Here are some kind words from women who have been where you are…
“María has taught me how to get busy living.”
“I now have greater insight into myself to redefine my goals … with tangible steps to achieve them.”
“… she helped me to feel more secure in moving forward.”
“I am now empowered to regain the balance I lost …”
“… I began to feel stronger and more confident than I had ever felt in my life.”
You are not alone!
I’ve been where you are…
I lived through major shifts in my life over and over again and became hardened to how I was feeling.
Many of these unexpected life events happened during my decades-long corporate management career. I felt compelled to stuff my emotions deeply just to get through the day. Most of the time, I didn’t know what I was feeling. I just kept on going, wearing a mask and a suit of armor to protect me, conditioning myself by pretending everything is fine—going through the motions.
Until this one time, something within me broke and I couldn’t summon the resiliency to keep plowing through.
When I hit rock-bottom, I had no choice but to reach for help. It was my turning point.
There are times when everyone needs a trusted hand to find the way back after being derailed. The woman who reached out her hand to me saved my life. She paid it forward, and I am paying it back.
As a result, I’m inspired to help other women thrive, as I have learned to because I am proof that it is possible.
I encourage women like you to give themselves permission to rediscover who they are now, after an event has abruptly changed them. They get to take off the mask they hide behind and begin to create a vibrant life which supports them where they are today and where they want to go.
Together, we create an environment that allows you to step back into your life fully, with more clarity and confidence.
You regain resiliency while putting tools in your treasure chest which will keep you from getting derailed ever again.
That’s what I call thriving!
From Darkness to Light — Learning to Adapt to Change & Move Through Transition
One question I’m often asked is, “Why is change so hard?” Some welcome change for the opportunities it brings, while others duck and take cover. And sometimes it just depends on how big the change is before we decide how to react.
It’s human nature to fear the unknown. We’re taught that being in control comes with a sense of safety and security. Yet there is so much that happens in life that we can’t control.
A major life event that turns your world upside down can lead you into darkness. Some describe it as a black hole—where there is no light—or a dark tunnel, where you can see light at both ends. They’re certain they don’t want to go back to where they came from, but aren’t sure how to move forward to the light.
This book will teach you what I know about change and transition, the difference between them, and the choices we get to make when change happens. It’s my hope that as we begin to shine the light, it may open your heart and mind to new possibilities that come through change and transition.