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Personal Development

“Life is like a camera: focus on what’s important, capture the good times, develop from the negatives, if things don’t work out, take another shot.” Unknown author

As you embark on the New Year, embrace the opportunity to look at the various aspects of your life and decide on areas of focus:

Professional—Are you doing what you love and being fairly compensated for your work? If not, is there something else you could do within your company or industry that would bring you more enjoyment? What steps could you take to begin to pave the way toward your movement in that direction?…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in personal growth, year end review.

Let Go

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I am at my Colorado home where we are beginning our eighth ski season since buying the house. My two girls (ages 13 and 10) have become amazing skiers. My eldest knows the mountain very well, and she has asked to ski alone on past trips. The answer was always “No.” Yesterday, after hours of skiing, the girls want to keep going without my wife and me… just the two of them…alone…no parents. Despite some trepidation, we decide to say yes. It’s time for us to loosen the reigns. They are capable and I have to begin to trust that they will make good decisions.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in responsibility, stress, Surrender, worry, year end review.

Year End Review

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Courtesy of Flickr Creative Commons


As a life coach, I have found accountability to be a powerful motivator. As we wind down the year, many of us have the chance to step off the proverbial hamster wheel and get out of our daily routines. Take this opportunity to do a personal year end review using some of the tools we have been discussing over the last few weeks. Once you come to what you would like to accomplish, share it with someone that will hold you accountable.

Begin by taking inventory of your life. Are you happy with your work situation?…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Goal setting, Gratitude, incremental steps toward reaching goals, Plan your life, Self improvement, Take action, Take Control of Your Life, Uncategorized, year end review.

#59 Year End Life Review

The end of the year is the perfect time to do a year end life review. Start by taking inventory of your life. Decide on what you would like to focus on. Create a plan and take action.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Direct Your Life, Enjoy your accomplishments, Increase your productivity, manifest, Podcasts, productivity, Self improvement, Take action, Take Control of Your Life, year end review.

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