Change Your Life By Becoming Your Own CEO

Change Your LifeThere have been periods in my life when I was unhappy and flailing.

Sometimes outside circumstances were the cause of my unhappiness — the death of a loved one, an unexpected and unwanted life change, or the painful¬†behaviors of people close to me. Many of these outside events occurred in my youth or… Continue Reading…

A Powerful Formula To Catapult Your Confidence

Boost Your ConfidenceSpecial Note: The 3rd video in my Free 3-Part Confidence Series is now available. You can watch it here.

I’m afraid.

What if I fail?

I might look stupid.

They know so much more than me.

I don’t trust my judgement.

I’m not attractive enough.

I don’t think I have what it takes.

I have nothing valuable to say.

They… Continue Reading…

40 Reasons Why You Need To Boost Your Confidence

Boost your confidenceSpecial Note: The second video in my three part free series called Skyrocket Your Confidence is now available. You can watch it by clicking here.

When I graduated from college, I had a diploma, a degree in English literature, and no idea what I wanted to do with my life.

The week after… Continue Reading…

Ready To Reclaim Your Self-Confidence? My New Video Series Shows You How

Reclaim your self-confidenceI recently conducted a survey of my readers here at Live Bold and Bloom. It was just a one question survey about confidence.

The question was: What is your most concerning difficulty related to your self-confidence?

I was blown away by the responses — not just the number of responses, but also by how profoundly… Continue Reading…

20 Life-Changing Books From My Favorite Bloggers

life changing booksI can’t understate the profound impact books have had on my own personal growth.

Authors like Eckhart Tolle, Byron Katie, and Brene Brown have led me to life-altering shifts in my world view. They¬†have given me invaluable tools for overcoming life’s inevitable difficulties and for finding real and lasting happiness.

Embracing the power of the… Continue Reading…

Angry People: 10 Ways To Deal With Hotheads

Angry People“Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.” – Carl Jung

Several years ago, I was sitting in on a management meeting for one of my public relations clients. The executive director of the organization asked the marketing director a question, to which she made a… Continue Reading…

6 Strategies To Boost Your Body Image And Self-Esteem

Body Image and Self-EsteemI’m going to ask you a question: what part of your body do you hate?

I bet you had an answer in a nanosecond.

In fact, I bet you’ve stood in front of the mirror and stared at the body part, despising its unwelcome attachment to you. You’ve probably attempted to suck it in, tighten… Continue Reading…