Why I’ll never say “I’m busy”, again

I'm busy. Probably my least favourite sentence of 2016, and the pain-point for KD and You's newest theme. For those of you just joining me, welcome to the ANTI-BUSY Revolution. A movement with the hustle and heart to banish busyness to restore productivity and simplicity, to an over-complicated world. Today, much like every day, I [...]

On EPIC Love

EPIC Love. This topic has been playing on my mind for a little while and as per usual, I had to blog it to figure it out. It all stemmed from, -- y'all guessed it -- a  three minute TED Talk by Laura Trice on giving and receiving 'thank you's.  For a list of my favourite TED [...]

Pokemon Go: A Business Coach’s Perspective

Pokemon Go. 15 million downloads worldwide. Worth over $29 million dollars. Exercise in disguise. Tinder's successor. New friendships. Low battery power. Deaths. Marriage Proposals. Has the world gone mad? Maybe I'm behind on the times, or just plain over the hill, but this catching Pokemon business is a THING. People are out catching Pokemon, running [...]

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Which Type of Busy Person Are You?

There are varying levels of busyness and a type of busy person associated with each, but have you ever wondered why some people can handle what's on their plate while others' plates spin out of control? How is it possible that there are single mums working demanding downtown careers with businesses on the side, and [...]

ANTI-Busy Revolution

You're busy? I'm like hey, what's up, hell NO! July 13, 2016: The Anti-Busy Revolution I literally have no idea where I'm going with this but I'm ALL kinds of excited, and ALL kinds of up in its grill. Read more about where the ANTI-BUSY Revolution began → I do not value you" or "I did [...]

Extroversion 101: An Introvert’s Guide

“Hi, I’m Kimberley Dawn, it’s 2011 and I’m a scaredy-pants. I’m terrified to put myself out there and get rejected. I spend days before parties torturing myself with “what-ifs”. I have a pocketful of small talk topics at the ready, and have already pre-assessed room seating for an easy exit.” Sound familiar? I’m an introvert [...]

How I became one of “those people”

When I first started following motivational speakers, life coaches and other entrepreneurs I noticed they shared one thing: these people are disgustingly in love with their lives. I mean DISGUSTINGLY in love with their lives. They reminded me of the first few months of a new relationship.. “No, I love YOU more, no YOU. I [...]

Living with Intention: Goal setting vs. Dreaming

The term “five-year plan” has been dropped into my consciousness a number of times since I hit the big 3-0. When people (mostly those who don’t know me) ask “what is your five year plan?” that I start to panic , “Oh sh*t! Was I supposed to make a five-year plan?”. […]

Shame and Loathing: How I Knew I Needed An Out

When you meet someone new, what one question can you count on being asked? What do you do for work? CRINGE. Every time I was asked, I would cringe. Up until recently, my stock model response had been:  “[sigh] I’m an Executive Assistant.. [awkward pause] .. but it’s not my passion!”  Phew, dodged that bullet. So clearly, [...]

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