“Some people die at 25 and aren’t buried until 75.” Benjamin Franklin
I was in marketing for nearly 20 years. I worked for some small, niche companies as well as some of the largest, global corporations in the world.
One thing remained constant: I worked hard; really hard.
I used to tell people who would interview with me that they needed to be prepared to do the work of 3 people at any other company if they wanted to work here, because the expectations were high and there was always so much to do.
Because this mantra of working ...continue reading...
“The moment you can visualize being free from the things that hold you back, you have indeed begun to set yourself free.” Unknown Author
For about the past 5 years, there has been a particular word that has guided my life and my decisions:
I am drawn to the idea of having more freedom in my life.
I want to live my life from a place of choice, rather than from a place of obligation.
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“Authenticity means exercising the compassion to know that we are all made of strength and struggle.” Brené Brown, Gifts of Imperfection
I believe that “being seen” is one of the most profound human experiences we can have this side of heaven. I think it means that someone understands, accepts and loves your heart, the core of your being. They are able to fully acknowledge all the beauty right alongside all the ugly; they are able to smile at all the joy, as well as the sadness; they celebrate the light burning inside of us, as much as the darkness ...continue reading...