7 Lessons Learned from 256 Episodes of MarieTV

Holy pumpkins, time flies. When I checked the calendar, it was hard to believe that we’re in our fifth year of writing and producing MarieTV. That’s 256 episodes and counting!

Throughout this experience, I’ve learned some hard-won lessons that I wanted to pass along to you.

Just because something’s an “opportunity” doesn’t mean it’s the right opportunity for you. Click To Tweet

It’s a little peek behind the curtain of our show and the philosophies that drive our decisions, behavior and ultimately, the work we share with you week after week.

I know you’ve got something beautiful in you, that’s just waiting to come to life.

Whether it’s a book, a recipe, a painting, a new career or even your own show, my hope is that these lessons will fuel you ahead on your creative adventure.

Continue reading “7 Lessons Learned from 256 Episodes of MarieTV”

Why You Don’t Need A Five Year Plan

Before we dive into today’s MarieTV episode, a heads up in case you or anyone you know may be in NYC this week.

Since I’ve been working on some new projects, I haven’t been able to do much public speaking lately. When folks ask if I have any live events on the calendar, I often feel bad because the answer is usually no.

But this Wednesday March 12th, I’ll be speaking at Town Hall in NYC in support of my dear friend, the legendary Marianne Williamson.

All the details are here and if it works in your schedule, I’d love to meet you in person.

Faith is taking the first step, even when you don't see the whole staircase. - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Click To Tweet

Now onto this week’s topic, which is something many of us struggle with — especially highly creative, multipassionate folks.

Do you have trouble articulating the big vision you’re working towards?

Do you ever wonder if you need to start with a clear vision of your end goal in order to create success?

While some people are laser focused on where they’re headed, many I know dread being asked about their five year plan.

If you ever wonder about whether you really need to “begin with the end in mind” this week’s episode is for you.

Continue reading “Why You Don’t Need A Five Year Plan”

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?!?

Continue reading “Is This All There Is? How To Create A New Life Vision”

Crazy Sexy Evolution: How Kris Carr Turned Her Passion Into An Unexpected Business

Do you ever wonder how successful, inspiring people got to be where they are? I know I do.

Most of us see success after someone’s made it. We see bestselling books, TV appearances and beautiful branding.

It’s not about finding your voice, it’s about giving yourself permission to use your voice. @Kris_Carr Click To Tweet

But what about the early days? What’s the story before the success?

How do people get started, make enough money to fund their dream, get over their fears, deal with rejection and naysayers, overcome self-doubt and all the spiritual and emotional hurdles we human beings must go through in order to become who we’re meant to be?

If you’re interested in knowing how one courageous woman turned her cancer diagnosis into a movement that’s inspired millions of us to lead healthier, happier lives, that’s exactly what you’ll learn as I interview Crazy Sexy Kris Carr in today’s episode of MarieTV.

Continue reading “Crazy Sexy Evolution: How Kris Carr Turned Her Passion Into An Unexpected Business”