Surviving to Thriving: Andy J. Pizza

Surviving to Thriving: Overcoming My Darkest Moment Andy J. Pizza  In this episode of “Surviving to Thriving: Overcoming My Darkest Moment” I talk with Andy J. Pizza, an American illustrator from Columbus, OH and creator of the multi-million-viewed Creative Prep Talk podcast series. As a child, Andy’s mother abandoned two families and slipped into drug

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Surviving to Thriving: Col McGunnigle

Surviving to Thriving: Overcoming My Darkest Moment Col McGunnigle In this episode of “Surviving to Thriving: Overcoming My Darkest Moment,” I talk with visual artist Col McGunnigle. As an award-winning graphic designer for 25 years, Col was at the top of her game, appearing in Vogue, Vanity Fair, Town & Country, and many other publications.

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The Secret We All Share…

Human beings. We are a funny bunch. Many of us tend to focus on what makes us different. Not all the time, but when we get pissed, or someone believes something contradictory to us, or they don’t drive their car the way we like, or they make decisions we would never make. That’s when we focus on the

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Why Lack Matters.

Ever pay attention to your thoughts and accompanying feelings during your day? Perhaps hearing certain ones over and over, along with the same feelings over and over? Stick with ’em and really listen to their force, diction and feeling. Often there’s lack at the base. “I can’t do that” “I can’t have that” “I am not good

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Power of Submission

I thought the title was more catchy than the power of acceptance, but really, the opposite of resistance, is submission. In the context of power, submission is not necessarily to another person, but to the circumstances as they are rather than how we want them to be. What we resist persists. I speak with people all the time.

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