The real estate in my heart

By Marianne Renner For as far back as I can remember, I’ve been on a journey of personal growth. One of the most powerful ways to grow is to put yourself in the presence of successful people and model their behavior. Some folks define…

How do you know you're a great leader?

5 Traits People Aren't Talking About By Marianne Renner, Leadership Coach, Author, Keynote Speaker   I’ve had the opportunity to ask hundreds of leaders to describe the best leader they’ve ever worked with. Their…

Move from chaos to clarity in 3 simple steps

By Marianne Renner, Leadership Development Coach When my 8-year-old Godson first signed up for t-ball a few years ago, those games were a riot! That little guy stayed so busy out in right field. His first priority was to pick up dirt…

Do you suffer from accountability deficit disorder?

Many leaders I talk with express their frustration with the lack of accountability in their organizations. Whether you’re part of a team or whether you’re a solo-prenuer, accountability is crucial to moving work forward. The number one…

Something I rarely share... re-write your life story

If you’re a regular reader of my emails or blogs, you know that I share a ton about the importance of having the right mindset. I talk a lot about overcoming limiting beliefs, crushing self-doubt and building self-confidence. Oftentimes…

Let your light shine

Recently I’ve had the awesome privilege of helping a client get her new business started. It’s called “Get Your Greatness.” I mean, how cool is that?! I love that name. After all, isn’t that what we all want - to become the person…

Tag, you're it!

Last weekend I had such a blast with my nieces and nephews. It was one of the first nice days that we’ve had this Spring here in the Chicagoland area. We all gathered at my sister’s to celebrate her birthday. So when the kids said,…

It's so hard to decide!

Last week I wrote about how to build up your confidence muscle. And if you are one of the many who feel like your self-confidence could use a boost, then it’s possible that you also struggle with decision-making. Difficulty in making decisions…

I wish I had more confidence!

I often hear people say, “I wish I had more confidence.” Can you relate? Well, what you might not know is that you can get more confidence. And it’s really not that hard. Contrary to what you might think, confidence is not something that…

Are you trying too hard to get what you want?

So many people are struggling like crazy to grow their businesses, elevate their careers or earn more income. Maybe you just can’t seem to land that new customer no matter how hard you try. Perhaps you’ve been passed over for promotion…