Words of Wisdom: “Don’t Lose Yourself For ‘Influence'”-Trent Shelton

I'm a huge fan of motivational speaker and author Trent Shelton. These Words of Wisdom from him are timely for me and for a lot of others I'm sure, particularly if you are a blogger or influencer. This week, I've seen quite a few creatives and rising influencers I follow discouraged because of the lack…

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Words of Wisdom: “Let Your Pain Push You To Another Level”-Eric Thomas

I really want these Words of Wisdom from motivational speaker Eric Thomas to really resonate with you like they did with me. I don't like or want to romanticize struggle, but, like the popular phrase my Nana used to share, "Into each life, a little rain must fall." None of us go through this life…

Words of Wisdom: “Your Dream Is Waiting On You To Go”-Lisa Nichols

I saw this powerful Words of Wisdom video from motivational speaker Lisa Nichols and I hope it pushes you to make moves as we head into 2020! In the video, Lisa talks about how our dreams are waiting for us to go after them with everything we've got. So often, we start out strong at…

Words of Wisdom: “Face Your Challenges”-Josh Shipp

Hoping and praying that this Words of Wisdom clip from motivational speaker Josh Shipp resonates for y'all as it has for me. Josh revealed that he was abandoned by his mom, a teen at the time of his birth, at the hospital. He became a ward of the state and bounced around from foster home…

Words of Wisdom: “It’s Not Over Until You Win”-Les Brown

I love this Words of Wisdom clip from I hope it encourages y'all today. In this older clip, Les recalled playing games of Connect Four with his son John-Leslie. Les beat his son for 10 straight games and finally called it quits, ready to go to bed. However, John-Leslie refused to let him until he…