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Feel like you “can’t” take a break from your work… or your life? Read THIS.

Feel like you “can’t” take a break from your work… or your life? Read THIS.

“Susan, for the past several weeks, you’ve expressed that you’re completely exhausted and burnt out from your work. It sounds like you are craving a break.   Why not take the weekend off and head out to a quiet place, like a cabin in the woods?   I know someone who owns the perfect spot….

What nobody tells you about being a life coach (the dark… and the light).

What nobody tells you about being a life coach (the dark... and the light).

I can find something to love about just about every person I meet.   (Well… OK. Almost.)   But when I meet someone who has devoted his or her life to “public service” — whether through teaching, healing, philanthropy, solving problems through entrepreneurship, counseling or mentoring — that person gets flagged as “Extra Fabulous Fo’…

“But I caaaaaan’t!” 3 questions to help you move through annoying resistance & stuckness.

“But I caaaaaan’t!” 3 questions to help you move through annoying resistance & stuckness.

  Last week, I wrote about the 7 signs that indicate you’re on the right path.   But sometimes, even when all the signs are firing away on full blast… even when your body is telling you, “Yes! This is SO the right choice”… even when everything is lining up perfectly and the universe is…

7 magical, tingly, surefire signs that your idea is a GO.

7 magical, tingly, surefire signs that your idea is a GO.

“Should I go? Or not?” “Is this right? Or not?” “Maybe it’ll be great… I don’t know!” If you’re not feeling certain about a big decision — like taking a trip to a foreign country, or hiring a consultant, or changing careers, or moving to a new city — here are 7 powerful signs to…

I don’t care if you like it.

I don't care if you like it.

SLAM!   The front door banged shut, rattling the entire house.   My teenage daughter Emily stormed into my bedroom, full of fire and vinegar, bursting to tell me what had just happened.   “You will NOT believe this,” she began.   Emily is a bold punk rocker who plays bass guitar in an all-girl…

Depressed because your business isn’t making any money, yet? Read this. (Then, make your choice.)

Depressed because your business isn’t making any money, yet? Read this. (Then, make your choice.)

Not long ago, one brave woman posted something that made a lot of professional coaches want to violently hurl an iced latte at their computer screens.   Her message?   If you want to be a life coach, great! But don’t quit your day job.   (Because you probably won’t make enough money to survive….

Think it’s all been said before? Keep talking, anyway.

Think it’s all been said before? Keep talking, anyway.

“Life can be hard. People tell you that it gets better once you graduate from high school, but let me tell you … sometimes, it gets darker before it gets better.” The punk-rockstar spoke into the mic. My teenagers paid rapt attention, hanging on every word. “But no matter how dark it gets, you can…

Enrollment open for 72 hours!

Enrollment open for 72 hours!

Own It: Work your style. Make your mark.   Own It is an online course for women who are tired of living life… like it's a dress rehearsal. (Newsflash: it's not.)   Join two outspoken women – Melody Biringer, founder of CRAVE and Urban Campfire, and Susan Hyatt, a master life coach, as featured on national TV and in O,…

This is my body. You got a problem with that?

This is my body. You got a problem with that?

Last week I was at Urban Campfire. This is what I told them…. This is a story about a bright summer day, out on the lake with my family.   On that day, I decided to wear a bikini… and I took a picture of myself wearing that bikini… and posted that picture on Facebook….

How to ruin your business in 90 days or less

How to ruin your business in 90 days or less

Girlfriend:   Are you tired of running a successful business?   Sick of this whole “making money doing what I love” bullsh*t?   Trying to disappoint your clients + sabotage all of your projects, but feeling frustrated because it’s taking soooo long?   I’ve got your back!   Here are my top 10 tips on…

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