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Past articles by Maxie:

Always second guessing yourself? 4 reminders to finally stop

Remembering that this life of yours isn’t static is a great way to keep from wondering if it’s the 100% perfect decision. → Read More

Running a business is serious business. 3 things that keep it light

Business ownership at any level is invigorating, challenging and a wild ride. But it’s so worth it. Sometimes we just need a little reminder. → Read More

Are you screwing yourself over? Maybe. But maybe not. Let's see.

That intuition was normally there, in a way. But we ignore. We temper. We quiet it down. We want to move quickly, relentlessly, to what we want anyways. → Read More

1 thing to remember when facing a big decision

The thing is, the advice is great. It can be majorly helpful. It can help you see something that maybe you didn’t previously. → Read More

How to compromise without losing yourself

I know people who are so willing to compromise, they lose themselves in the people and the needs of those people around them. → Read More

The big reason I'm going completely goal-less

Oftentimes, goals stop helping us. We're obsessed. Because it looks good. Because sounds good. Because we said we wanted it. → Read More

3 ways to discover your direction and make it a career

We all know the stories of people who rushed to change their career because they thought it’d be the ticket to whatever fulfillment they were looking for. → Read More

5 simple reminders for hard times

Fighting hard is like fighting a wave. It’s going to crash, but how much it hurts depends on where you are when it happens. → Read More

Unsure? 3 questions to always be asking yourself

We all ride a fine line between sure & unsure. Between doubt & confidence. Between self-assured and insecure. Some days I dip into one more than others. → Read More

What to do when your doubt is winning

I have thoughts…voices…that tell me “it’s never going to happen.” I still don’t know what the ‘it’ is. I have mornings I don’t want to get out of bed. → Read More

25 things all wise women do

Find your wise women, keep them close. Find your inner wise woman, and follow her lead…Here are 25 things you should start doing now. → Read More

4 major mistakes I’ve made (that I’d do all over again)

I’ve messed up enough to know that in the pursuit of anything big, of anything meaningful, the mistakes we make will be major along the way. → Read More

2 steps back? Why that’s totally OK

Why does it feel like I’m moving backwards? Yup, I’ve felt it. And lately…more than I’d hope. But this is why it is actually OK. → Read More

Screw the cue cards: 5 tips for mastering a live audience

If you get an invitation to speak, say yes. If you get nervous, you’re not alone. Here's how to command that spotlight and have fun while you do! → Read More

What my favorite women all have in common

Here’s what some of my favorites do, which makes me want to do the same. It’s not about being someone’s favorite, it’s about leaving an impression of love. → Read More

3 tax tidbits to remember if you’re running your own thing

Taxes aren’t awesome. But they’re also not awful. Especially when you have the right systems and people in place. You just have to remember a few things. → Read More

Are you sabotaging everything you want? How to know

When someone experiences the thing that you want, many times negative and envious feelings came come up. This is where your sabotaging begins. → Read More

Why you should probably talk less (trust me)

We have to stop talking less and stop being so concerned about proving what we know and what we’ve been through and why we’re right, and instead absorb. → Read More

Quit trying to keep up! Ask these 2 questions instead

It just takes asking yourself these two questions regularly to help you get over trying to keep up with the Joneses ... or the Kardashians. → Read More

5 reasons you’re not getting what you want

Not getting what you want? Untangling the tentacles of desire is a complicated and difficult thing. The process will require you to learn the hard way. → Read More