Posts in category "business"

Be Your Naked Self This Summer

Be Your Naked Self This Summer
How much time do you spend thinking about how you look, how you appear to others, what others might think about you or how you can meet other’s expectations? How many hours do you get caught up in perfecting the art of looking good, appropriate and acceptable? What would happen if we all considered ourselves... Read more »

Rocky: The Best Blackhawk

Rocky: The Best Blackhawk
I heard the yelling and the honking cars. It was so exciting! I had to do it. I just had to. Donning my Blackhawks sweatshirt, I tip-toed out the door, leaving the babysitter and my sleeping daughter together for 30 more minutes so I could have “the experience.” After having managed to get tickets to... Read more »

Daniel Pink: Distance Yourself from Your Problems!

Daniel Pink: Distance Yourself from Your Problems!
Daniel Pink quoted some experiments done at New York and Cornell Universities where students were asked to solve problems imagining themselves as the recipient of the solution or, alternatively, others. The results showed that the more distant the problem solver was from the recipient of the solution, the more innovative and quicker the problem was... Read more »
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"Girls Rising": From Victims of Sexual Abuse to Empowered Potential

"Girls Rising": From Victims of Sexual Abuse to Empowered Potential
Last night soldiers reported on the brutality of sexual assault from their commanders and fellow soldiers and the aftermath of their pain on WTTW’s documentary on Women in Combat. It was appalling to discover that an estimated 500,000 women who have risked their lives in combat for our freedom returned safely from battle, only to... Read more »

Four Intuitive Exercises that Increase Business Success

Four Intuitive Exercises that Increase Business Success
“I’ve been doing this for over 25 years,” Joe said. “I KNOW the product is just what these customers need and that they will be happy after I install it. But I can’t get them to believe that.” “I’m not sure what to do”, Joe mused as he reflected on his continuing sales slump. “Should... Read more »

Gifted Child Teaching Sustainability

Gifted Child Teaching Sustainability
As a skilled intuitive, I have been energetically Reading children for a decade or more. While it may seem an odd mix with the work I do with leaders and their conscious businesses, it turns out that these kids are already moving into and contributing to areas of arts, business and sustainability…from the age of... Read more »
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A Techie Weaves the People and We Map a New Reality

A Techie Weaves the People and We Map a New Reality
How do you map a new reality after the world ends next month? You get a brilliant techie to reveal meaningful connections among a group of people and then you create the world together. That is precisely what we are going to do next Wednesday at the Conscious Business Network, Paul Caswell  invented a technology... Read more »

Actually, Intuitive Intelligence Enhances Productivity

Actually, Intuitive Intelligence Enhances Productivity
“My actuaries could really use that!” replied, John, the high level executive with whom I spoke. “Really?” I asked, incredulously. Trust me, when I say that my intent in this conversation was only to respond to John’s question: “What is intuitive intelligence?” “How in the world would the guys who thrive on numbers-based data find... Read more »

Persistent Challenges are our Greatest Gifts?

Persistent Challenges are our Greatest Gifts?
My client, Jillian, brilliantly represents and coaches her clients so that they find themselves in venues that best fit their talents. They feel seen in the best light by audiences, and they are thrilled with her work. Who would imagine that Jillian secretly yearns for the limelight, herself, and is, at the same time, deathly... Read more »
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Success is a Tricky Business

Success is a Tricky Business
Have you entered into the world of  entrepreneurism? Have you carved out your target audience and assured that your niche is rich enough to make a good return on your investment? What I’ve found is that being a successful entrepreneur is not as tricky a business as being a person who is aligned with her... Read more »