This week's recipe has to do with Boldness and Bravery. These two ingredients definitely go hand in hand! In Business as in life, Boldness is a mandatory ingredient. Without it, our dreams remain dreams and have very little chance of coming true! Without it, we may be pretending to be someone that we are not, simply because we are seeking approval from others, or to ensure that we fit in.
As always, we invite you to apply the ingredients in this week's recipe for the next seven (7) days. Focus on them and include them in your life and business world. Do not hesitate to share with us your comments and insights, they are very appreciated! This week's Coaching Cocktail recipe: « The Bold Martini!»: 2 measures of Boldness:
(« You are an original, an utterly unique human being. You cannot have the life you want, make the decisions you want, or be the leader you are capable of being until your actions represent an authentic expression of who you really are, or who you wish to become.- Susan Scott». Woody Allen's first rule of enlightment: «SHOW UP!»
) 2 measures of Alignment:
( It is a deepening of integrity- when who you are and what you live are brought into alignment. No more damping down your soul's deepest longings in order to get approval from others. « It is better to fail at your own life than succeed at someone else's» - André Gide) 3 measures of Humbling Insights:
( « It takes courage to look at ourselves unflichingly in the mirror called our lives. Sometimes what we see isn't particularly attractive. It has been said that the truth will set you free- but first, it may thoroughly irritate you!» - Susan Scott) 4 measures of Bravery :
( Be brave enough to take a good hard look at your life. Become present to how you truly feel about yourself and your work. Take the time to write down the answers to these four questions:
Where am I going? Why am I going there? Who is going with me? What do I truly want to accomplish once I get there?) GARNISH WITH CLEAR INTENTION! SHAKE DO NOT STIR!