. So how can we slow down? Here are my tips to tune into reality and build real connections.
In today’s video I give you my best tips for getting ready to shine on stage the day of your big event. Most professional public speakers have a pre-performance routine that they have honed over the years – but getting in the zone just before you speak is less complicated than you think.
A few weeks ago I attended UdemyLive in San Francisco. I’ve been an online instructor on their platform for several years and this was the first time they’ve hosted a live event. It was incredible meeting my fellow teachers, some awesome students, the great team at Udemy, as well as my personal hero – Seth Godin – who hosted a master class. In today’s video I’m sharing WHY I’m more committed than ever to keep creating courses online and sharing weekly advice right here on the blog. If you are considering putting yourself on camera, creating a course, speaking up at work or even changing careers, today’s advice will really resonate with you.
This week I returned from a glorious trip to the redwoods with my family. After many long walks under canopies of ancient trees, I remembered something.
Today I’m sharing my secret to staying clear-headed among all the chaos. The events around us, the political polarization are all reflections of society. You and me included. We need to take a moment and see if we can be part of the solution.
Let me share what the one and only Seth Godin had to say about authenticity.I had the pleasure of seeing him speak at the UdemyLive conference this past weekend. He’s a huge hero of mine and the marketing guru I go to when I’m cooking up big ideas to change the world. Here’s a clip from his 90 minute master class.
There is something very powerful about speaking your truth. It’s scary for sure… All kinds of voices pop up in your head like, “What if this doesn’t work out? What will people think about this idea? What if I fail?” You know that voice, right? But then, you think, “Ya know what? Even if that happens, I’ll survive. The pain will pass. The doubt will subside and I’ll keep going anyway.”
Today a big dream of mine has come true. A dream of creating a product that would change people’s lives… Make them a bit happier. Make them a bit lighter. Make them move closer to their dreams.
Introducing wishbeads™! Today I am launching wishbeads™ on Kickstarter. I’ve put together videos, images and the complete story of how wishbeads™ works. (Including the TRUE STORY of how my wish came true!).
Next week I am revealing a special product that has been TWO YEARS in the making! Today’s video speaks to the heart of the WHY behind my new business venture. After years of helping people overcome their hesitation, build their confidence so they could speak their truth, effortlessly, I discovered that the people drawn to my work were dreamers. People who knew they were capable of more, yet needed a little encouragement to get there. Take a moment and give yourself a gift. Watch the video and get all the details to help you make your wish a reality. You deserve to have your wishes come true!