4 posts tagged message

Buying In & Out Of ‘Not Enough’

I don't want to feel this way any more. I don't want to feel that I am 'not enough.' I want to see how wonderful and amazing I am—and how wonderful and amazing you are. It has been far too long that I have bought into the message that you and I are 'not enough' as we are. In response to these feelings, I've decided I'm no longer accepting any message, internal or otherwise, that encourages me or anyone else to believe that who or what or why we are is 'not enough.' I'm done buying into ...

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Don’t Shoot the Messenger

The messenger brings with them a message that is not really their own. It has been given to them, to deliver to you. If you don't like their message, if you don't want to receive what they're sharing, you may feel angry with them. You might want to shoot the messenger. But consider, is it the message you don't like, or is it the person delivering it? There is a difference. If it is the message you disagree with, take a moment before you shoot the messenger. Consider that your disagr...

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One Thing I Think I Know About Personal Branding

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There is no demand for my message.


Personal branding isn't about packaging myself up into a pretty box and showing only the good and glowing. The whole me, not my tidy little message, is what people want and will see, whether I attempt to control it or not. Establishing a message for myself, deciding on a pretense, trying to make you think what I want you to think about me, is not of benefit to me.

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An Invitation to Share Your Wisdom

photo by kelley_leigh From the moment I learned of the existence of the web, I was immediately drawn to it. I couldn't have told you why, I just was. I felt I belonged there, and I wasn't used to feeling that way. What I realize now is that I was so attracted to the web because is was the first medium that allowed the individual to share their unique perspective with the world.

Shine your light.

For the first time, we, the individual, have the power to touch and connect with people from all over the world. Before, we usually only had the opportunity to shine our light on those in direct proximity to us. The web has created an opportunity for us to share our story with the people who truly want to hear it.

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