Kellie's Blog

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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Morning rituals

Posted In: Health & Wellness, Redefining Success, Peace, meditation, gardening, Mindfulness

  Many articles point out the benefits of having morning rituals, and the fact that many successful people have them. I've been quite consistent with mine over the past year, and I love it. I no longer hurtle out the door first thing. I treasure savouring my homemade cappuccino, writing morning pages in my…

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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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