Encouraging Words for Working Moms with Christy Largent
Summary: This is a fast paced, engaging dose of positive encouragement for your day. If you are a busy working mom, then you will want to tune in to learn best practices from women in the trenches. You’ll get tips and strategies for making the most of your relationships and special communication secrets to help you communicate clearly and confidently no matter what the situation.
I want to give you a 3-step process to refresh and renew your goals for 2015. We’re almost 1/2 way through the year, so this is a perfect time to make sure you are on track for your Best Year Ever! Here are the 3 steps I use: Consider where you were when you set […] The post #513: 5 Minute Motivation – Be Purposeful (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Have you noticed that life doesn’t always turn out the way you had planned? And especially when it comes to the world of Mothering — whether it’s wanting to be a Mom and not being able to, or figuring out how to manage the toddler years, or rebounding when the kids rebound to you — it’s […] The post #047: Encouragement for Mother’s Day (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Dealing with a tweenage daughter can be a bit tricky…and I found I was falling into a negative pattern every time we had any conflict. A pattern of shame and anger rather than truth and grace! Today I share the “aha” moment I had that has helped me to do a turnaround when in conflict. […] The post #512: 5 Minute Motivation – Be Transparent (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Digging deeper into how to give effective feedback is the topic again today. Last week was the second look at the 3 key elements of giving productive feedback. We explored in depth how to Be Honest. Today we’re going to look at how to Be Clear. This is the final and, I think, most important part of the discussion. You’re […] The post #511: 5 Minute Connection – Be Clear (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Today I share 5 Key ideas that can help you enjoy life more. You will experience more clarity, develop meaningful relationships and savor each moment with deeper appreciation as you implement these ideas. Gleaned from my time at the LAUNCH Conference and immediately after, if you work through these ideas you just may change your life! So […] The post #046: 5 Key Life Skills to Enjoy Life More (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Digging deeper into how to give effective feedback is the topic today. Last week was the first look at the 3 key elements of giving productive feedback. We explored in depth how to Be Specific. Today we’re going to look at how to Be Honest. (This is not easy!) Remember, when giving feedback, it’s important […] The post #510: 5 Minute Connection – Be Honest (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Don’t you hate it when there’s something that needs to be addressed, but you just don’t know how to broach the subject? Met too! So today I’m giving us both some reminders on how to give really effective feedback. Feedback that grows connection rather than alienates. I’m going to focus on 3 main elements of giving effective […] The post #509: 5 Minute Connection – Be Specific (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Oh I loved this interview! AskAnnaMosely.com is a leader in the online space of the home arts. And Anna is so authentic and down to earth. You will find this interview just loaded with practical and inspiring ideas. And you’ll love getting to know Anna even better too! Key Ideas: Part 1 – Interview Highlights How […] The post #045: Ask Anna Moseley and Asking for Help (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
I can’t believe I haven’t done this one before! It seems crazy when this is actually the most important keystone of all communication and connection skills. Thankfully, I have an amazing sister-in-law who reminded me of this yesterday, so I get to share it with you today! Key reminders about being yourself: 1. It’s scary. […] The post #508: 5 Minute Motivation – Be Yourself appeared first on Christy Largent.
Kathi is a riot. I’m just going to start with that. She’s also a well know writer and speaker. Her latest book, Clutter Free, is not only super helpful, it’s also a fun read. My interview with her is also pretty darn fun too. I think you’ll both laugh and walk away with some great ideas […] The post #044: Kathi Lipp – A Clutter Free Life (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Last week we looked at how destructive unsolicited advice could be. I suggested you start asking questions before you started piping up with all kinds of suggestions for your hapless friends, family and/or co-workers. This week, I want to give you 2 magic questions you can use when you absolutely MUST give the advice burdening […] The post #507: 5 Minute Motivation – Be Mysterious Part 2 (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
If there’s one thing we ALL like to do it’s Give Advice. I know we do it with the best of intentions, but I’m here to tell you, (my unsolicited advice is…) DON’T DO IT!!! Unsolicited advice will destroy relationships, create conflict, drive division, and push people further and further away from you. If you want […] The post #506: 5 Minute Fridays – Be Mysterious Part 1 (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Last week we talked about how to be charismatic. Today I want to give you some more hints about how to open the door to begin the conversation with anyone you meet. The interesting thing is that by becoming really good at Being Friendly, you will discover how much friendlier everyone else is too! And if people […] The post #505: 5 Minute Fridays – Be Friendly (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
All the great celebrities, politicians and entrepreneurs have it. From Goldie Hawn to Bill Clinton to Richard Branson, they just have that special something. That spark. That thing that helps you feel like you know them, you like them, you want them to be your friend. What is it, and how can we have it […] The post #504: 5 Minute Fridays – Be Charismatic (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.
Today’s podcast features a new book just launched by my friend, Michele Cushat. It’s exactly the kind of book I love to talk about here because it’s a totally authentic, honest and incredibly vulnerable look at a real life. You won’t find sugar coating and happy endings here. What you will find is HOPE in all capital […] The post #043: Michele Cushatt – Undone Book Review (Podcast) appeared first on Christy Largent.