Last week, my inner critic piped up again.
I was dreaming about the possibilities for my business, and how I can deeply serve my clients who have a powerful story to tell.
This happens every time I take a step outside my comfort zone.
It asks me the same question over and over:
"Who do you think you are??
We all struggle with the voice of our inner critic, so that's why I hopped on Facebook Live to chat about Three Easy Steps you can take to quiet your inner critic.
The number one job of the inner critic is this: TO PROTECT YOU. It doesn't understand subtleties. All it knows is SURVIVAL.
So you have to work with it. Coax it a little. Then it will back down and you can move forward with being awesome.
Then, follow these three steps:
I asked my viewers to share some of their ideas, here's a sampling:
What about YOU? I'd love to hear your alternate job assignments for your Inner Critic.
Please share in the comments below!
And if you'd like some extra help taming your inner critic, there's still time to sign up for coaching in 2016. I have limited slots open for entrepreneurial women who want a safe, supportive space to write their powerful story to share on their website, from the stage, or in a book. This could be your next big adventure! Consider it an early year-end gift for yourself and your business.
Author and Branding Consultant
I am passionate about helping mission-centered business owners share their message through compelling written and visual content. I offer
personalized coaching programs designed to help my clients tap their inner wisdom, craft their message, and reach their ideal customers.
My memoir, What I Gave to the Fire, is available in both print and Kindle formats on Amazon.com.