The Courage to…wait a sec, she did WHAT??

Ever since Irit Kleinman came back from Christmas break in 11th grade with her head shaved, I have wanted to shave mine, but I was always scared.  Always afraid I wouldn’t look good, people would judge me, I’d get fired from my job, my boyfriend would break up with...

IGNITING COURAGE PODCAST TURNS 40!!!

Part of the courage it takes to achieve is to persevere.  When something gets boring, you have to have the guts to sit out some other fun things, or new shiny possibilities, and stick to the thing that you started.  The shine has worn off.  The initial momentum you...

The Courage to Network

I picked up the phone to listen to the new voicemail. “Hi, Are you available on May 21 for a speaking engagement in Kona, Hawaii.” My first thought was, which one of my friends is playing a trick on me??  But I went to the website, and sure enough, it was legit! ...

SARA APKE: Mother, World Traveler, Difference Maker

I met Sara on a high school building expedition to Malawi. She, her husband and her 4 kids had joined us, and they were fabulous, so she was an obvious choice as a guest to talk about courage. The kids were wonderful on the trip, she and her husband were incredible...

ESTHER COLLINETTI: Athlete, Goal Achiever, Woman; UNLEASHED

Esther has always been one of those people that I love being around. She’s full of strength, love and has zero tolerance for excuses. She lives that way, and I was able to catch her in the middle of a huge life transition to talk a little about courage. CLICK...