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KICK FEAR IN THE TEETH: Tip #2

Wondering where Tip #1 is? I published it earlier today in my newsletter Creative Careers Unleashed! You can read it here Better yet, why don’t you subscribe and enjoy bi-weekly intelligence for intelligent, creative, multi-talented professionals. To subscribe send a blank e-mail to on-233@ezezine.com So, how else can you Kick Fear in the Teeth? I…

IN THE SHADOW OF THE GROUND HOG

Ground Hog Day! What a curious ritual. Particularly in the age of the Internet, trips to Saturn, and such. And, yet we mock the Greeks who consulted the entrails of animals. Perhaps the problem is simply that in this day and age we are shy of rituals and reasons to celebrate things au natural. The…

Getting Unstuck – Tip #6

Are you a perfectionist? Does everything have to be just so? That’ great. But, it can set us up to get stuck. Or, at least to make progress very, very slowly. The solution? Don’t worry about making mistakes or doing it wrong. In most situations you’ll have the chance to do it over, change it….

Getting Unstuck – Tip #5

When you’re emotionally stuck and deep breathing by itself doesn’t work. Try this. Focus on the feeling, the emotion. Put a name to it, if you can. Now, intensify the emotion. Make it bigger. Make it stronger. Really ramp it up! When it’s at it’s full fury, do this. Imagine it’s something tangible, something you…

Getting Unstuck – Tip #4

Sometimes you’re stuck because of your feelings or emotions keep you grounded in the current apparent ‘reality’. That is, your emotions block out signals from the outside world. Signals that could help you move or change. What to do? Take a deep, deep breath. Then take three more deep breaths. Has the emotion waned or…