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What’s Holding You Back?

By Christi Corradi | Jan 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

I grew up in Oregon. I had 3 siblings. 1 sister and 2 brothers. None of them wanted to get up early enough to go fishing with my dad. I sure did! I loved it! My dad would rig up my line, but the bait on for me and I would throw my line in…

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Are You Getting In Your Own Way?

By Christi Corradi | Jan 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

I met a young woman who had been traveling around the world on her own. After months of travel, she was tired and ready to go home. We met at the airport, and we talked about our love of traveling the world while we waited for our flight. When we heard the announcement that our…

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Will I EVER Be Able to Retire?

By Christi Corradi | Dec 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

The most common fear I hear is “Will I EVER be able to retire?” I don’t just hear this from people who are coming close to retirement, but also from some younger people who are looking forward. It looks like they will need to work for their entire lives. And particularly that they won’t be…

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Getting to Your Next Act -part 2

By Christi Corradi | Dec 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Christi Corradi So you have an idea of how to discover what your next act might be. What you would love your next stage of life to include. So what’s stopping you? Here is a quote from my mentor, Mary Morrissey: “Even though you may want to move forward in your life, you may…

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What Is YOUR Next Act?

By Christi Corradi | Dec 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Christi Corradi What is your Next Act? The shoulds and the ‘have tos’ generally dictate what we create in our lives, and then we get stuck in a vicious cycle having to meet our ‘to dos’ and shoulds. A World of Wonder Remember when the world was opening up to us as children? So…

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How Corporate America Led to My Next Act, part 2

By Christi Corradi | Dec 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Heather Christison In part 1, I talked about what my life in corporate America was like and why I left.   So, I did what I do best, opened my trusty spreadsheet and got busy figuring out just what it would take to leave my stressful, always connected job for something with more balance.…

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How Corporate America Led to My Next Act

By Christi Corradi | Dec 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Heather Christison Husband:  “What time will you be home tonight?” Me:  “I don’t know yet, but probably by 7p.m. Husband:  “It’s 7p.m. and you aren’t home yet, so what time do you think you will be home? Do you think you will be home by bedtime?  He wants to stay up until you get home to…

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Tapping Into Empowerment – My Next Act, part 4

By Christi Corradi | Dec 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

by Marjorie Favuzzi I was a Certified Dare to Dream Coach had started Success In Hand. I was successful and made more money in that first year than I had while working 60 hours a week at a soul-killing job. I developed a program called Turning I Can’t Into I CAN!®  Systems and Tools for…

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Dare to Dream – My Next Act, part 3

By Christi Corradi | Dec 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

by Marjorie Favuzzi After I lost my job, I knew that I didn’t want to just get another high stress position. I couldn’t find anything that seemed to fit my resume and my requirements for a more balanced life. The time off had allowed me reestablish my relationship with my family, and I wasn’t willing…

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Reinventing Myself from the Inside Out – My Next Act, part 2

By Christi Corradi | Dec 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

by Marjorie Favuzzi I had lost the job that I’d felt married to, it had been a big part of my identity.  I felt adrift. It was almost as if I was standing outside myself, watching the physical me sitting in the recliner while frantically searching all the online job boards. But, afraid to make…

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