Category Archives for "Mindset Matters"

Turning Fear Into Fun

Savvy Chicks learn to filter feedback.  You’ll need to filter both positive and negative feedback. First, you’ll get feedback from friends, family and peers who don’t share your vision. Many well-meaning, and sometimes not so well-meaning people, can really dampen our budding dreams. Sometimes even a comment meant in jest can set you off on a […]

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What is Fear?

Have you felt these conditions lately? Increased heart rate Clenched jaws Heightened senses Sweaty palms If so, you probably also exhibited these biological transformations: Increase in blood pressure Dilated pupils These are the biological transformations in the human body when the amygdale and hypothalamus kick into gear.  These are two areas of the brain controlling […]

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Persistence vs Insanity

One of the most over-used clichés is attributed to Albert Einstein a German physicist.  Einstein developed the theory of relativity and was also awarded the Nobel Prize in 1921 for his explanation of the phenomenon known as the photoelectric effect. He came up with at doozy of a definition for insanity and it really clicked […]

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IQ Matters

Probably the cruelest test ever devised is the IQ Test.  Not that it was painful to take, but all the dreams and expectations it placed (or destroyed) in the minds of parents. And what about the child or adult who learns their numeric intelligence quotient – does the knowledge become a burden or unleash some […]

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