When you run into me sipping a cup of tea, you’ll find me reading or perhaps even listening to someone who has made it through the trenches of life to reach the pinnacle of success no matter the field. There are commonalities across domains that lead to triumph. I can’t wait to share some of the wisdom I’ve gleaned through the years!
I urge you to take your pulse as you read through this article to check out how you measure up. Consider, even the smallest of shift on your part makes a huge difference in the outcomes you create.
Live Your Career Without a Roof: Anthony Mason, on CBS Sunday Morning asked Pharrell Williams, famous for the song Happy, “You’ve said you’re one of those kids who doesn’t fit in a box.” Pharrell’s response: “No. I just have never even seen a box.” Anthony retorts: “What do you mean?” Pharrell chuckled, as he countered, “What wall? What ceiling? What are you talking about? Hence, the phrase room without a roof. You know limitless.” So, how are you doing Living Your Career Without a Roof?
Reinvent Yourself—Always: Fyvush Finkel was, through intention, a lifetime reinvent-or. Who was Fyvush? You may know him from his quirky Emmy winning role Douglas Wambaugh on Picket Fence. That isn’t why he earned my admiration. He started in the Yiddish Theatres at nine years old where he became one of the highest paid stars in Yiddish Theatre. In his 40’s Yiddish Theatres were closing down sending him into a survival scramble. He reinvented himself in the Broadway production of “Fiddler on the Roof.” In his 50’s, Fyvish recognized the need for transformation yet again. That’s when he studied how to perform for cameras leading to his continued television and movie career into his 90’s! Are you committed to Reinventing Yourself—Always? Read More→