Letting Go of Perfectionism

By Janine Graham Perfect doesn’t exist—and mistakes are where the growth, change, and learning happen. I received an email from a fellow coach yesterday. I was thrilled to receive it, as it was a woman from the United States who…

Live Your Passion and Change the World

By Linda Commito “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” —Howard Thurman What is it that enlivens you, that you…

Freedom or Bust! The True Story of the American Dream

By Natalie Rivera The American Dream is about the American Spirit—it’s about the dominion of choice. I apologize in advance if this offends you. Nevermind, I hope it pisses you off and makes you want to stop squandering your potential.…

You Deserve to Say No

By Noelle Sterne The more you honor yourself and practice taking your stand for No and what is right for you, the easier it will become. Do you feel you can’t refuse the requests or plans of friends or groups?…

From Stuck To Transformed: A Worldwide Journey of Self-Discovery

By Russell Heath Let me tell you the story of my own stuckness. It starts in Tel Aviv, which, in 1980 when I was there, was a dysenteric’s paradise: It had public restrooms on every other block—the limit of my…

Finding Purpose in Death

By Joeel Rivera The pain and hurt in life are not there to hold you back; they are there to inspire your greatness. We all have loved ones that come into our lives to help us grow, and sometimes when…

Every Minute Matters

By Mary Boutieller As I sit here listening to the wind blowing outside, I find myself filled with easy gratitude —for the breeze, for the plants and trees just outside my door, for friends, my husband and family, for the…

7 Abiding Tenets to Follow Your Dreams

by Carleen Moscati I was fortunate enough to grow up in a home where I witnessed first-hand that even the most impossible of dreams are attainable. Of course I didn’t realize it at the time, but when it mattered it…

Don’t Change Who You Are Find Where You Fit

By Jessamine Gibb In self-development and business circles there has been a lot of discussion around how to become a more “positive” person, how to have more extroverted behavior styles, how to be more motivated, what to do about employees…

A Climb to the Top

By Lonny Reardon As a kid in Newfoundland, Canada, I grew up through some very hard times. My dad was an alcoholic, we were poor, and I saw many terrible things that a child should never see. As a result,…