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Trust gut feelings above all else, Kelly Rudolph

Feeling Disrespected? Know When To Walk Away… Literally [VIDEO]

True friends respect your boundaries. It can hurt when someone doesn’t like you. Logically, you know you can’t please everyone — although you’ve probably tried and failed like the rest of us. If so, welcome to the party! Personal boundaries based on your values are the best way to determine who you want in your life and who […]

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Truly Happy Life

A Truly Happy Life Requires These 4 Secret Ingredients

  Cook up some delicious joy. Although what defines a ‘truly happy life’ is relative, we all want one. Does ‘true happiness’ ever seem like a far-fetched possibility to you though? Like a rigged carnival game that keeps you striving for an unattainable prize? Maybe you finally get one area of your life smoothed out when another area starts to wobble. Striving for happiness can […]

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What Do YAHOO!, Toxic Friendships & You Have In Common?

“Friendships have an expiration date. Some of those dates are after our own although most are before.” – Kelly Rudolph In October of 2014 a “friend” I’d stood behind and been supportive of turned on me. In addition to the friendship her toxic behavior and false accusations ended, she was influential in a group I […]

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YourTango Experts

How Do I Stop Being Such A People Pleaser? [Video]

Are you a people pleaser? Do you find yourself constantly doing things for other people “so they like you?” How do you get over being a constant martyr? YourTango Experts (including me!) discuss. Are you a People Pleaser and want to take your life back? Some people pleasing comes inherent with personality styles and some […]

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Communicate Clearly | Positive Women Rock

Communication – Clarity And Personal Boundaries Are Key For Positive Women

When it comes to communication, clarity is key for positive women and so are personal boundaries! I’m not sure which came first, women who say they are “FINE!” and mean otherwise or people who play power and control games with words – not saying what they really mean – leaving you and me to figure […]

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