Category Archive: Myths and Misinformation

May 17

Time Management Sabotages Success

This week several of my corporate clients came to me wanting help with time management. Some had time management models from “experts” that they intended to implement, but just couldn’t seem to get started. Others had jobs providing a service to people that required doing paperwork. They thought the paperwork got in the way, and …

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Apr 16

When Positive Thinking is Not Useful

Positive thinking about something negative causes mental pain. And yet, it’s what self-help experts have told us to do for decades. If I had a dollar for every time I read or heard someone say “think positively”, I’d be on the Forbes list of 100 richest people in the world. Think about it for two …

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Sep 13

When Motivation Wanes

By Julie Rahm Has this ever happened to you? This morning I sat down to write and was suddenly unmotivated. I had planned to write about how using the word “need” weakens situations unless you’re talking about food, shelter and clothing. Now I know resolving lack of motivation is the more important subject matter for …

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Sep 11

Stuck in Now

By Julie Rahm How many times have you heard some “expert” say you should “live in the now”, or talk of the “power of now”. If you believe that and live accordingly, you are stuck. Those “experts” are keeping you stuck. It’s time to engage your own intuition and insight (combination of intuition, perception and …

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Sep 08

The Pain of Purpose

By Julie Rahm Recently a businessman came to me for relief from pain in his lower back and shoulders. He informed me that he had a chiropractor work on the pain regularly. And yet, the pain remained. Let’s look at the concept of pain, and then the resolution of pain for this man. In order …

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