Evaluate Your Speaking Skills

Evaluate Your Speaking Skills I  have been going through some of my old Toastmasters items and I came across an old Communication and Leadership manual.  As I was reading through it I found a checklist – statements about evaluating where you see yourself as to where you want to be.  I thought I would share… Continue reading Evaluate Your Speaking Skills

Creative Ideas

Being Creative Do you ever come up with some creative ideas only to rethink them or have someone ask you “What makes you think you can do that?”  If so, you will probably enjoy this podcast by my friend Kelly McCausey.  https://lovepeoplemakemoney.com/podcast/what-makes-you-think-you-can-do-that/ Often people will try to shut you down when you tell them what you… Continue reading Creative Ideas

Do You Want To Become A Motivational Speaker?

How to Become a Motivational Speaker Are you an engaging speaker who has had many interesting, rewarding experiences?  Do you want to be a motivational speaker?  Are you looking to motivate yourself to motivate others and get paid for doing so?  Then perhaps you will find these tips helpful. To begin, you need to evaluate… Continue reading Do You Want To Become A Motivational Speaker?

Fill Yourself With Confidence

Picture Yourself Filling With Light And Confidence  Take three deep breaths. Think of something that brings you great joy. Picture your whole body filling up with a bright glow, like a light bulb, as you think of your great joy. Repeat an empowering phrase to yourself: “I’m safe,” “I’m cool wherever I go” or “I can… Continue reading Fill Yourself With Confidence

Hiring A Coach

Hire A Coach   Last but not least, consider hiring a coach. If you are, or have ever been an athlete, I don’t have to convince you of the benefit of a good coach when it comes to athletics. Your coach can see what it is you need to improve and provide you with exercises… Continue reading Hiring A Coach

Comfort Zone Care

You Don’t Have To Go It Alone – It’s Okay To Need Support   It’s okay to need more support.  We briefly talked about getting other people involved when it comes to accountability. Let’s dive a little deeper in this tip about getting others involved. Having people around you who support you can be a… Continue reading Comfort Zone Care

Baby Steps

Break It Down Into Baby Steps We all began with baby steps.  That’s how we learned to walk – one tiny step at a time.  That’s how we can overcome our procrastination and accomplish our tasks. Sometimes a project or task simply seems too big and overwhelming to tackle. You know you should reorganize your… Continue reading Baby Steps

Tips & Strategies for Stepping Out Of Your Comfort Zone

Tips for moving out of your comfort zone. Now that you have a better idea of the importance of stepping out of your comfort zone and into the realm of possibility, it’s time to get to work and make that happen. In this post, I’m sharing some tips and strategies that will help you do… Continue reading Tips & Strategies for Stepping Out Of Your Comfort Zone

Goal Setting

  Set Attainable Goals – If you set your sights too high, you are more likely to fail. It’s ok to have one big goal but break it into smaller attainable goals to work towards. Completing these smaller goals will keep you motivated no matter how long it takes you to reach the final big… Continue reading Goal Setting

Reflect on How Far You Have Come

Reflect On How Far You’ve Come It’s time to reflect on what you have learned over the past month.  I hope you’ve enjoyed our little exploration of positive and creative thinking. More importantly, I hope you’ve taken the advice, tips, ideas, and strategies I’ve shared with you to heart and put them to good use.… Continue reading Reflect on How Far You Have Come