Cynthia Ann Leighton: Prepare to go Viral

When I succeeded in business before, I noticed progress in business is not linear. You take off based on foundations you build.   The processes you put into play in small ways from the ground up create a platform. You launch from that platform.   You don’t get to choose if or when you go…

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Growing Into A Better Me

Personal growth gives me the ability to become a better me. It’s not just skills. I’m also cultivating a growth mindset. That’s helping me connect with people who help me grow. I learn from others. That includes listening to people. Listening helps me ask better questions in conversations. It also gets me thinking in ways…

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Action Overcomes Being Stuck

One problem in moving forward is that I get stuck. I’ve found that when you get stuck, if you allow yourself to wallow in being stuck, that’s all there is. Hey! What if? What if it’s just for a moment? When being stuck is all there is for a moment? Well, that’s okay, then, right?…

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Cynthia Ann Leighton: Trust Yourself to Do Something

When you’re building a business, there are a lot of moving parts, aren’t there? Whew. Which to learn? What to do? Choosing well today is about doing something.   That’s right: Choosing well today is about doing something. Doing something might be as simple as reading a book. Doing something might be as simple as…

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Cynthia Ann Leighton: Making Dreams Happen

Choosing well today gets you to be in a position where you are making something happen for you and for others.   Prioritizing is, at the core, about your purpose. I mean, what is it that you want? What is it that does matter to you?   That’s how to recognize what to do today.…

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Accepting Gets Me to Do

Now’s a rough time! Yet? What’s before me right now are still things that matter to me. When I prioritize what I put into my life now, when I choose well, I’m able to think also long-term. Well, in terms of how I can be more effective over the course of my lifetime… by the…

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Cynthia Ann Leighton: Struggling?

Are you struggling? Frustrated? Perhaps feeling like giving up your dreams of a better life? Change your life by changing your thinking. Whether it’s your online business, your health, your relationships or simply your situation with yourself? You can make a change.   Mostly, satisfaction’s going to come from within. Choosing to change your own…

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Cynthia Ann Leighton: Goals + Results = Confidence

Goals lead to results. Confidence also comes from results. You inspire yourself when you do something small and get results. That’s another reason why it’s valuable to do small things.   Big things show results. That takes longer – and sometimes comes with more bumps. But when you do a small aspect of something that’s…

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Cynthia Ann Leighton: Biggest Frustration Starting Online Business

I’ve noticed a common refrain that the biggest frustration starting online business is confidence. Conquering fear. It’s a lesson I’ve learned and relearned. That… I feel grateful for.   Confidence comes for me also in noticing what it is that I am doing. Noticing things that are going well; and noticing the things that are…

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Cynthia Ann Leighton: Practicing!

I help out with the 6th to 12th graders in my community – our Youth Ministry that takes place every week – I find that satisfying. It’s great being with the young people with their energy and all the different moods that they go through. And how easy it is to have a short conversation…

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