Archive of ‘Confidence and Courage’ category

7 signs you’re at risk of living a boring life – and how to prevent boredom now


I grew up as an only child – and even though I grew up with 9 boys (my “cousins”) that taught me how to share and how to play tough, and who made me always play Princess Leia when I really wanted to play Darth Vader (no one else wanted to play a girl), there […]

Are you screwing yourself by trying to be too awesome? Maximizers vs Satisficers


As a part of the Freedom Junkie tribe, you probably suffer occasionally from FOMO. Aka: Fear of Missing Out.

 ME TOO. In fact, there’s a scientific term for us FOMO-ers – called “Maximizers.” Maximizers try to milk the very best drop out of everything. They want the best flight itinerary, the absolutely most awesome choice […]

Do you have a happy life or a meaningful life? And why you should even care


Just last month, I was coaching one of my Adventure Mastermind clients in a Hot Seat during our Mexico retreat. One of the things that came up was a struggle between wanting to fully enjoy an amazing life of travel and adventures and fun…and also wanting to feel a deeper sense of usefulness or contribution. […]

Top 10 Reasons Why Quitting Your Job During a Recession Can Be Perfectly Sane


“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 First of all, this article assumes you would leave your job because it sucks. It sucks for YOU. This does not apply to kick-ass jobs, of […]

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