Kellie's Blog

Topic: Soul Searching


Daring greatly ... speaking at a TEDx event

Posted In: Freedom, Soul Searching, Inspiration, Autism, Peace, Mindfulness

  Brené Brown wrote a fantastic book called Daring Greatly. A quote from Roosevelt inspired the title. Brown uses the metaphor of the arena to talk about how putting ourselves out there requires bravery, and knowing that we'll certainly face critics and going into the arena anyway is part…

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Brené Brown, daring to be yourself, and me

Posted In: Leadership, Soul Searching, Inspiration, Business, potential, self-actualization

Brené Brown became a worldwide sensation after a 2010 TEDx talk where she talked about vulnerability, shame and authenticity. (She says that if she wants to shut up her airplane seatmate, she says she's a shame researcher!) This talk has had an incredible 31.4 MILLION…

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Sorrow

Posted In: Soul Searching, death, sorrow

I worked for an amazing CEO for a full decade, many moons ago. I hadn't seen him in several years until last week, when we went to the funeral of his youngest son. Only 32 years old, he died of cardiac arrest. My dear former boss clung to me and wept the day before the funeral. "There are no words," I…

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