How To Make The Right Decision When Your Gut And Logic Don’t Agree

Today’s episode is inspired by a question sent in by Harold, who’s wrestling with how to make the best choice when your gut and logic disagree.

I think we’ve all been in a situation where something looked really great on paper but, for whatever reason, we couldn’t shake that funny feeling that said, “Something about this just isn’t right.”

Logic can sometimes lead us to a starkly different conclusion than our intuition. And when those two forces are in conflict, naturally we feel torn and confused.

Sometimes, going with your gut is more than a snap decision. Click To Tweet

While I’m a person who relies heavily on intuition, experience has taught me that it’s wise to have a series of questions to work through, especially when emotions are running high and the pressure is intense.

You’re about to learn 5 smart questions to ask (and answer) when logic and your intuition don’t agree.

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How To Be Present And Still Plan For The Future

Relax. Be present. Enjoy this moment. Be here now.

Does that advice ever irritate the heck out of you — especially when you have a to-do list a mile long?

Even if you don’t get annoyed by the “be present” advice, you might feel confused by it.

Planning consciously for the future is one of the best tools to stay grounded in the present. Click To Tweet

Because most of us get that — in theory — being fully present is great for our brains, souls and relationships, but some of us wonder…

How the heck am I supposed to “be present” and still exist in the real world that constantly requires me to look ahead and plan my future?

If you want a simple trick to train yourself to be in the now and exist in the real world, you’re gonna love today’s episode.

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Is This All There Is? How To Create A New Life Vision

I’m back on the East Coast and it feels awesome to be here for spring!

There’s such a sense of renewal, hope and possibility during this time of year.

New buds, gorgeous flowers, and change is definitely in the air.

A vision isn’t just a picture of what could be; it’s an appeal to our better selves. @RosabethKanter Click To Tweet

For many of us, spring breathes new life into our ever-growing list of hopes and dreams — things we want to experience, achieve and accomplish.

But what happens if that’s NOT true for you?

What happens when you’ve actually achieved all your goals, and you’re left feeling deflated and wondering…

Is this all there is?!?

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The World Is Ending: Are You Ready?

You know…

The past few years, I felt like Christmas came and went in a hot second.

I was always so darn busy that I never really experienced the holidays.

So this year, I decided to make a conscious change.

Work appointments are nearly done. My window boxes are filled with lush evergreen swag and pinecones. Claymation Christmas specials are recorded on my DVR.

To thrive in 2013 & beyond, move from waiting to creating. @AstroTwins Click To Tweet

As I’m writing you, I’m listening to classic Christmas tunes from Pandora, white lights twinkle around my desk and my home is filled with the woodsy scent of Siberian Fir needles from my favorite cozy candle, Frasier Fir by Thymes.

I gotta tell you, small changes can make a big difference in how deeply you experience the holidays, and your life.

Now let’s dive into another simultaneously exciting and frightening prospect…

THE END OF THE WORLD!!

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How to Prepare for the Biggest Meeting of Your Life

Imagine this scenario.

You finally land that BIG meeting you’ve been dreaming of. The one that’s been on your vision board (mental or physical) for years…

Good givers are great getters. @UncleRUSH Click To Tweet

The clock is ticking and you need to prepare. But how exactly do you prepare for the most important meeting of your life?

Should you just go with the flow or you should you create something formal? What’s the real secret to knocking it out of the park without coming across as desperate or needy?

If you’ve ever had to get ready for a big, important meeting and you want a step-by-step method to prepare and deliver your best, you’ll love today’s episode of MarieTV.

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