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Success Coach Carolyn R. Owens knows exactly what it takes to succeed. In her leadership blog she shares her wisdom about personal and professional success.

If it scares you…

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 16, 2016 | Comments Off on If it scares you…

  Today is day 15 of National Blog Posting Month.  Every November, thousands of bloggers pledge to post every single day (holidays, weekends, everyday) to their blog site.  If you have been following me you know I decided to participate this year. So far I have written an article everyday, not missing one. Today I […]

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Five Things to Consider When Making a Career Change

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 15, 2016 | Comments Off on Five Things to Consider When Making a Career Change

We live in a very fast paced society, where companies are often doing more with less. When in comes to your career this could equal a high paced stressful position, especially if you are a supervisor or leader in the company. This stress could be impacting your personal life which could cause even more problems […]

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Overcoming Your Fear of Failure

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 13, 2016 | Comments Off on Overcoming Your Fear of Failure

Have you ever heard of atychiphobia? The word looks a little scary doesn’t it? Atychiphobia is a technical term for something many of us suffer from; it is the fear of failure. Everyone hates to fail but for some people that fear is so strong, so powerful, it prevents them from moving forward and achieving […]

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Expressing Gratitude By Helping Others

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 13, 2016 | Comments Off on Expressing Gratitude By Helping Others

Over the past few years each summer I have volunteered to work with a local summer music camp. The children that attend the camp are in middle school and high school. My son attends the camp and has since he started middle school (he is high school now). I have watched the kids grow up […]

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Keys to Success: Learning From Your Mistakes

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 12, 2016 | Comments Off on Keys to Success: Learning From Your Mistakes

Have you ever wanted to try something new but were afraid to try? Maybe you tried something but it didn’t go exactly as planned so you just didn’t try again? How about this one – you tried a few times and it still didn’t work out. It’s as if you keep making the same mistakes […]

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Rock-A-Bye Baby Part Two

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 11, 2016 | Comments Off on Rock-A-Bye Baby Part Two

In my last article I started a discussion about one small thing that you could focus on that can change the course of your day, your attitude and your energy. How this one thing can impact your career,  business –  your life. Do you remember what it is? Get more sleep!     Many of […]

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Rock-A-Bye Baby…

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 10, 2016 | Comments Off on Rock-A-Bye Baby…

  We live in such a busy fast paced world and we have to make time to slow down, refresh and renew our bodies and minds. If you don’t you can become overwhelmed, loose focus and eventually burn out. The lost of focus can impact your career, business relationships and some people even end up […]

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Get That Out Of Your Head!

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 9, 2016 | Comments Off on Get That Out Of Your Head!

  In a recent article I wrote, I mentioned November is National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo). For the entire month of November, including weekends and holidays, many bloggers have committed to writing and sharing their articles. I had never heard of National Blog Posting Month, but when I did, I decided to sign up. I […]

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Finish What You Start

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 8, 2016 | Comments Off on Finish What You Start

How many times have you started a project but you become distracted or overwhelmed and just don’t complete it? Maybe you avoid completing the task or give it minimal effort and end up turning in, a fair or not so good project. You may find yourself feeling as if you failed or you feel guilty […]

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What Do You Really Value?

By Carolyn R. Owens | Nov 7, 2016 | Comments Off on What Do You Really Value?

   Have you noticed I have been writing and posting more articles lately? Well November is National Blog Posting Month and I decided to participate!  Every November, thousands of bloggers pledge to post every single day, including holidays and weekends, to their blog site. I am committed to writing an article every single day for 30 […]

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