Change This!

Today I was honored to receive news that my Change This proposal has been accepted. The proposal is for the publishing of The Compassionista’s Manifesto – Proposal #276: Compassionista’s Manifesto - A Guide Along Your Journey to Bliss and a Purposeful Life.

In order to be published I need your vote.  Please follow the link above or use the “Vote Now” link below this excerpt.

Are you in need of change? In a bad relationship? Working a job you hate? Feeling empty or unfulfilled? Overwhelmed with responsibilities and obligations? Overloaded with baggage from the past? Wherever you are, you are not alone. This guide will safely navigate you into a welcoming harbor of self-discovery.


Every person has a passion. You deserve to find it and experience the indescribable happiness that comes from embracing your passion and following your dream. My wish is that you understand your power – that you feel the magic that happens when you overcome your fears and become your true self.

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Hire a Girl Scout: The secret to engaged communities, loyal customers, strong leadership… and cookies


During my morning cup of coffee a friend’s photo came across my social feed. A simple stack of brightly colored boxes, her status read:

“Heaven awaited me at work today.”

What followed was a slew of comments – in several different languages… friends, co-workers, and followers all voicing their love of the limited-time-only, highly-coveted Girl Scout Cookie. Thin Mints, Samoas, and Savannah Smiles… these cookies evoke such emotion.

Girl Scout Cookies April Lynne Scott Professional Blog

Photo Credit: Mary McCoy

Honestly, I have never been a big fan of Girl Scout Cookies. I’m not a fan of boxed cookies in general. When I eat cookies, which really isn’t all that often, I want hot, fresh-out-of-the-oven cookies. I just don’t really get it. But knowing the allegiance – no, obsession – everyone else has for these little morsels of goodness I wonder how they’ve created such a loyal following.

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