How A Simple Decision Changed My Business

MMA Weekend In LAMy anniversary present from my husband was awesome! He whisked me away to Los Angeles, CA to see Invicta FC 11 (women’s mixed martial arts). This wasn’t any ordinary event because Cris “Cyborg” Justino was the headline for Invicta’s main event.

Just a little background on “Cyborg”: she’s from Brazil, she’s only had one loss, and most of her fights end in the first round by knockout. She’s also the same woman who defeated Gina Carano in 2009 by knockout in the first round. She’s a bad woman! (By the way, the fight we saw only lasted 46 seconds. And yes, it was a knockout!) Read More→

Breaking Through My Self-Doubt (Literally!)

My mentor, Lisa Sasevich, puts us through some interesting exercises. In January 2014, the group activity was to walk on broken glass. At our last retreat, she put us through a good one. Honestly, it sounded so simple physically but I underestimated how much mental discipline it took.

The first thing that she instructed us to do was to write down the #1 thing that’s holding us back to achieving success in 2015 on a 6″ x 6″ wooden board. We then had to take that board and walk across a bridge that was as thin as a balance beam. The height of the top of the bridge was 24 inches. Eek! Here’s the hard part: you had to cross the bridge holding your wooden board in front of you. Thank goodness we had spotters on each side. Read More→

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