Blog - Purpose

6.10.2020 - How others sabotage points the way to our passion and purpose

    “The wound is the place where the light enters you” ~ Rumi I wish to address the “stigma and misconceptions” surrounding mental health and in particular the trauma, often untreated, of the wounds of childhood, and offer hope and strategies to help. As a child therapist, I have had the privilege of hearing from boys …MORE »

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4.08.2020 - Guess who fears success?

  Call it imposter syndrome or fear of standing out, to something else, fear of success has a surprising number of people in its toxic grip. How does the fear of success show up for you? Are you holding yourself back? Here’s what to do:   As I share in chapter 31 of How to …MORE »

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29.05.2019 - And the winners are…

I’m so excited to announce the winners of a signed copy of The Little Princess! Harley Christensen Kenn Butler and Brigette Blackman Congratulations!!!!!!!! The response to The Little Princess has been truly royal. So many people have told me how sharing my story of being bullied and summoning courage has helped them be brave. “Who …MORE »

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2.10.2017 - The fastest way to go from stress to joy without being overwhelmed

  “The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.” ~ William James, psychologist and philosopher Research proves that people who organize their whole life around their work are more prone to develop Post-traumatic Embitterment Disorder – a …MORE »

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11.05.2017 - Lucy’s reinvention story: Hustling her way into a new career

“Stop overthinking and take the leap.” You’re never too young for a career change! I’m excited to share Lucy O’Connor’s personal story of reinvention. She’s preparing to morph her business Monday Hustle into something even more beautiful by becoming a life coach. As you’ll read we first connected many years ago when Lucy was a …MORE »

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18.04.2017 - Your personal invitation to a free, life-changing online event…

Are you at a fork in the road? Have you ever thought to yourself “There has to be more to life than this?” At some point, most of us have. Here’s the incredible thing… Sometimes when you’re at a fork in the road, one simple well-timed suggestion or idea can cause a major shift—the one …MORE »

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1.04.2017 - How I pursued a job of passion and made a BIGGER difference in this world!

    I’m feeling excited about my call from San Diego with an American life coach Missy Strasner. Here’s what I was asked: “Specifically to share your story of how you pursued a job of passion and made a BIGGER difference in this world! “   Missy found me while searching on amazon under “passion” and “careers”— …MORE »

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22.12.2016 - How to reinvent your career and your life: Pivot—change careers and live again

Creating Your Past and Your Future: Celebrate Your Audacity What amazing feedback one of my client’s Lisa Conroy received! Incredible! So proud of her – living and working as she does with passion and purpose! Her success story is just one of many that have enriched my life this year – I’m thankful that having …MORE »

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3.07.2016 - how do you define success?

Many people have asked me how to I define success? The important question is, ‘How do you define success?’ Below is a range of responses from my The Art of Success Questionnaire. Do you notice any key themes? Are any success triggers for you? Fulfilment from my own endeavours You can be “in the moment” …MORE »

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12.05.2016 - The key to success? Relationships

Success, a young man told me yesterday, is being happy. Happy and healthy. I love the simplicity of his definition. Roy quit a job he hated and took the risk of employing himself. What was hardest? “Fear of failure. I was so afraid of it not working out and having to go back to my …MORE »

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