Archive for September, 2012

Unhappy at Work? Changes YOU Can Make Right Now

September 26th, 2012 by Laura Longley

Are you unhappy in your job and know that you need a change, but can’t just quit today (or even tomorrow)? Most of us do not have the luxury of leaving our current job without having another job waiting in the wings, so it makes sense to change what we can in your current job…

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Video Blog: Don’t Be Perfect! Just Do It!

September 24th, 2012 by Laura Longley

Yesterday on my morning walk I had an epiphany about how wanting everything to be just so prevents me from doing things that I want to do. The side effect of this, is that it also prevents me from being authentic. This video shares the realization I had and how becoming more authentic – and…

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Feeling Unhappy And Stuck? Keys to Getting Un-Stuck and Moving Forward

September 21st, 2012 by Laura Longley

We all have times in our lives where we are unhappy and we know that we need to do something different in order to be happy, but we still stay stuck in that unpleasant place. There are many reasons that we choose to stay in a state that doesn’t serve us. Sometimes we are aware…

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Expect the Unexpected: Finding the Power in Being Resilient

September 19th, 2012 by Laura Longley

“Expect the unexpected.” That’s the motto of a certain reality TV show, which I’m (almost) embarrassed to say that I watch. It’s also become one of the guiding lights in my life. We cannot control events, circumstances or other people, no matter how hard we might try. The only way to deal with the uncertainty…

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I’m An HSP – Are You? Dealing With Being A Highly Sensitive Person

September 17th, 2012 by Laura Longley

For the majority of my life I have had to deal with anxiety. Frequently this anxiety didn’t seem to be attached to anything in particular. My pattern was that I would wake up in the morning (or sometimes in the middle of the night) and have “that feeling.” Some of you who also experience anxiety…

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How to Improve Your Current Job – Right Now!

September 14th, 2012 by Laura Longley

Many of us suffer from being unhappy in our current jobs. Whether you intend to stay in this job, or are seeking other opportunities, you can benefit from improving your experience, right where you are, right now. This episode from my BlogTalk Radio Show shares a process you can use to improve your current job,…

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Should You Stay or Should You Go? Deciding Whether to Stay in Your Current Job

September 12th, 2012 by Laura Longley

Many people experience dissatisfaction with their job or career at times. There can be ups and downs related to your current boss, your current work group, company changes, or even your own current state of mind. How do you know when you’ve reached critical mass? When is it time to seriously look at a significant…

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Ouch. That Hurts! Turning Disappointment into Inspiration

September 10th, 2012 by Laura Longley

Sometimes we get feedback that is hurtful. An experience I had recently helped me to see that this painful feedback was reinforcing what my heart had already been trying to tell me, if I had only paid attention. The rejection I experienced was the final message from the Universe that I needed to be able…

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