Fear and Anxiety

Fear and Anxiety

Anxiety is the byproduct of fear. Something makes us afraid and then that creates anxiety. Our battle is not with anxiety but with fear. If you minimize fear, you will also minimize anxiety.

Fear is a real emotion and it shouldn’t be ignored or dismissed, but it also shouldn’t be completely trusted. Instead we should think of fear as our notification or alarm system. When we feel fear, we need to examine why. 

 

The First Step in Greatness

The First Step in Greatness

The Oscars were a week ago and I have to confess that I’m an awards show junkie. So I definitely tuned in. Golden Globes, SAG awards, Grammys, Oscars. I watch them all.
 
The reason I love watching awards shows is because you are arguably watching the best of the best.
 
And last month when I was watching the Golden Globes, Tom Hanks taught all of us a valuable lesson on what the first step to greatness is. I share about this first step in our latest Sixty(ish) Seconds with Shawn.
 
 

 

I’m a Junkie (Why You Should Be One Too)

I’m a Junkie (Why You Should Be One Too)

I’m a junkie! It feels good to get that off my chest. And by the way, I think you should be one too.
 
In this latest Sixty(ish) Seconds with Shawn, I explain the importance of being a junkie and how embracing it is the first step to significance. 
 
 

 
 

Tweetable Lesson

How NOT to Stand Out

How NOT to Stand Out

Last week I shared eight traits that will make you stand out and also help you to be a more effective leader. (You can find that link in the Resources section below).
 
Today, I’m sharing two traits that will guarantee that you don’t stand out and will cripple your leadership ability.
 
 

 
 

Tweetable Lesson

 

Resources