passionate life

Where’s the Joy?

I was watching Brene Brown’s TED talk on vulnerability today. (Thank you to the 5 Minute Journal for the weekly challenge of watching it!) One of the many things she mentioned struck a cord with me. She talked about our needs for love and belonging, for knowing that we matter

Reflections of Purpose

I’m updating my website which has lead to me doing some reflection about what it is I really want to do, and who I want to be, with Accelerated Success Consulting. I realize I veered off course for a while now and the results show it. The last few days

The Formula Everyone Should Know to Get Results!

You want things to be different. You’re unhappy with your life. Is your health suffering? Would you like to quit smoking? Exercise more?  Eat better? Are you having some trouble in your relationships. Have you found your soul mate? Having trouble with your boss or co-workers? Is your bank account

Are You Getting Results, and Can I Help?

I have been hiding. I didn’t admit I was hiding. In the last few weeks I realized that if I walked down the street and asked anyone I met, I would be lucky to have one in ten people know how Accelerated Success Consulting could help them. It might even


Obstacles or Opportunies?

How many times in life do we see things as obstacles when they might be opportunities? The other day I had an appointment with a potential client. When I got to his office, I found out that he wasn’t there and apparently forgot our appointment.  Was I disappointed?  Absolutely!  Did