magic pills

Published by Elisa Coleclough on April 12th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

“it is never too late to be what you might have been” – George Elliot

 “magic pills” (don’t really exist)   I am sure some of you are familiar with the movie saga “Matrix” and it is main character “Neo”. I am also sure if you have watched the movie you are aware of the famous scene in which Neo is presented by “Morpheus” with the two pills, the “red […]

Successful people are like fine wines

Published by Elisa Coleclough on April 9th, 2018 in Lifestyle | No Comments »

like fine wines

Successful people are like fine wines – 3 ingredients to “season” your daily life   A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to have dinner with a knowledgeable person in wines and its subtleties. It is always a pleasure to find someone who appreciates the process and the real flavor of each varietal other […]

Mind the Gap

Published by Elisa Coleclough on April 5th, 2018 in Lifestyle | No Comments »

Mind the Gap – 8 Gaps that prevent YOU from success

♣Mind the Gap – 8 Gaps that prevent YOU from success♣   There are some “Gaps” that are more like “traps” because they get us exactly in the same spot where we are, with no action, paralyzed for a kind of fear or other.   However, we need to remember that life lessons do not […]

Benchmark way above our heads

Published by Elisa Coleclough on April 4th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

The world mirrors us and we mirror the world.

I am sure that you are familiar with the phrase:   “Birds of a feather flock together”   When we look around us the places, the people, work, habits, etc. are a mirror to our own fears, hopes, self-image, beliefs, and so on. We reflect in the world outside what is inside of us indeed. […]

The last book

Published by Elisa Coleclough on April 3rd, 2018 in Motivation | No Comments »

“No one can produce great thing who is not thoroughly sincere in dealing with himself” – James Russell Lowell

The last book I read to my father was “The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth” by John C. Maxwell. That day, I would arrive in the morning to pick up my mother and take her home to rest as she had stayed the night before at the hospital with dad.   That day, I was […]

Start TODAY, Act NOW.

Published by Elisa Coleclough on March 31st, 2018 in Wellness | No Comments »

“Whether you are failure or a success in life has little to do with your circumstances; it has much more to do with your choices” - Nido Qubein

Dear Readers, I hope you are ok.  I have been absent longer than usual, I know. The fact is that the past 10 days have felt like a month into my life.   As I have said in other blogs, I am an only child. My dad was indeed a very especial figure of authority […]

Improvement is the result of small steps

Published by Elisa Coleclough on March 17th, 2018 in Motivation | No Comments »

“Small differences over time create a big difference! Improvement is achieved in inches not giant leaps” John C. Maxwell.

Saturday morning, I already ran 20K. If you have read this blog here, you will know that for a former asthmatic girl, running has saved my life and I am also a proud runner of 42k. But just as every single step takes me further, improvement and self-awareness bring clarity and purpose to my life. […]

excuses are optional

Published by Elisa Coleclough on March 10th, 2018 in Motivation | No Comments »

Losses are inevitable, but excuses are optional...

Losses are inevitable, but excuses are optional…   Dear Readers, I hope you are doing great. Let me begin by saying that the title of this post is inspired on a quote I have just read on “Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn” By John Maxwell (A book John signed for me personally).   Having […]

International Women’s Day – 2018

Published by Elisa Coleclough on March 3rd, 2018 in Motivation | No Comments »

International Women’s Day - 2018

International Women’s Day – 2018   I wanted to celebrate this week of International Women’s Day (March 8th), and I thought that a great way to do this is introducing you this amazing woman. She has such a heart, willingness and light within her to ignite the darkest night.   I met Maria while at […]

The John Maxwell DNA

Published by Elisa Coleclough on February 25th, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

John Maxwell DNA 10 inspirational books

The John Maxwell DNA – 10 inspirational books for daily motivation   Dear Readers, I hope you are all doing great. This week has been amazing, full of learning, motivation and above all reflecting on myself. Words cannot describe what is like to hear the real-life stories of people who now are successful and exceeding […]