Did You Take the Bait?

Getting sidetracked by distraction can slow down your progress, increase frustration, or contribute to quitting altogether. Taking your eyes off your target, even if for a short period of time, counts as a distraction. When running down Bold Goals, everything counts, and everything matters. My husband, Stan, loves to fish, and he takes fishing very seriously. This means he is … Read More

Your Confidence Resume

The purpose of writing a Confidence Resume is to showcase YOU—TO YOU! If you have not already done so, one day you will have an opportunity to write a resume. That resume will be a document that introduces you to prospective schools, internships, sponsorships, or employers. Its purpose is to highlight your life experiences, including things such as your education/training, … Read More

The One Thing: Change Your Words, Change Your Mindset

As you hit the ground running into 2021, you may be brainstorming about how you will make this year exponentially better than previous years. You may be asking yourself what is THE ONE THING that will help you perform your best this year. In my book, Heart of a Champion, I write about the power words have in our lives. The One Thing that immediately … Read More

Know Better, Do Better

Maya Angelou quotes are powerful and empowering. One of my favorites is, “Do the best you can until you know better. Then, when you know better, do better.” In my book, Heart of a Champion, the “know better, then do better” philosophy shows up in a story I’d like to share. For over four decades, I justified bullying myself with an extreme, … Read More

My Vocabulary Lesson

Today’s mental performance strategy is inspired by Chester.  In 2014, Chester was experiencing some soreness throughout his body, so I took him to a veterinarian.  As she was examining Chester and developing a treatment plan, she said, “Your little horse sure has a lot of metal.”  I smiled and nodded, but I thought it was interesting she said Chester had “metal.” I figured she … Read More

IF YOU CHANGE NOTHING…NOTHING CHANGES.

Did you know that most people quit on their New Year’s Resolutions by January 12th? Learn how keeping your commitment to your Bold Goals is the key to achieving them!