The 5 Key Distinctions to Bold Leadership

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This post is adapted from a talk I gave at Adam Gilad's event The Boldness Code in Las Vegas on Superbowl Sunday. Originally it was called The 5 Key Distinctions to Living a Bold Life, but then I had an opportunity to submit the article to Fast Company and I changed it to be more leadership focused. Enjoy and let me know what you think! #1 - Be the Author of Your … [Read more...]

How to Think BIG and Build Confidence with Miss Nevada 2014

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“Be cognizant of opportunities that present themselves and ask whether your past accomplishments can help you succeed in a particular endeavor.”  - Lisa Song Sutton,  Many inspirational articles proclaim that as an entrepreneur you should “find your passion.” We have all read the motivational quote “if you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life.” Rather than … [Read more...]

A Year to Live – Permission to Live Boldly

A Year to Live by Jesse Krieger

I just got back from an intense and inspiring weekend retreat called Entrepreneurs Awakening led by my friends Michael Costuros and Bryan Bayer. One of the questions posed over the weekend was both simple and profound: If you only had one year to live, how would you spend it? Then we journaled for 10 minutes or so, just writing free form what came up for us. Sitting … [Read more...]

Define and Design Your External Identity Drivers

Define and Design Your External Identity Drivers

Welcome to Part 3 of the Discover Your Unique Identity in Business and Life Series! In Part 1 - Discover and Design Your True Identity we talked about how our upbringings, family and social ties unconsciously shape our identities to some degree and how to consciously define and design the identity we want in business and life. In Part 2 - Discover Your Internal Identity … [Read more...]

Discover Your Internal Identity Drivers

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In the previous post Discover and Design Your True Identity, I laid out the components of the Identity Framework and the progression towards fully owning and embodying your new identity in business and in life; the know, do, be progression. Now let's dive deeper and look at each piece of the framework one by one, starting with your internal identity drivers:  Mental … [Read more...]