Articles by Maxie McCoy
3 questions to handle feeling super down
Sometimes life and the world can feel heavy. Here are three questions you should ask yourself when you are feeling super down.
Why the idea of ‘the big leap’ is total nonsense
You don’t have to risk it all immediately to get what you’re hoping for. A big leap doesn’t guarantee you getting to your desired future faster.
Why small and boring plans will change your life
I know that big-picture thinking gets all the glory.
Never say never. Unless it’s these 8 things I’ll never repeat
I know. Never is a long time. But barring all momentary lapse of memories, intuition, or good judgment, I’ll never repeat these again.
Unmet goals: A meditation meltdown
We hear the hype all the time: “Ten minutes of meditation a day keeps the doctor away.”
How speaking up changed my financial future
Are you talking to anyone about money?
3 ways to respond to curveballs you didn’t see coming
Often a change of plans is what’s needed to get to exactly where we need to be. Life throws a lot of curveballs and this is how you deal with them.
Totally unsure about something? Do this now (like right now)
You need to start talking to your future self.
How to actually move on (from anything)
In order to move forward, you have to move on. And in order to move on, you have to let go. You can only get so far with your leash still on.
15 tiny ways to have a much better day
A day is just an ordinary day. We live so many of them. Sunrise to sundown, these days can feel long as hell. And these days can also feel so drudgingly slow, like they’ll never actually end. But what does it look like for an ordinary day to feel so damn full?
The one choice all wildly powerful people make
Powerful people, which isn’t about authority or leadership or success or status (although it can often go hand-in-hand with all of these things), show their power because they’re able to show you yours.
Rage! Why it can be a good thing (seriously)
So if you’re feeling RAGE, feel it. Ask what’s going on. Eventually, you’ll get clarity. You just might have to get a little angry first.
It’s time to halt the hustle and open your heart
Every day you’re hustlin'. Every day you try to get farther. Isn’t there a better way? There is. Drop the hustle and return to your heart.
Searching for greatness? 15 humans you need in your personal treasure chest
These are the 15 people that have hands down changed everything for me. Fill your treasure chest with these humans and you’ll have a life you never believed possible.