Mindset / 12 posts found

HUMBLE BEGINNINGS, BIG DREAMS (or what made me finally take action and follow my passions)

Few people can point to a specific defining moment in their lives that made them take massive action and follow their big dreams. I am fortunate to remember a few. One of those life-changing moments was almost 3 years ago, reading Yuval Yuval Abramovitz’s ‘The List: Shout Out Your Dreams! (Motivation & Inspiration For Success & Happy Life). In a very relatable, simple and non woo-woo way the book tells the author’s remarkable story of triumphing over paralysis, drawing up a list of life dreams and pursuing each one to success. But the book isn’t just a story; containing a […]

EVERYTHING YOU WANT IS ON THE OTHER SIDE (OR HOW TO GET OVER THE SELF-DOUBT GREMLINS AND FEARS THAT ARE HOLDING YOU BACK)

What would you do if you weren’t afraid? I am scared. I have always been scared… that I will fail, that I will disappoint others, that I will ruin my life (whatever that might mean). For most of my life I let myself be guided by this fear and others’ expectations. I did everything right. Checked all the boxes… A lawyer with a master in public policy, a husband, 2 kids and an “important” job with six figures salary. But something was not working. It wasn’t till I found myself curled up in the corner of the couch snuggling my […]