Left my job, moved in with my parents, you know, the usual at age 42.

Courage takes vulnerability, so it seems we have a chicken or egg question here, don’t we.   Let’s go with the definition that courage means doing something even though it scares the shit out of us.  We’re scared because there’s risk.  We could fail.  We could be...

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! ...