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104. The 10 Lies and Excuses Holding You Back in Business and Life

June 26, 20222 min read

“Not only are bloggers suckers for the remarkable, so are the people who read blogs .” - Seth Godin


Let's get real, you've used an excuse or two throughout your entrepreneurial journey.

You know those little lies we tell ourselves like, I’m not ready, I need more experience, After the kids go back to school, when the economy is better, after I lose 10 pounds….. And these little lies are so easy to believe. Let’s face it, those lies are just keeping you small, safe and not in the arena.

As a Master Coach, I’ve got a radar for these excuses and lies. I can hear them a mile away. You may not recognize them and that’s why I point them out to my clients, so they can see their blind spot.

In this episode, I’ll be sharing 10 of the numerous lies and excuses that even I, myself, have used from time to time. In hindsight, it was a form of procrastination and keeping myself hidden from the judgment. Maybe you’ll see yourself in this episode as I walk you through these excuses and lies we tell ourselves.

You will learn:

  • To identify these lies and excuses and why we are using it

  • Why we tell these lies to ourselves

  • When to stop using these excuses and start learning speaking skills to help you move forward with your business

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