Do Things You Don’t Want To Do

There are many things in life we don’t want to do but have to do. There are things we want to do but don’t do. And there are things we want to do and do. We’re complicated creatures. Why are we this way? Why do we sometimes act in the exact opposite of who we say […]


‘The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is, just be nice to everyone and always smile.’ Ed Sheeran What if we all just decided to be nice? What would happen to our world? Our relationships? Our businesses? If we all woke up tomorrow and decided to be nice to everyone we met […]

Dare to GIVE Back

“You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help other people get what they want.” Zig Ziglar When I think of leadership – I think of giving.  Leadership isn’t about me – it’s about others. I want to be the kind of leader leading from behind – focusing on helping my […]

Let YOUR Brilliance Shine!

“No matter who you are, no matter what you did, no matter where you’ve come from, you can always change, become a better version of yourself.” Madonna One of my favorite things to talk about is BRILLIANCE – human brilliance. Every where I go I see it. I see it in my students, in my clients, […]


“I think fearless is having fears but jumping anyway.”  Taylor Swift Over 20 years ago my husband and I started a construction company in the mid west. We had no idea how to run a business but we were willing to take the risk and figure it out. We were scared- in fact petrified would have […]


What if we jumped out of bed in the morning and raced into the office, excited to give our very best? What if when our co-workers said good morning to us, our energy was contagious and positive? What if we were truly ENGAGED in our work just for today? What would happen? What could happen? […]

Get a Mentor

“For everyone of us that succeeds, it’s because there’s somebody there to show you the way out.” Oprah Winfrey A Mentor Can… Help you see your blind spots. Blind spots are things about our personality that are obvious to everyone around us but not to us. They’re things we don’t see or don’t want to see. I […]

Have You Thanked Your Customers Lately?

2014 was a really good year. I had the opportunity to work with amazing people, grow my craft and be mentored by some fabulous people. I am BLESSED.  Thank you for being part of my success, my ups, my downs and my life. I appreciate each and every one of you. YOU ARE THE BEST!  […]

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas to you and yours. No matter where you are or what’s happening in your life right now – I wish you peace and joy in this moment. Just for a moment, this moment right now, be grateful, let joy in and be at peace. We can choose this moment even if chaos in […]

12 Easy Ways to ENGAGE Your Team

1. Focus on what is right. It’s easy to focus on all the negative stuff, all the things that are not working. It takes commitment to focus on what’s right. To stand back and assess our workplace and team through the lens of what’s working. Take some time right now and come up with a […]