Blog 2017-05-25T20:25:51+00:00

Nice vs. Clear

It's a wonderful, wonderful day* when you engage your first "helper person" – whether they are a personal assistant, housekeeper, bookkeeper, gardener, etc. But then comes the tricky part: actually having to ask them to do specific things for you in often very specific ways**. * May 6, 2009 ** Cuz you want what you want how you want it.     I'm writing this because we're only 13 days into the new year and [...]

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Caring vs. Investing

I have a brief story for you*.  One that might help lighten your load in 2018.  Starring a smart, accomplished woman** and a major energy leak. * a true one ** no, not me, but I do like how that description felt to you like a good match #flattered     We were two friends squatting at a coffee shop on a sunny L.A. morning and she was telling me... ...that she had reached her [...]

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Jenny’s Leap Year

When Jenny O'Connor connected with me she already had a well-established, self-generated career as a nationally-touring musician and YouTube personality. (And she was still in her 20's!) She joined my very first Leap Year Group because she wanted to shift gears in a major way. Her list included: • transition from being a touring musician to being an actress • cut down on her touring schedule to eventually transition to living full-time in L.A. • [...]

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Gene’s Leap Year

Gene Tognacci will always have a special place in my heart because he was my first Leap Year client. As a veteran voice over artist (and owner of the company eLearning Voices), Gene was much more comfortable being heard than being seen – so he wanted to do all of his sessions via Skype audio from his home in Texas. No matter how sweetly I cajoled, he would not let me see him on screen... [...]

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Your Best Is Yet To Come

Your best is yet to come. How you viscerally respond when you read that statement depends on the stories you've been telling yourself lately. Have you been telling yourself that you're too old?   That your window of opportunity is rapidly closing?  That you've already peaked?  That it's too late?  That the odds are against you?  That you are trapped within your own life?  That you can't learn any new tricks? How you viscerally respond [...]

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