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Quiet Quitting: Untangling the Mess of the Phenomenon

Quiet quitting is a pretty loud trend right now and the root goes much deeper than its name implies. If you’re not familiar with this phenomenon, I’ll try and give you a brief summary.  First, there can be two kinds of quiet quitting. We’ll call these, quitter #1 and quitter #2 for ease of reference. Quitter…

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Goals Reloaded: A 30-Day At A Time Focus

Goals, goals, goals. Whether in active pursuit or a someday aspiration, we’ve all got goals. The biggest difference between the repeat setters and the actual getters is the amount of time, focus, and motive given to the goal.  Before we get any further, your eyes begin to glaze over and you start disappearing into assumptions…

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24 Ways to Approach Goal Getting Differently This Year

Goal getting differently can excite or incite depending on the person. Are you one who is first in line to try something new or freaked out and shaking in your boots? I get it. But being fresh into a brand new year, goal getting is top of mind. So we may as well talk about…

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Devoted Focus: Productivity with Purpose

The sentiment, productivity with purpose sounds a bit redundant. I mean, if you’ve devoted focus to being productive, you’d already know the purpose behind it, right? Productivity and purpose. These are probably among our greatest quests as goal-getters. Yet, they’re also among the most elusive of accomplishments. Sure, we gain a win here and there,…

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Life’s Devotion: From Blueprint to Building Your Best You

Before you worry about finding the right blueprint, you first have to decide what you’re building. When it comes to your life and its plan, have you ever given much thought to the life you’re actually building? Versus the one, you can be found living or talking about. Ah, that’s a thought to ponder, now…

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God’s Devotion for Defining You Beyond Your Unique Mess!

Devotion, that word can really pack a punch. Depending on what it is that has your devoted attention. Today, we’re going to look at it as the topic and focus for embracing our messy lives. And how all of it is and has always been part of God’s process. This process, His, is all pointing…

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Self-Care: Nurturing You in Real Ways Beyond Bubble Baths

Self-care is needed, wanted, and oh, so craved! But what happens when the scented candles, the bubble bath, or the good book as a momentary escape isn’t delivering? The often promised rejuvenation from this type of self-care just isn’t cutting it anymore. And that’s just it–more. As in you are more than a scent, soak,…

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Nurturing the grit, grace & gusto to answer your God-sized calling

Untangling the MESS often attached to thoughts, feelings, and expectations behind your God-sized calling takes grit, grace, and gusto! Well, if there’s anyone that can help you untangle that MESS…it’s this girl 🙋‍♀️ Seriously, to help you save time, energy, and heartache, I wrote a BOOK about untangling that MESS! But in this post we’re…

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How To Teach & Reach Through Your Mission Without Breaching It

You’re either teaching, reaching, or breaching when it comes to your mission and assignment. As a valued, amazing lady in business you’ve gotta shine in the marketplace. In order to do that you’re going to have to get real comfortable with understanding the power of your mission. Your mission is about souls, impact & purpose…

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Prioritizing Your Mission In the Marketplace: Souls, Impact & Purpose

Sometimes your mission as a valued, amazing lady in business can really get lost in the shuffle of all those papers and post-it’s on your desk, right? Operating in excellence and being in alignment with your God-given assignment may be your mission. But sometimes the bottom line and deadlines can be a huge distraction and…

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