Susan Ann Darley is the founder of Alzati Leadership Coaching. Alzati, meaning "rise up" symbolizes the higher path of thoughtful self-reflection.
Susan works with leaders and teams to achieve greater levels self-awareness and creativity. How? Through the inner journey. Through letting go of insecurities resulting in outer mastery. This produces creative and cutting edge leaders and teams who lead with intelligence, empathy and awareness.
Visit Susan at: www.Alzati-LeadershipCoaching.com.
In her book, The Talent Show: Achieve Higher levels of Creativity (available through her Web site), author and leadership coach Susan Ann Darley affirms that everyone is creative and urges, "It's time for each person to own this and use it to solve our challenges and heal the world."
The following selections from this consciousness-raising series explores opportunities to expand awareness around the freedom and responsibility we have through our individual and collective creative power.
There is no shortage of talent, just a shortage of awareness. In every single moment you are designing your life. The life force that runs through you is energy being directed by your thoughts, words, emotions and beliefs to produce the structure and depth of your life.
All of life is creative. It is the nature of life to create. And when we understand our creative nature, we wake up to the responsibility for making conscious decisions and accepting the consequences of them.
Allow the artist within you to come to life. Use the natural creative ability you were born with to improve every aspect of your life. Put your distinct and original imprint on it. Enjoy the creative process — it has the power to free you from your imagined limitations.
A strategy is simply a plan to achieve a desired goal. The goal can be large or small. Life threatening or life-annoying.
Freedom is found only in the courage to be yourself.
Do you feel you're too old to pursue your dreams?
Emotions are powerful agents for change. Your feeling state at any given moment is providing you with valuable information.
What is your song? Is it still buried deep in the recesses of your heart?
Five characteristics of soulful living.
Have you ever walked away from a project or shut the door on an opportunity because it got tough?
No matter what your profession painter, sculptor, actor, poet, dancer, writer, etc. you must expose yourself to the world over and over.
You have the ability to create your life as you so desire. These 10 steps will guide you through the process.
What's your batting average? Have you passed up opportunities to step up to the plate in your life because of fear-based feelings?