Archive of ‘Confidence and Courage’ category

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

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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

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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

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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

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“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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