Fear is truly wild because it is the most insidious, creeping, fickle thing. It will disguise itself as your best friend and then kick you in the kneecaps. Then it will blow Cuban Cigar ashes in your face and be all like “What are YOU looking like that for, see?” In a fast-talking 20’s detective voice. Then Fear will walk off, leaving you with nothing … Continue reading What’s Your Fear Looking Like? By Kristen Robinson
Hey Bolder Sisters. I hope your summer is amazing so far and that you’re creating amazingly bold experiences for yourself. I hope you’re not allowing anything, especially yourselves, to get in the way of your success. I also hope you’ve found things that actually motivate you to conquer your fears and be the bolder sister you were born to be. Whether it’s through music, quotes … Continue reading What Inspires You to Conquer Your Fears?
I’m not the biggest fan of networking; it’s awkward for me. I understand the value of making and building connections, I just sometimes wish there was an easier way. I recently said yes to an after work event where networking was a big part of the evening. Throughout the day I kept asking myself “why did you say yes to this?” But deep down I … Continue reading 5 Powerful Steps for Overcoming Your Networking Fears
Hi My Beautiful, Brave, Bolder Sisters! I sure hope you’ve been allowing your light to shine. Don’t forget, tapping into and sharing your God-given talent is your birthright. A few weeks ago one of my dearest girlfriends invited me to speak during an arts and artists’ luncheon hosted by her local chapter of Delta Sigma Theta. I was honored that she considered me. As I … Continue reading What Do You Say About Yourself?
For the last few days I have been coaching my daughter, who’s a college freshman, on how to be firm and demanding when it comes to her career and working with others. She’s an associate editor for a student-run publication and with her title comes a few responsibilities she isn’t quite use to. It’s almost like a supervisory role in a sense because she’s assigning tasks … Continue reading Are You Being Firm or Allowing Others to Walk All Over You?
Last week was a bit challenging for me. As I’ve been successfully overcoming my fear of speaking up and letting my voice be heard, I still find that I struggle when it comes to other areas in my life. My health, from time to time causes me to doubt and worry. Sometimes I forget to believe and exercise my faith. I’ve had healthy challenges in … Continue reading What Has God Saved You For?
I believe in the power of coaching. I know myself and know I perform best when I have someone to hold me accountable. Sometimes I break the promises I make to myself (seriously working on this) but I tend to keep the ones I make to other people. That’s why I’m overjoyed to be working with a leadership coach. See, I’m ready to truly … Continue reading Could What You Fear Really Happen?