#ShowingUp with Anese Cavanaugh

You just never know... Stay true, keep going, breathe.


I got a phone call a couple of weeks back from a gentleman I'd met at a conference over 5 years ago.

"You won't remember me, but we had a conversation over drinks, you explained your work, you asked me some questions, and I laughed at you. I promised to follow up and potentially do some work together, I didn't."

Wrong... I remembered him.

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You can't get ____ done, until you've decided.

I've been considering my relationship with the word "decide" lately. I think it's one of the most powerful words we have in our vocabulary. I lean on it consistently. It "makes" me move. If you've worked with me or seen me speak, you know the stance I take on this gorgeous word. This word tickles.

But it doesn't always work out. Sometimes it needs some love. And sometimes it needs a bit more space and grace than others.

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The Energy of Busy...

Got a minute?

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Remembering what counts... And counting the ways.

                    Make it count. Make it count.

What counts?

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What do you stand for? What impact will your leadership create?

What impact do you want to see in the world? Do this to do that. What impact do you want to create in the world? Do this to do that.

This is not a question to be brushed over. Yet maybe my shortest blog post ever.

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