I met Alice Rixon through the beautiful platform we all know as LinkedIn. As I have come to discover over and over, what we know of people and what we see is always just a tip of the iceberg. There is so much more to uncover if we take the time and really listen.
I was speaking to a friend recently, who was feeling burnt out, stressed and exhausted. She had been plugging away at a new project for more than a year. It had its ups and downs but overall, the toll was significant. It was draining the life out of her and she was taking some time to evaluate everything.
Resilience. Even the sound of it makes me feel so bounce back-able. It’s likely you don’t often think about resilience until a situation crops up calling for it. I know I certainly never did. But over the last few years, resilience has certainly been called into question for me far more than ever before. Perhaps, […]
[ Making it happen ] It’s more likely than not that you’ve got a ton on your plate already and you’re struggling to get even more accomplished. It feels like things don’t seem to end, you complete one project or task only to have it replaced with yet another one. It’s typically in moments like […]
[ Staying committed and focused ] Some years back, I came across a cute cartoon picture of two geeks standing with their arms folded, legs straight out, steely-eyed and staring straight ahead. They looked cool and determined. It was captioned “Anything’s possible. Keep thinking.” I loved it. Those simple words were powerful to me. They […]