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I always wanted to learn to throw pots. But I was too busy.

One day, working excessively caught up with me. Exhausted from back-to-back business trips, I fell down 18 stairs almost breaking my neck.

That’s when work/life balance found me.

A potter can’t force a bowl or a cup into being. It takes kneading clay and centering it on the wheel. Applying just enough water, just enough pressure, and just enough speed to spin your creation into being. Too much of anything and it ruptures.

My transformation didn’t come from pressuring myself with a heavy-duty bucket list. It came from giving myself a chance. Doing what I wanted to do ignited my creative spirit. Instead of spinning out of control, I learned how to be centered, balanced, and in the flow by creating not only beautiful pots, but a more beautiful life.

3 Ways to Successfully Navigate a New Beginning

Have you ever been excited to start a new job or role yet felt some discomfort or trepidation about starting anew?

Being in transition isn’t easy, even if it’s a change that you are excited about or looking forward to.

Successfully navigating new beginnings requires letting go of the familiar…

Using Feng Shui Principles to Stay on Top of Your Game

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If you’re a high-powered professional you must stay on top of your game to be successful in your work and in your life.

That means having the energy to deal effectively with clients and staff. To stay focused so you can easily handle complex problems and manage competing priorities. To…

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Being True to Yourself is Key

It takes more than a job opening, a good resume and cover letter showcasing your experience, and some stellar interviews to land your perfect job.

It takes recognizing who you are and what you really want, as Susana discovered.

“I’ve had great interviews, but it’s not working,” Susana said. “I’ve…

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Use Feng Shui and Be More Productive in No Time

The COVID-19 virus has impacted life and work as we know it.

Like millions of professionals, we’re all having to do things differently, including working from home.

Getting set up to work from home, especially if you’ve never done it long-term before, can be a challenge.

There are interruptions, like…

Linda Hardenstein, MPA, PCC

I love helping people find their authentic path and excel in their life and work. linda@lindahardenstein.com

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