Turning Chaos into Freedom

Let's get real. Your childhood was maybe less than ideal. Do you feel resigned to your past? Debra has created a coaching practice out of her journey turning chaos into joy and freedom. Debra Valentina, founder of Creativing (Cre-A-tiving), is a holistic intuitive...

Be the BOSS of your Business… your A.C. business strategy

In partnership with BOK Financial, 360º Life Strategies completed a workshop series called, "Be the Boss of your Business" just before the COVID-19 crisis hit us square in the strategy. We pivoted quickly from the beautiful Milan conference room at the Coutura Design...

Platforms Launching Women

I'm always trying to blow the lid off of conventional wisdom. One of the conventions I respectfully disagree with is the advice to use my retreats to showcase my own stuff.  I can't help but tell the stories of women who are doing so much more than me...and this is...
Be the Woman you wish to see in the world

Be the Woman you wish to see in the world

So, if you're like me and all women everywhere....you've received a dozen messages today asking you to donate to some cause for women. I actually wrote this special report last night, honest. I know you just heard from me yesterday, but just like most people choose a...

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Purpose, the key ingredient to wine and life

Purpose, the key ingredient to wine and life

Did you know, Beautiful, that Mary Poppins didn’t come to save the children? She came to save their father. I promise you will see in a few seconds how this connects with winemaking. Last Sunday, I randomly hit play on Saving Mr. Banks in Netflix, thinking it was a...

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What does it mean to abide? Lessons from the grapevine.

What does it mean to abide? Lessons from the grapevine.

I'll bet you know the other half of this statement. You've seen it on the front of learning institutions all your life...and in the Bible. I’ll bet you have it memorized even. Try me out. “You shall know the truth… You know the second half. You're saying it in your...

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What the Duck?

I'm watching big snowflakes fall as I write this, wondering what else will fall--or hit the fan--when I make this confession. Four weeks into the new year I am finding words dancing on my tongue that are not standard issue in the workplace… or in the carpool lane. I...

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Are you wishing you could hit “restart” on your year?

Are you wishing you could hit “restart” on your year?

There's nothing we can blame on the holidays. Life is in full swing. If you are like me in years past, though, you'd like to press START one more time. Not this year. There are a few things I left behind in 2018. Every once in a while I find one of them knocking at...

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wisdom on life & work from the blog…

a thousand words

They say a picture is worth a thousand words but  there are so many good words in the world. If you like my blog, you will like my inspiration. Check out my Book Club.